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... waterfalls so we were underwhelmed by the several that we saw here.
Today we had reservations for the 10 AM Glass Bottom Boat Shipwreck Tour. We were very fortunate that we had a small group so it allow us to spend more time drifting at each of the the 3 shipwrecks that we were going to see. The first was a schooner from the 1700’s that sank carrying Iron Ore. It was in fairly deep water and ...
After a nice long sleep in our tent in Hiawatha Natl Forest of Michigan's Upper Peninsula, we are on the road again, and just in time. We missed the rain by about 20 minutes. It raining now, with no hopes of clear sky in sight. It's a perfect driving day to get more miles behind us. We are now at 1103 miles and GPS says 467 miles to go! Mara and are getting a chuckle out of UP MI convenience store supplies....about a dozen different kinds of whiskey ...
... too. What’s next?) Anyway, I finished
dinner, watched a sunset that kept getting more purple-y and orange-y with
every minute, and then crawled into the truck to sleep because the tent was
still soaking wet. I reached out for the hand-whittled, beaver-chewed wooden
wading staff that I had been given for the trip. The one with a hole bored
through the top with some line and a carabineer attached so it could clip to my
backpack.. My hand darted ...
Leisurely morning today. Short walk to Munising falls through very pretty Beech and Maple forest. at one time the track went behind the falls but no longer as the limestone rock is eroding too quickly and the track is not safe.
Went to Miners Falls which are a little taller and also pretty. At the right time of the day, a rainbow would just top off the scene.
Walked 1.6 km (mostly downhill over tree roots) to Miners Beach. Paddled in the fresh water - not ...
... is today...stopped by the house tonight for us to see if there was anything else missing and he found that the handle on the side door was loose and it broke off in his hand. So he is replacing the handle. We don't know if the thieves broke it part of the way and then it broke or if Nate just pulled too hard. But he is doing all he can to make the house secure and our neighbour is probably going to double his vigilance.... Right Pete?!!!! Stay tuned...for more in this ...