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.

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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
CLOUDS AND SUN
40°F
CLOUDS AND SUN, humidity 65%, barometer 30.29,
wind 9 mph ESE
Saturday
Chilly with some sun
42°F | 37°F
Chilly with some sun
Sunday
Mostly cloudy and milder with a shower
49°F | 35°F
Mostly cloudy and milder with a shower
Monday
A morning shower; clouds and sun
50°F | 33°F
A morning shower; clouds and sun
Tuesday
Showers of rain and snow in the morning
46°F | 27°F
Showers of rain and snow in the morning
Wednesday
Partly sunny
48°F | 32°F
Partly sunny

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