Mayflies Send Out Early Scout

Mayflies Send Out Early Scout

This little(giant) guy was taking a siesta on my roller furling line last Saturday morning at the Lake City Marina, scouting out the area for the impending invasion. He/she was a friendly chap and after a brief conversation, I bid him/her farewell and invited him/her...
What I Did on Summer Vacation

What I Did on Summer Vacation

Oh, I so want to try this come summer! I’m afraid the “old Trouble and Strife” isn’t convinced this is a great idea though… YET! She is so conservative. What happened to the “Oh yeah, I so want to go skydiving” gal I married? Mark my words, I will dress up in my best...
Frozen Sea Caves

Frozen Sea Caves

For the first time in 5 years, the sea caves can be reached safely this winter on Lake Superior the worlds largest fresh water lake.  The Apostle Islands are near Bayfield, Wi. Not since 2009 has this happened, but due to the frigid temperatures this season you may...

Duluth Harbor Revisited

I was fooling around with some old photos yesterday and thought I would share one of them. We took this image of a passing sailboat while we were in Duluth a few years ago visiting the Tall Ship Festival. As you can see in the photo she is gliding past the Great Lakes...