Nordhouse Dunes Wilderness - Nurnberg Trailhead

Near Free Soil, Michigan

Nordhouse Dunes Wilderness - Nurnberg Trailhead does not offer reservations through Please take a look at the area details below for more information about visiting this location. Enjoy your visit!


Nurnberg Trailhead is one of two primary points of access to the Nordhouse Dunes Wilderness Area. This popular trailhead offers a 24-vehicle parking lot, picnic sites, a newly installed automated fee collection station, interpretive signage, and invasive species shoe cleaning stations. This trailhead is not lit.

This trailhead offers access to a Nationally Designated Wilderness Area, please familiarize yourself with the enforced regulations and restrictions for use while recreating in this year. Leave No Trace and reduction of invasive species efforts are encouraged to ensure this area for future generations.

NOTE:  Lake Michigan Recreation Area site trailhead offers 60 parking spaces and additional amenities to day use visitors.


Nordhouse Dunes Wilderness Area (pdf)