Liberty Park Lodge
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Sounds suitably creepy for the season, doesn't it? I finally learned how Door County got it's name. Door County is a peninsula that juts up into Lake Michigan and creates, on its west side, Green Bay (of Packers fame). Off the tip of Door county is an island, Washington Island. Apparently the waters between the peninsula and the island are particularly treacherous and home to many a shipwreck. This earned it the moniker 'port des mortes', or Death's Door, ...
... knotty pine paneling and oh, the decor. But it was clean, quiet and comfortable, plus Addie made a new friend this morning with Spanky, the owner's dog.
We crossed the lake this morning on the Lake-Express ferry from Muskegon, MI to Milwaukee, WI. It was a 2.5 hour passage, and I knew I would have to leave Addie in the car. She's fine in the car, so I wasn't too worried...until we pulled up and the gentleman at the gate said 'There's ...
... are popular attractions to history and nautical buffs.
... production, local business interests, interested in diversifying Menominee's manufacturing base, attracted to Menominee inventor Marshall Burns Lloyd and his Minneapolis company Lloyd Manufacturing — a manufacturer of wicker baby buggies. In 1917 Lloyd invented an automated process for weaving a ...
... very relieved after 30 minutes when the storm passed out over Lake Michigan and produced one of the best sunsets of our trip.
The next day we started by taking a 4 mile hike along Lake Michigan. We rewarded ourselves after exercising with miniature golf (which we tied in), cheese and wining tasting, and some afternoon beers at some of the local bars in Fish Creek. Our time in Door County concluded with yet another sunset and drinks and food around our campfire.
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