Category Archives: Manistee River

Down from 612

Paid a visit to the Cabin recently and squeezed in a canoe trip. Took a time-lapse video of part of the trip. Photo gallery linked below. Manistee magic. Advertisements

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The Cabin. October 2014.

Spent some time at the cabin with Dad before we winterized it. It was a melancholy visit without Mom there. Mostly, didn’t do a damn thing, and we didn’t get started doing it till at least noon.I did somehow manage … Continue reading

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Fire Map Update

Updated this previous post regarding the 2011 Howes Lake wildfire with some updated Google Map imagery. Follow link to see how close a shave we had or click image below. Or view a map showing what it looked like before … Continue reading

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Snow Job 2014

Made a quick weekend trip to the cabin to remove the snow load from the roof. Moved tons of snow, took some pics, looked around a little, and then drove home.

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Vintage Vacation.

A selection of photos from my aunt’s collection depicting some good times at the Cabin during 1951 and 1953. Scanned from the originals. Click to open gallery.

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