Palms Book State Park

Palms Brook State Park - Great Getaways


Palms Brook State Park - Great Getaways

Snowmobiling at Palms Book State Park. Clip from Great Getaways television program.

12284

Palm Book State Park

Palms Book is a rewarding side trip for the vacationer touring the Upper Peninsula, for here can be seen one of Michigan's alluring natural attractions -- Kitch-iti-kipi, The Big Spring. Two hundred feet across, the 40-foot deep Kitch-iti-kipi is Michigan's largest freshwater spring. Over 10,000 gallons a minute gush from fissures in the underlying limestone. The flow continues throughout the year at a constant 45 degree Fahrenheit. By means of a self-operated observation raft, visitors are guided to vantage points overlooking fascinating underwater features and fantasies. Ancient tree trunks, lime-encrusted branches and fat trout appear suspended in nothingness as they slip through crystal waters far below. Clouds of sand kept in constant motion by gushing waters create ever-changing shapes and forms, a challenge to the imagination of young and old alike.

Palm Book State Park

Contact Information

Address

RT 2 Box 2500

Manistique, MI 49854

Driving Directions

Phone: (906) 341-2355

Location of Palms Book State Park

Map of Michigan

Manistique Weather

Now
CLOUDY
37°F
CLOUDY, humidity 70%, barometer 30.39,
wind 8 mph NNW
Friday
Some sun, then clouds and cold with snow
34°F | 30°F
Some sun, then clouds and cold with snow
Saturday
Breezy; morning snow, then a shower
42°F | 28°F
Breezy; morning snow, then a shower
Sunday
Mainly cloudy
38°F | 26°F
Mainly cloudy
Monday
Chilly with variable clouds
41°F | 27°F
Chilly with variable clouds
Tuesday
Mostly cloudy and chilly
43°F | 33°F
Mostly cloudy and chilly

Provided by Accuweather.com
Google