Category Archives: Lake Michigan

Vol XVI – #364 – I Looked South, I Looked North

  Awaiting the arrival of the new dredging boat, crews are laying the tubing along the beach.  Seasonal load limit laws are delaying the transporting.   A free 2017 Leland Report Calendar is now shipping with all book orders!  http://www.artistasylum.com/book/h7b12a9f3#h7b12a9f3  

Vol XVI – #363 – Meggen’s Monday

  A hike through the national lakeshore included plenty of evidence of wildlife, including sand hill cranes returned from their winter sojourn down south.   A free 2017 Leland Report Calendar is now shipping with all book orders!  http://www.artistasylum.com/book/h7b12a9f3#h7b12a9f3  

Vol XVI – #362 – Jim’s Sunday

(Report by Jim Burnham) Another grey and rainy day, but a little warmer. Met for lunch with the Meggen’s Monday crew at Market 22 on Little Traverse Lake (great pizza, thanks Paul!). Capt. Joel Petersen tells us the dredger, being delivered OTR from Tennesee (corrected) Greenbush, MI, is only delayed by road weight restrictions in Michigan. Springtime thawing makes the… Read more »

Vol XVI – #330 – Leland in the Morning Sun

It’s been said many times, “Oh What a Beautiful Morning”, and it’s being said today.  Winter still has a month to go, but this “Spring Break” is nice to have.  I’m going out on the deck and sit in the sun.   A free 2017 Leland Report Calendar is now shipping with all book orders!  http://www.artistasylum.com/book/h7b12a9f3#h7b12a9f3  

Vol XVI – #329 – No Snow to Show

  The sky quickly cleared this morning after an overnight rain. What snow remains is hidden in the shadows. With temperatures in the 50’s, I fear that for another year there will not be a “bergging” down the river.      A free 2017 Leland Report Calendar is now shipping with all book orders!  http://www.artistasylum.com/book/h7b12a9f3#h7b12a9f3

Vol XVI – #328 – Meggen’s Monday

  The weekend brought smiles to our faces! It was tremendous to be outside, hiking and skipping stones.  A free 2017 Leland Report Calendar is now shipping with all book orders!  http://www.artistasylum.com/book/h7b12a9f3#h7b12a9f3

Vol XVI – #327 – Oh What a Beautiful Morning !

  Hey, Oh What a Beautiful Day!  One year ago today we recorded 50 degrees, for a high.  Above normal temperatures for the rest of the week.  A free 2017 Leland Report Calendar is now shipping with all book orders!  http://www.artistasylum.com/book/h7b12a9f3#h7b12a9f3

Vol XVI – #326 – Barns Along the Way

We attended a memorial service at the Central United Methodist Church in Traverse City for our neighbor, Dee Chaffee. An outstanding choir paid tribute to her. A free 2017 Leland Report Calendar is now shipping with all book orders!  http://www.artistasylum.com/book/h7b12a9f3#h7b12a9f3

Vol XVI – #325 – It’s Gonna Be a Great Day

What became a nice day, became even a nicer one with a chance visit with artist David Grath at his studio in Northport. Sometimes unplanned events are the best.  Leelanau County is fortunate to be blessed with so many outstanding artists. A free 2017 Leland Report Calendar is now shipping with all book orders!  http://www.artistasylum.com/book/h7b12a9f3#h7b12a9f3  

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