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The Lake Comes Alive

It must be Spring.  The ice is disappearing.  Ships are coming in, and ships are going out. Lake Superior is a busy place.

The ice has been stubborn, but the ships push through. 152 more words


Book Review: "South of Superior" by Ellen Airgood

I Rated It:

The only two things that I knew about this book before I bought it were that it was set in Michigan’s Upper Peninsula (where I was raised) and it was on the bargain table at Barnes and Noble.  156 more words

Weekly Photo Challenge: Monument

Uncle Harvey’s Mausoleum (otherwise known as “The Cribs”) is a monument to failed ingenuity.

The story behind “The Cribs” is described in this shoreline plaque (click on the photo for an enlarged view). 73 more words


Gitchee Gumee Brewfest

After my two beer samples and stroll around Canal Park, it was time to cross the bridge into Superior. My fellow lady beer enthusiasts were meeting me at the hotel. 723 more words


Wisconsin Point featured on Discover Wisconsin April 19-20

We have barely recovered from how awesome the “Four Wheels, Four Counties” episode of Discover Wisconsin that Douglas County ATVing was featured in. And now, this — Wisconsin Point in Superior will be featured in the upcoming “We’re Thinking Beaches” episode of… 296 more words

Outdoor Recreation

The North Shore

I arrived at the Lutsen shoreline with just enough time for some vibrant dusk shots.  I had fun trying not to break my ankles while crossing the jagged ice protrusions for this photo.