Lantern Lit Ski Trail

Porcupine Mountains Wilderness State Park
33303 Headquarters Road,
Ontonagon, MI 49953-9087

Join the Park Interpreter for a one-mile looped trail that will be lit by over 70 lanterns. Along this trail you will encounter a wintery Lake Superior and also a warming shelter that will have a bonfire and refreshments available to enjoy. This is rated as an easy difficulty trail and it is recommended that you bring a flashlight of some sort just in case. Skiing, snowshoeing and walking are all welcome on the trail. Meet at the trailhead across from the Ski Hill driveway.

This fun winter event will occur December - February on the following dates from 6-9 p.m.:

*December 26, 28 and 31

*January 4, 11, 18 and 25

*February 1, 8, 15, 22 and 29

For more information about Porcupine Mountains Wilderness State Park, please call 906-885-5275.

A Recreation Passport is required for vehicle entry into Michigan state parks. To make a camping reservation, visit or call 1-800-447-2757.

Please Note: Dates occasionally change and events may be canceled due to inclement weather and other reasons. Please call the park to confirm dates/times prior to your arrival.

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DNR, Porcupine Mountains, Lantern Lit Snowshoeing
Event Dates
January 31, 2020
6:00 PM to 9:00 PM
February 1, 2020
6:00 PM to 9:00 PM
February 2, 2020
6:00 PM to 9:00 PM
February 3, 2020
6:00 PM to 9:00 PM
February 4, 2020
6:00 PM to 9:00 PM
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