Archive | November, 2012
Teddy Lake Yurt

What the Heck is a Yurt?

Lets talk about yurts, shall we? Up until a few years ago, I’d never heard of a yurt. And since I get tons of comments and questions each time I post a photo of a yurt on my Facebook page, I thought I’d give you the basics. A yurt is essentially a fancy tent that […]

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trader's point manistique mi1

Manistique’s Best Kept Secret

Trader’s Point – Manistique’s Best Kept Secret You see, I recently stumbled upon a little spot in Manistique I never knew existed. This surprised me, because I’ve driven through the town nearly 200 times. (I went to college at CMU and Manistique was on the way.) The good people of Manistique aren’t trying to hide […]

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Tahquamenon Falls, circa 2011

My First Time at Tahquamenon Falls

Visiting Tahquamenon Falls is clearly a popular thing to do. Over 750,000 people visit the Midwest’s largest waterfall each year. And besides being an impressive sight to see, it’s surrounded by a terrific trail system, has paddling and fishing opportunities at the lower falls and is abutted by several scenic campgrounds. Did I mention there’s […]

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