Porcupine Mountains Wilderness State Park

33303 Headquarters Road,
Ontonagon, MI 49953
Accessible Features
Open Year-Round
Motorcoach Parking

At roughly 60,000 acres, Porcupine Mountains Wilderness State Park is Michigan’s largest state park and one of the few remaining large wilderness areas in the Midwest. It's home to a 35,000-acre old-growth forest, roaring waterfalls, miles of rivers and streams, more than 90 miles of hiking trails, a modern and rustic campground, backcountry camping, the Lake Superior shoreline and unrivaled vistas. Great Lakes beach safety.

The park boasts many popular natural attractions, including Lake of the Clouds (with an accessible viewing area), the scenic Presque Isle River corridor. Other attractions include the Summit Peak observation tower, Porcupine Mountains Ski Area, an 18-hole disc golf course and much more.

Park visitors at the Lake of the Clouds scenic overlook
Chair lift on the ski hill
Porcupine Mountains relief map in the visitor center
A forest pathway at Porcupine Mountains.
Rocky shoreline of Lake Superior.
Kids playing in the water.
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