About Ogden Dunes
You get the town of Ogden Dunes, a small lakeside residential community and popular vacation town just outside of Michigan City in Northwest Indiana.
Ogden Dunes is known for many things, including its scenic location within the Indiana Dunes National Lakeshore, which encompasses 15,000 acres and spans nearly 25 miles. Featuring pristine sand, swimming, boating, fishing and hiking, it is one of the most popular beaches in the Midwest.
The town is also home to a number of parks, which feature soccer fields, basketball courts, playground equipment, picnic tables, outdoor grills, tennis courts, and a walking trail that cuts through the town and connects to the Indiana Dunes.
Homes in Ogden Dunes range from lakeside cottages, beachside bungalows and larger, more modern single-family homes.
Ogden Dunes students are served by the Portage Township School System, which is comprised: eight elementary schools, two middle schools and Portage High School.
Although no commercial airports are located in the area, Gary/Chicago International airport is only a short drive away, and O’Hare and Midway International Airports are within an hour. Coach USA offers coach transportation to airports, in Chicago, South Bend and Notre Dame. Interstate 94 and the Indiana Toll Road make transportation throughout the Midwest easily accessible, and the South Shore Rail Line provides train service from nearby Michigan City between Chicago and South Bend.