Porcupine Mountains


Michigan's largest state park, Porcupine Mts. Wilderness (Porkies), a designated wilderness of old growth hemlock, hardwood forests, wildlife & waterfalls.

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Whitetail deer on the ski trail today enjoying the sunny blue skies and the piled up snow! Groomer Rick it out on the trails today laying tracks!

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Winter is half over! GO - Get Outdoors and capture it's magic!

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Waterfalls can be beautiful this time of the year with the January thaw we just had. Take time out to explore this wintertime event!

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There is plenty of things to do in the northwoods this weekend! Take time to GO - Get Outdoors!

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Have you ever seen a frozen waterfal up close? Take time out and visit the Porkies Presque Isle River for these and more spectacular winter waterfall experiences! Very COOL!

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Happy New Year all you snow enthusiasts! Check out our Porkies SNOW FUN REPORT on this link for this weekend!

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A whopping 18 to 24+ inches of snow has blanketed the Porkies in the past 24 hours! A winter storm warning is in effect for tonight through Thursday for a potential of an additional 15 + inches! The Downhill ski area is tentatively set to open on Dec 19

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Porkies has been voted on of the top 10 state parks in the nation and has one of the top 10 hiking trails (North Country Trail) in the nation running through the park! See www.americasbestonline.com and click on state parks and click on hiking trails! :

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GET YOUR 1/2 PRICE MUSIC FEST WEEKEND TICKETS THIS SATURDAY, DEC 5th! ONE DAY ONLY.... www.porkiesfestival.org ... also on sale at the ski hill during the 1/2 price season pass this SATURDAY! Don't miss this opportunity!

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Winter weather advisory today through Friday for up to 15 inches of snow! Dec 5th is 1/2 price season pass sale day.... for info go to www.skitheporkies.com

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Fall clouds move over the park yesterday afternoon as waves crash into Union Bay beach.

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Large waves crash into Union Bay as an early autumn storm passes through our area yesterday and today. Sunny skies in the forcast for the next couple of days!

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Take a walk back in time expoloring the old Nonesuch mining ruins! Mining in the region continues today, although Nonesuch was abandoned long ago.

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Thimbleberry blossoms are found along this trailhead as well as numerous waterfalls! Watch for berries in July! YUM

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The thimbleberry blossoms are beautiful this time of the year...today's blossoms.

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Turkeys in this mornings light! Turkeys came to the Porkies about 2 years ago.......

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64 degrees today! A waterfall along the nature trail.....

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Union Bay Boat Launch is in! It is a beautiful day on the bay! :)

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After the storm, the sunset last night was brilliant! The temps to rise today to 70 degrees, flooding may by possible.

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