Porcupine Mountains Wilderness State Park (Porkies)

Porcupine Mountains Wilderness State Park (Porkies)

Three miles west of Silver City on M-107. Towering virgin timber, secluded lakes and miles of wild rivers and streams in 60,000 acres. Modern and rustic camping, rustic cabins, yurts and Kaug Wudjoo Lodge. Camp on the shore of Lake Superior and enjoy sunsets from your site. 90 miles of foot trails. The Park is the home of the Porcupine Mountains Ski Area with a 640' vertical drop, long tree-lined runs and great views. Alpine ski area, 42km of power tilled, double track set cross-country ski trails, snowshoeing and snowmobiling. The North Country Trail includes 23 miles within the state park and also mountain biking trails. Visitor Center. Chalet offers ski and snowboard rentals, pro shop and cafeteria. Canoe, kayak rentals. Enjoy scenic vistas, waterfalls, old growth forest. The entire park is open to hunting during established seasons with a few exceptions. It is designated as an official Michigan Wildlife Viewing Area.

Porcupine Mountains State Park (DNR)

Contact Information

Address

33303 Headquarters Road

Ontonagon, MI 49953

Driving Directions

Reservations: (800) 447-2757

Phone: (906) 885-5275

Fax: (906) 885-5277

Location of Porcupine Mountains Wilderness State Park (Porkies)

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Ontonagon Weather

Now
SUNNY
59°F
SUNNY, humidity 82%, barometer 30.17,
wind 4 mph NW
Friday
A thunderstorm in spots this afternoon
73°F | 58°F
A thunderstorm in spots this afternoon
Saturday
Clouds breaking and a couple of t-storms
74°F | 54°F
Clouds breaking and a couple of t-storms
Sunday
Variable clouds with showers; cooler
64°F | 49°F
Variable clouds with showers; cooler
Monday
Partly sunny
67°F | 51°F
Partly sunny
Tuesday
Clouds and sun with a shower or two
72°F | 54°F
Clouds and sun with a shower or two

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Porcupine Mountains Wilderness State Park (Porkies) Events

Porcupine Mountains Music Festival - Silver City

Date: 08/22/14 - 08/24/14