Located about 2.5 hours north of Indianapolis, Indiana Dunes National Lakeshore is a vacation destination you don’t want to miss. You can easily rent an RV from Greenwood RV Rentals & Sales in Indy and be on your way to a few days of sand, sun, water, and outdoor fun. Here’s a bit about what you can do at Indiana Dunes.

Outdoor Recreation

If you’ve never been to Indiana Dunes, you won’t believe you’re still in Indiana. (Just check out the video below!) These sand hills provide unique outdoor recreational opportunities for all visitors. Nestled up against Lake Michigan, you can enjoy 15 miles worth of sand and water fun as well as more than 70 miles of hiking, biking, and other outdoor activities in dune and forest areas. Indiana Dunes State Park also offers additional recreational opportunities, including swimming, fishing, birding, hiking, and camping.

Nearby Attractions

Indiana Dunes National Lakeshore is not far from other Indiana and Michigan beaches and coastal towns to explore. Plus, the area has a rich history, and many local artistic and cultural attractions give you a glimpse into years gone by. You can also find many unique, nearby eateries for dining and nightlife, in case you decide to extend your stay or get off the sand dunes.


Indiana Dunes State Park has a campground open for public use. The campground accommodates both tent and RV rental campsites, all of which are complete with electricity. If you plan to bring a motorhome rental, the campground has a water fill station, dump station, and camp store to stock up on necessities. You may also take advantage of the campground play area and access to nature trails.

Indianapolis residents planning a trip to the Indiana Dunes may decide to rent an RV and stay a few days at the campground. Greenwood RV Rentals & Sales has many different travel trailer rental and RV rental options at affordable rates. Check out our motorhome rental deals, and contact us at (317) 413-0817 to rent an RV today.