Where are all the visitors? A lot of available parking. Oh!… the Cheese Shanty is closed for the season. Oh! and so is the Cove. Reflections is closed for a couple of days, Rick will be back open. The 2017 Leland Report Calendar is available for pre-order! Shipping around 11/5! New low price! Look for the Book and Calendar Bundle… Read more »
If it wasn’t for the coolness of the morning, you could believe you were in Hawaii looking out at the surf. Sweatshirt weather, never the less a beautiful first day of July. A challenging day for sailors on Big Blue. Sunny, mid 70’s with possible weather system moving through on Thursday which means a great 4th of July celebration.
The surf was up this morning and the surfers were trying to. On the cool side but the air was clean and clear. It was time to float the boat and tour the shoreline. A new cottage is being built on Cemetery Point. I took pictures of the original home before it was torn down, I’ll post one tomorrow. Attended a cocktail… Read more »
(Today’s report is from Jim) Crowded day in Leland this morning with the PJ Party and Sale going on. I spent some time on North Beach looking for my breakwall shots and finally saw the sun for the first time since we came up. Dad got his surfer shot below. Glad I brought my hand warmers. Click here to enter the 2016 Snow… Read more »
Another one of those days that had everything Mother Nature could bring. Deep dark clouds with pockets of blue and billowing whites. Drizzle at times with periods of snow. Temperature in the forties with wind gusts in the twenties. Leelanau County color is shown on TV at 50% with the peak predicted next weekend.
A brisk wind out of the Northwest was just right for about 10 surfers just after sunrise. I waited for near 15 minutes for someone to ride a wave and decided to leave. I was checking out Facebook when a couple of surfers stood up and I captured the moment with my IPhone. The telephoto was taken with my Nikon…. Read more »