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“Cold Days on Lake Superior” – Week two of the Superior Waters Project Trip is Up

Check out entry two of the Superior Waters Project trip journal.

The Lake Superior Project – two kayakers take on gitche gumee

From our friends at comes this interesting tidbit: under the auspices of Wilderness Classroom Organization (WCO), two kayakers, Dave Freeman and Amy Voytilla, are circumnavigating Lake Superior in order to draw attention to its myriad assets and challenges. will apparently be running stories from the trip; the first one, with an [...]

By the way, Mighigan’s Upper Penninsula is gorgeous

I loved the bit of Michigan’s Upper Peninsula I saw. It would be a tremendous place to kayak, canoe, or sail. A must go destination.

Check the pics…

Tahquamenon Falls

Whitefish Point

Pictured Rocks National Lakeshore


Latest book – part II – Mighty Fitz

I am a huge fan of Gordon Lightfoot’s The Wreck of the Edmund Fitzgerald. I have always loved it – it might be my favorite song. Given this longtime obsession of sorts I naturally grew interested in the story of the ship. I have been to The Great Lakes Shipwreck Museum at Whitefish Point, [...]