Category Archives: Fishing Tugs

Vol XVII – #181 – Heavy Overnight Rain and Thunder

Great cloud formations the morning after.  Woke up to the sound of the generator. Large tree fell across power and cable lines around 3:30 a.m. two miles north of Leland.  All restored around 10 a.m.      Check out the Leland Harbor Dredging Time-lapse in the Projects page!                      

Vol XVII – #178 – The Early Morning Sun

The sun rose at 7:35 and 25 minuets later shown upon Fishtown, it’s a special time of the new day.  The days are getting shorter and Biscuit and I adjust our visit as the sun rises.         Check out the Leland Harbor Dredging Time-lapse in the Projects page!                  … Read more »

Vol XVII – #177 – Meggen’s Monday

  Today’s photographs are made possibly by boats! Just after the pre-dawn (below), the 1,000-footer Stewart J. Cort moved northward through the passage, passing beneath the rising sun (top). We saw the sunrise on Sunday from the North Manitou side of the passage, which is a treat. On Saturday, I joined the crew of the Joy (the camera stayed in… Read more »

Vol XVII – #094 – Meggen’s Monday

This is an amazing place for sunsets. Wherever you are around here, you can watch the sun melt over the horizon, or the Manitous, or the breakwater, or nearby trees. Breathe a deep sigh, do a hand stand, grab a fishing pole. Above all this weekend: Happy Independence!