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Days 27-33: Familiar Territory

This post, written one year after day 33, is drawn from the daily journal I kept, and is written as if it just happened.

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Lighthouse Beacon Photos

While visiting Split Rock Lighthouse I took several photos of the lighthouse beacon which was rotating in the upper most area of the tower. The beacon was casting a transparent shade of phthalo green and I thought it was beautiful. 19 more words


The Colors of Agate Beach

The Colors of Agate Beach, photo by Neil Weaver

Neil took this photo on Agate Beach in Grand Marais on Lake Superior. It’s a popular spot for rockhounds. 323 more words


Arrival and Departure of the Joyce L. VanEnkevort and Great Lakes Trader

We were driving back to Duluth from Wisconsin and noticed as we crossed the Blatnick Bridge that the Joyce L. VanEnkevort and Great Lakes Trader was approaching Rice’s Point so we exited the bridge and drove down to Rice’s Point to watch it go under the bridge. 83 more words

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Throwback Thursday: The Outdoor Nation Campus Challenge Week 8

It’s finally here!  The last week of the challenge!  Thanks to a large amount of unexpected snow, I was fully socked in at Michigan Tech for most of the final week.   147 more words


An adventure is afoot

Sometimes you just need to take a break, get out of town, do something new. Well, this coming weekend I’m going to be doing just that. 190 more words


Beautiful Day at Park Point Beach

When we arrived in Duluth we decided to take a walk along Park Point Beach. It was a beautiful sunny day. The wind was blowing and the surf was up. 28 more words