Saturday, September 30th:
10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Mac Wood’s Dune Rides will open May 12th - September 30th for the 2023 season.

Season Dates

May 12th – May 26th

10:00 am - 4:00 pm

May 27th & 28th (Memorial Weekend)

9:30 am - 7:00 pm

May 29th – June 2nd

9:30 am - 4:00 pm

June 3rd

9:30 am - 6:00 pm

June 4th – June 9th

9:30 am - 4:00 pm

June 10th

9:30 am - 6:00 pm

June 11th – June16th

9:30 am - 4:00 pm

June 17th

9:30 am - 6:00 pm

June 18th – June 23rd

9:30 am - 4:00 pm

June 24th – June 29th

9:30 am - 6:00 pm

June 30th – July 3rd

9:30 am - 8:00 pm

July 4th – July 6th

9:30 am - 6:00 pm

July 7th – July 8th

9:30 am - 8:00 pm

July 9th – July 13th

9:30 am - 6:00 pm

July 14th – July 15th

9:30 am - 8:00 pm

July 16th – July 20th

9:30 am - 6:00 pm

July 21st – July 22nd

9:30 am - 8:00 pm

July 23rd – July 27th

9:30 am - 6:00 pm

July 28th – July 29th

9:30 am - 8:00 pm

July 30th – August 4th

9:30 am - 6:00 pm

August 5th

9:30 am - 8:00 pm

August 6th – August 11th

9:30 am - 6:00 pm

August 12th

9:30 am - 8:00 pm

August 13th – August 19th

9:30 am - 6:00 pm

August 20th – September 1st

9:30 am - 4:00 pm

September 2nd & 3rd (Labor Day Weekend)

9:30 am - 7:00 pm

September 4th (Labor Day)

9:30 am - 4:00 pm

September 5th – September 30th

10:00 am - 4:00 pm
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We may have to close some days due to weather conditions. For example: Very high winds and or constant heavy rains.
Our Rates*
Age 12+
$25.00
Age 3-11
$15.00
Age 2 & Under
Free

*Rates subject to change.

About the Ride

Since 1930, Mac Wood’s has provided you with a safe, fun-filled 7 mile dune tour ride lasting about 40 minutes. You are hosted by knowledgeable drivers who understand the history and environment of the constantly changing sand mountains. A Mac Wood’s Dune Ride is a thrilling experience! To climb to the summit and see spread in all directions such a vast panorama is breathtaking! Glide down the sweeps into the valleys, drive past sparkling Silver Lake, and see Lake Michigan’s lovely beach! Visitors of all ages enjoy the exciting, scenic rides. We are accessible to the mobility impaired. Come anytime! We only take reservations for charter bus tours and school groups.

Bring your camera or video and sunglasses!

You’ll want to visit and photograph this magnificent natural wonder again and again! You will also want to visit the Dune Mountain Gift Shop at Mac Wood’s, the largest gift shop in Silver Lake, featuring souvenirs, gifts, shirts, toys, light snacks and much more!