Tag: Lake Superior
Round 2 of UP Travels: Northeastern Edition
Currently we are exploring the wild beauty of the UP but I know some of you are awaiting the next installment of life on the road with Shamy. Let’s do a little catch up session. First up some of you may notice the website name has changed. That’s right Ralphie has his own domain name.…
The Porcupine Mountains: Western UP
A short three day stay at Hancock City Campground allowed us time to get caught up on some internet work before our trek to the Porcupine Mountains. I also stocked up on supplies here, good call as there isn’t a lot in the way of grocery stores in the western most part of the UP.…
‘Day Trippin’: Pictured Rocks National Lakeshore – Eastern Edition
After our adventures near Paradise it was time to continue our travels westward. Our home for the next week, Blind Sucker #2 state forest campground. The campground is located on the Blind Sucker Flooding area, a 1,050 acre lake. With public access to Lake Superior just 1 mile away (either by car or by a…
My shadow while taking a picture of my shadow on the beach at Lake Superior.
Weekly Photo Challenge – Resilient
Flowers find a way to grow along the rocky shoreline of Lake Superior at Pukaskwa National Park.
Weekly Photo Challenge – New Horizon
On the new horizon for me in 2017, continuing to read more books (currently 33 for 2016), more writing & “Living Well & Dying Consciously”.
Weekly Photo Challenge – Earth
When I think of the earth, blues & greens come to mind. This beautiful summer day on Lake Superior captures what I envision for our earth. Crystal clear water, undeveloped land, clean air and a place to relax with few others around. A forest full of wildlife and humans living in harmony with all…
Weekly Photo Challenge – State of Mind
I doubt this photo needs an explanation as to my state of mind. What a fantastic day spent on the shore of Lake Superior. I can almost feel the warmth of the sun and the cool water washing over my bare toes.
Weekly Photo Challenge – Happy Place
Perched atop this rock, overlooking Lake Superior at Agawa Bay campground in Canada, this is my happy place. Although it is not close to my home, two years in a row we visited Lake Superior Provincial Park. Both years I spent some quality time on top of this rock, contemplating life and enjoying wide open…
Weekly Photo Challenge “Rule of Thirds”
Once I discovered the rule of thirds, I found myself introducing it into many of my shots. The rule of thirds can transform a boring photo into something special. Although I had many photos to choose from I loved this one because the flowers found a way to grow among the rocks of Lake Superior.…