Be prepared for LOTS of traffic and long lines to park the morning of the event. All competitors and spectators are asked to park in downtown Glen Arbor and use provided shuttle service, or park either the “Dune Climb” parking lot, the “North” lot, or the “South” lot – no parking is allowed at the event site or on the side of the road (Park regulations). There will be handicap parking available at the event site.
Shuttle service begins at 6am.
-Participants can park in the overflow “South” lot of the Dune Climb, BUT they must be out of the lot by 12:30pm.
-Participants can park in the field office “North” lot north of the Dune Climb.
-Dune lot is open for parking. We ask that you please use the North lot and South lot first.
-If all parking is full at North, South, and Dune lots, please park downtown Glen Arbor and take the shuttle from the M22 shop or ride your bike.
-We encourage those who would like to warm up before the race to park downtown Glen Arbor and ride their bike the 3 miles to the event site.
-A $10 Park Entrance Pass is required per vehicle. For racers and spectators entering the park on foot, bicycle, or motorcycle, the entrance fee is $5.00 per person for anyone 16 years of age or older. Everyone participating in the race or observing as a spectator must have a pass. Passes can be purchased at the Dune Climb Entrance Station, Visitor Center in Empire or at the M22 Store in Glen Arbor. IT IS STRONGLY RECOMMENDED THAT YOU BUY YOUR PASS AHEAD OF TIME.
-All volunteers please park anywhere downtown Glen Arbor and take the shuttle from the M22 shop to the event site. 6298 Western Ave. (M22) in Glen Arbor, MI
-Vehicles parked on the Sleeping Bear Dunes National Lakeshore property will need to purchase and entrance pass. Passes can be purchased at the registration check-in at the M22 store in Glen Arbor, or at the National Park headquarters in Empire, or at the Dune Climb parking area.