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Recommended Routes in Porcupine Mountains State Park - 3

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Favorite The Big Carp River.
Intermediate/Difficult

Porcupine Mountains Wilderness Loop

21.2 mi 34.1 km 1,463' Up 445.88 m Up 1,444' Down 440.21 m Down

Ontonagon, MI
Favorite Enjoy beautiful fall colors at Lake of the Clouds.
Difficult

Porcupine Mountains Traverse

26.5 mi 42.6 km 2,595' Up 790.9 m Up 2,624' Down 799.65 m Down

Ontonagon, MI
Favorite The Big Carp River.
Difficult

Porcupine Mountains Scenic Wilderness Loop

23.5 mi 37.8 km 1,614' Up 491.93 m Up 1,617' Down 492.81 m Down

Wakefield, MI

Porcupine Mountains State Park Hiking

  • 125 Miles 201 Kilometers of Trail
  • 3 Recommended Routes
  • 5 Easy Trails Easy Trails
  • 11 Intermediate Trails Intermediate Trails
  • 3 Difficult Trails Difficult Trails
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Trails in Porcupine Mountains State Park - 16

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4.3 mi 6.9 km #1North Mirror Lake Trail
Intermediate/Difficult
Ontonagon, MI
Intermediate/Difficult
Ontonagon, MI
4.7 mi 7.6 km #2Little Carp River Trail
Intermediate
Wakefield, MI
Intermediate
Wakefield, MI
4.0 mi 6.4 km #3Cross Trail
Intermediate/Difficult
Wakefield, MI
Intermediate/Difficult
Wakefield, MI
8.1 mi 13.1 km #4Big Carp River Trail
Intermediate
Wakefield, MI
Intermediate
Wakefield, MI
3.8 mi 6.2 km #5Escarpment Trail
Intermediate
Ontonagon, MI
Intermediate
Ontonagon, MI 14 
6.6 mi 10.6 km #6Government Peak Trail
Intermediate
Ontonagon, MI
Intermediate
Ontonagon, MI
2.9 mi 4.6 km #7Correction Line Trail
Intermediate
Wakefield, MI
Intermediate
Wakefield, MI
2.7 mi 4.3 km #8South Mirror Lake Trail
Easy/Intermediate
Wakefield, MI
Easy/Intermediate
Wakefield, MI
0.9 mi 1.5 km #9Summit Peak Trail
Difficult
Wakefield, MI
Difficult
Wakefield, MI
3.0 mi 4.8 km #10Overlook Trail
Intermediate/Difficult
Ontonagon, MI
Intermediate/Difficult
Ontonagon, MI

Photos of Porcupine Mountains State Park - 21

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Stream crossing  on the Carp River Trail
Apr 22, 2015 near Wakefield, MI
Lake of the Clouds from the Mirror Lake Trail
Apr 22, 2015 near Ontonagon, MI
The Big Carp River.
May 28, 2015 near Ontonagon, MI
The Big Carp River comes alive in the fall.
Feb 17, 2017 near Ontonagon, MI
Enjoy beautiful fall colors at Lake of the Clouds.
Feb 17, 2017 near Ontonagon, MI
Sunset
May 30, 2022 near Wakefield, MI
Mirror Lake Site #3
May 30, 2022 near Wakefield, MI
Sunset at #13 Lone Rock
May 30, 2022 near Wakefield, MI