Porcupine Mtns Backpacking

 

GREAT LAKES - GREAT TIMES - GREAT FRIENDS

HIGHLIGHTS:

**indicated routes are subject to change

 
  1. -Lake of the Clouds

  2. -Hiking the Escarpment

  3. -Big Carp River Campground

  4. -Shining Cloud Falls

  5. -Lake Superior Trail

  6. -Little Carp River CG

  7. -Hidden Swimming Spots!

  8. -Great Food - Great Memories!

 

Tuesday, July 7th - Thursday, July 9th (trip I)

Tuesday, July 21st - Thursday, July 23rd (trip II)


Suggested trip for Nicolet Session I & II campers age 12




ELEVATION PROFILE:

Trip START - Lake of the Clouds - appx. 1180 ft

NITE 1 - Big Carp River Campground - appx. 800 ft

NITE 2 - Little Carp River Campground - appx. 620 ft

Trip FINISH - Pinkerton Creek Trailhead - appx. 750 ft


MILEAGE INFORMATION:

13.5 miles over three hiking days

average = 4.5 miles/day

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The Escarpment - Big Carp River Trail