Secret Dunie Trail

Welcome to the Secret Dunie Trail!

Please note: You are welcome to still go on the secret dunie trail. We will also have Dunie member only contests — coming soon!

You will have one year to complete this challenge, but the sooner you do it, the sooner you get a prize!

How will it work?
You will need to take photos at different places in the dunes. If you go to all ten spots you get a prize!

How will you share your photos?
Upload your photos below, or you can group them all together, post them on instagram and hashtag #digthedunes. Just make sure you account is public, or message us and tell us to follow you so we can see your photos.

Grab a photo of the trail head sign. Go inside the Douglas Center and take a photo of any exhibit for your bonus point.
Take a photo of the view from Mt. Baldy, then stop at any MICHIGAN CITY restaurant that’s in our cool digs directory(link to directory)  and take a photo of the sign or food/drink for a bonus point.
Take a photo of your favorite trail at the Indiana Dunes State Park. Then take a photo of your favorite trail in the National Park!
Find a Shirley Heinze Land Trust preserve and take a photo of the sign at the trailhead. Find two for a bonus point.
Head to the Galien River Walk and take a photo from the viewing deck. Head to any of the Michigan Breweries or wineries in our cool digs directory for an extra point.
Take a photo of your favorite beach for one point, take a photo of your favorite brewery in NWI or SW MIchigan for another.
Grab a photo of the Beverly Shores Marsh and Bird Watching area, get the Bartlett’s sign right off of hwy 12 for your bonus point
Hit Coffee Creek trails and take a photo of the sign. Stop in any CHESTERTON restaurant, coffee shop or shop that is in the Cool Digs directory (link) and get an extra point
Take a photo in one of the Uptown Arts District shops in our directory for an extra point.
Let’s see a photo of the Acorn Theater sign in three oaks. Stop in Journeyman or Staymaker for a bonus. 

Make sure to tell your Dunes loving friends to grab their DUNIE membership today! Not only do you get to join us on the secret trail, but you get 10% off at all sorts of places (like Burn ‘Em and Beach Bums and Quaker Steak and Red Cup), you get 10% off Dig the Dunes merch and select events, 4 Dunie meet-ups, a cool dunie sticker and your name on our Dunie Page!

Purchase Dunie Membership Here.

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