Winter Backpacking in the Porkies

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Winter Backpacking in the Porkies
Created On: Jan 16, 2007
Last Edited On: Mar 12, 2009

Hooray for winter!!!

Here are a few shots taken on a two day backpacking excursion in the Porcupine Mountains in January was a great experience!

video from above the lake of the clouds:

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The Official Porkies Website


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samh - Sep 6, 2008 5:10 pm - Voted 10/10


One of my favorite backpacking trips was into the Porkies in February, 2007.


stinkycheezman33 - Sep 15, 2008 9:35 pm - Hasn't voted

Re: Agreed

well, then you were there not too long after we were. what a great place! have you been there in summer? or fall? it is such a beautiful area...


samh - Sep 29, 2008 8:24 pm - Voted 10/10

Summer and Winter

I've visited the Porkies twice. February 2007 (as I mentioned above) and then again in I believe May of 2008. In May a buddy and I did a nice backpacking trip in which we checked out the majority of the ecosystem. One could backpack there for probably four or five days and get a great feel for the whole place.


stinkycheezman33 - Sep 30, 2008 3:47 pm - Hasn't voted

Re: Summer and Winter

indeed there's a lot to do in that park. i spent a week there a couple years ago, and only saw people near the really popular areas like lake of the clouds. other than that, it was rivers, trees and lake superior. beautiful area!

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