Category Archives: Sleeping Bear Dunes National Lakeshore

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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Stick a Spörck in it.

Very cool stuff from Sutton’s Bay, Michigan. See what he does and purchase some from his website, or watch on YouTube.

Posted in Art, Birds, Boats, Bugs, Ceramics, Good, clean fun, Great Lakes, Lake Michigan, Leelanau, Lighthouse, Michigan, North Manitou Island, Sleeping Bear Dunes National Lakeshore, South Manitou Island, Spörck Tileart, Video | Leave a comment

#Cool MItS 2013

Met an old friend for the first time and took a whirlwind tour of a small slice of northwest Michigan. An interesting experience, to be sure.

Posted in Aircraft, Architecture, Birds, Boats, Flowers, Good, clean fun, Great Lakes, Hiking, History, Lake Michigan, Manistee River, Michigan, North Manitou Island, Panorama, Photoblog Updates, Photography, Sleeping Bear Dunes National Lakeshore, South Manitou Island, The Cabin, Video | Leave a comment

Shoreline Viewer Deluxe

Oblique Imagery of all 5 Great Lakes. Searchable, clickable map and nice big photographs taken from the air all along the US Great Lakes shoreline. See it like an eagle does. Bonus: Includes Isle Royale National Park! Drill down to  … Continue reading

Posted in Boats, Charts, Detroit, Earth Sciences, Good, clean fun, Great Lakes, Huron River, Isle Royale National Park, Lake Superior, Manistee River, Mapping, Michigan, North Manitou Island, Photography, Pictured Rocks National Lakeshore, Sleeping Bear Dunes National Lakeshore, South Manitou Island, Taquamenon Falls | Leave a comment

Ice Water Mansion

Great story about a long-lost shipwreck in the Manitou Passage. Is there gold in them thar (underwater) hills? More at the website of the guy who found the wreck.

Posted in Boats, Earth Sciences, Great Lakes, History, Mapping, Michigan, North Manitou Island, Sleeping Bear Dunes National Lakeshore, South Manitou Island | Leave a comment