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Union Springs Scenic Site

Recognition: Legally Dedicated Natural Area Union Springs Scenic Site location map
Size: 160 acres
Location: In the eastern portion of the Upper Peninsula park, approximately 4 miles southwest of Silver City
Management: Porcupine Mountains Wilderness State Park
Activities: Hiking, cross-country skiing, nature study, photography
Importance:
Contains Michigan's second largest natural spring within a rugged wilderness area. A white-cedar swamp surrounds the spring and its stream, although aspen dominates the adjacent upland areas. Beaver workings are present along the stream.


Union Springs Scenic Site in winter