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Forest Springs offerings several backpacking options for your next adventure. Whether you are planning a trip focused solely on backpacking, or incorporating backpacking into a more dynamic adventure, we can help facilitate. 

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Some of our prime backpacking areas include:

Backpacking in the Porkies

Porcupine Mountains Wilderness State Park

Upper Michigan's Porcupine Mountain State Park has 63,000 acres of majestic forests, cascading waterfalls, and beautiful sand beaches along Lake Superior. The remote interior of the park with its towering pines and hemlocks gives a sense of solitude which is uncommon to our lives today. There are 14 trails to choose from covering about 75 miles.

* Groups of more than ten will have to split into two parties, hiking and camping separately.

Lake Superior

Pictured Rocks National Lakeshore/Superior Hiking Trail

Located along the shores of Lake Superior, Pictured Rocks is about 270 miles northeast of Westboro and the Superior Hiking Trail is about 250 miles northwest of Westboro. Rock cliffs soar up to 200 feet about sand beaches, and beautiful waterfall descend through dense forests.

Forest Springs provides:

  • trained trip leaders
  • backpacks, tents, sleeping pads, food, cooking gear
  • transportation for trip leaders and equipment

Groups are responsible for:

  • transportation to the backpacking site for your group
  • personal items and sleeping bags
  • cabin reservations if desired

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