Category Archives: Backpacking

Airy Vision

Culled from the herd in the Link Roundup, this is a real standout. Check out the samples in the Photography section, and save me a copy of the book. Advertisements

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Lucky Lars

Gets to see things many people can’t. Lucky for us he brought his camera. Scroll to the bottom to see more from his Upper Peninsula travels, or here’s his main page.

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North Manitou Island Backpacking

After a horrible, horrible summer, I took a sabbatical and went for a 5 day hiking trip to North Manitou Island. It is part of the Sleeping Bear Dunes National Lakeshore. Click here or on the image below to open … Continue reading

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NMI Teaser

Just a teaser look at what’s coming soon: So, as they say, stay tuned.

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Nice beaver!

John McCormick over at Michigan Nut Photography posted a nice photo-article exploring the sites and scenes in the Beaver Basin area of Pictured Rocks National Lakeshore. There’s a zillion good reasons that the beach is empty.If you go, say hello … Continue reading

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