Sunshine… nice way to start the New Year. The Leland Report/Leif Spork Snow Gauge Contest has closed. Good luck to everyone who entered! The 2017 Leland Report Calendar is now shipping! New low price! Look for the Book and Calendar Bundle here: http://www.artistasylum.com/specialty-items/e5b7837c1
We are on our way to the Big City By the Bay to see my eye doctor about the other eye. Today is turning out to be a beautiful Leelanau kind of day. The main picture was taken by my phone this morning
A thunderstorm just roared through and the power went out. The Generac kicked in and is doing it’s job for the past half hour.. What is interesting is that cable didn’t go off and the internet is still with us. The sun is now shinning. Anyway, Day after Labor Day and town is empty.
The age of the visitors to Leland has changed as the families with school age children are back at home and the older generations are on the move. It’s amazing how many arrive on 2 wheels decked out in full leather. I used to have a motorcycle… rode it here in the Leelanau wearing shorts, tee shirt, tennis shoes –… Read more »
The morning began cloudy with a chance of drizzle and it did. Fish like to bite when it drizzles and they did. By noon the clouds moved out and the sun took over and with it, a beautiful afternoon. It’s great seeing these young anglers as they bring in the catch of the morning.
Another beautiful Leland day. Working with iconic Leelanau photographer Ken Scott, the Leelanau Conservancy has published a book of photos and essays about the lands that the Leelanau Conservancy has protected over the last 27 years. The 56-page book, titled “Why We Preserve” features 52 stunning color photographs and seven essays by a cache of writers including renowned chef Mario… Read more »