Category Archives: Lake Michigan

Doctored Photos

Flickr Find of the day. Plenty of West Michigan views, some from altitude, to enjoy.

Posted in Aerial Photography, Aircraft, Birds, Boats, Cheesy Headline, Clouds, Detroit, Detroit River, Drone, Earth Sciences, Fishing, Good, clean fun, GoPro, Grand Rapids, History, Lake Michigan, Lighthouse, Michigan, Name Check, Oblique Imagery, Old Barns, Panorama, Photography, seek a pleasant peninsula, Video | Leave a comment

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

Posted in Art, Backpacking, Boats, Bugs, Clouds, Earth Sciences, Flowers, Good, clean fun, GoProHero, Great Lakes, Hiking, History, Lake Michigan, Lighthouse, Michigan, North Manitou Island, Old Barns, Panorama, Pentax, Photoblog Updates, Photography, seek a pleasant peninsula, Ships, Sleeping Bear Dunes National Lakeshore, South Manitou Island, Video, Why Am I Trapped In Suburbia | Leave a comment

NMI Teaser

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

Posted in Art, Backpacking, Clouds, Great Lakes, Hiking, Lake Michigan, Michigan, North Manitou Island, Photography, seek a pleasant peninsula, Sleeping Bear Dunes National Lakeshore | Leave a comment

What lies beneath

Ever wondered what it looks like below the surface of the Great Lakes? NOAA has you covered. Raw data, images, animations, and poster-sized PDFs are some of the highlights.

Posted in 3D, Bathymetry, Boats, Canada, Charts, Cheesy Headline, Detroit River, Earth Sciences, Fishing, Good, clean fun, Great Lakes, History, Isle Royale National Park, Lake Michigan, Lake Superior, Mapping, Michigan, Models, North Manitou Island, Pictured Rocks National Lakeshore, Planetary Science, seek a pleasant peninsula, Sleeping Bear Dunes National Lakeshore, South Manitou Island, Upper Peninsula, Wisconsin | Leave a comment

White Hurricane | Found Michigan

I was thinking of taking the sailboat out until I read this. White Hurricane | Found Michigan

Posted in Boats, Canada, Great Lakes, History, Lake Michigan, Lake Superior, Lighthouse, Michigan, Name Check, Ontario, Port Huron, Wisconsin | Leave a comment