Vol. XX – #217 – Meggen’s Monday

Report #4063 Photo: LR-11-16-2020

 

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First glimpse of Lake Michigan hiking north from Traverse Lake Rd

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Hiking trail and board over marshy areas

The northern end of Sleeping Bear Dunes National Lakeshore has some marvelous hiking trails, some well-marked, others not so much. What I have noticed this year more than others, is the presence of swales and marshes that never quite dried up across the summer. Today’s photos are from a late Saturday afternoon hike north of Little Traverse Lake, along Lake Michigan’s beautiful beach. 

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Mark
2 years ago

Really nice photos!

Anne Slater
Anne Slater
2 years ago

Meggen’s 11/16 collection is a real delight. Thank you for going farther afield, into the secret little places that adorn the Peninsula. The woods and streams and boggy areas…. heaven.

Chris
Chris
2 years ago

Beauty!!! Beauty!!!❤️❤️

rasa poorman
rasa poorman
2 years ago

I love that trail!!! 🙂

Marty from Clarkston
Marty from Clarkston
2 years ago

Excellent photos. Thanks

Catryna Loos
Catryna Loos
2 years ago

You have shown me a different side of the Leelanau peninsula. Thank you !

james a johnson
james a johnson
2 years ago

Words don’t do justice to pictures and video like these. Great job.

Dick, in Rankin
Dick, in Rankin
2 years ago

Nice pix!