Sleeping Bear Dunes - Valley View Trail

This trail is good for Hiking

  • Length: 1.12 mi
  • Surface: Natural
  • Organization: Sleeping Bear Dunes National Lakeshore
  • Trail Website:

The Valley View Trail provides access to Valley View Backcountry Camp. The trail is uphill to the campground and is of moderate difficulty overall. Round trip from the trailhead to the campground is a little less than 3 miles. Check out for more trail information and a detailed map.


Note: Not all sections of each trail are approved for every activity listed for the trail as a whole. Please click on individual trail sections to see approved activities for that section.

Map Legend

  • Trail Head
  • Historical Site
  • Beach
  • Natural Feature
  • Campground
  • Park
  • Cultural Interest
  • Scenic View
  • Educational Interest
  • Visitor Center
  • Emergency Care
  • Water Access
  • Fishing
  • Wildlife or Nature Viewing
  • Trail Friendly Business


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