Category Archives: Ontario

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

Barn it all.

Twitter/Flickr find of the day is this gem. Click the image to see the whole thing larger. Or, go to her photostream, which features many Michigan scenes, including lots of barns. Her Etsy website is here. She also works on … Continue reading

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Balsam balm.

See through the eyes of a participant in the Artist Residency program on Isle Royale. Don’t miss the watercolors at the end of the set.   Here is her main Flickr stream if you’d like to see more of her … Continue reading

Posted in Art, Backpacking, Birds, Boats, Canada, Canoeing, Charts, Earth Sciences, Flowers, Good, clean fun, Great Lakes, Hero, Hiking, History, Isle Royale National Park, Kayaking, Lake Superior, Mapping, Michigan, Ontario, Photography, Why Am I Trapped In Suburbia | Leave a comment


On deck @ Shorpy about a hundred years and a day ago. How about another Detroit Steamer? It’s a great big one.Don’t miss the backstory in the comments.   UPDATE, 2/12/13; Another one docks @ Shorpy, this time it’s the … Continue reading

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50 Days to sleep on rubber

Musical choice is earnestly Canadian, but then so is the fantastic scenery. Just jump in the ‘yak, Jack; just leave a float plan, Stan               Looks like he stays busy @ his blog. .Gov … Continue reading

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