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Scenic Porcupine Mountains State Park,
Upper Peninsula Michigan

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Manabezho Falls - Porcupine Mountains

While the flow of water over the waterfalls on the Presque Isle River within the Porkies slows considerably in the late summer and fall (as shown above), they remain enchanting.

Boardwalk along Presque Isle River

A boardwalk runs adjacent
to the river between the watefalls.








Lake of the Clouds Porcupine Mountains
A fall view of the Lake of the Clouds and the overlook. The leaves were just beginning to change in this picture. Big Carp River Porcupine Mountains

Right. A scenic view of the Big Carp River as it winds its way from the Lake of the Clouds to Lake Superior.

Piorcupine Mountains Scenic Overlook

The Lake of the Clouds Scenic Overlook gives almost a 270 degree view of the Porkies Mountains and Valleys.



Porcupine Mountains Sunrise

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A "Porkies" sunrise from the rock ledge shoreline adjacent to the Union Bay campground.

Morning in the Porcupine Mountains


A fellow early riser enjoys the peaceful solitude of a new day awakening on Lake Superior's shores. - Reinhold Development - 2015

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Fall Color at Porcupine Mountains State Park

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Black River Harbor
Scenic Byway - Fall Color

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