Category Archives: Fishtown

Vol XVIII – #74 – Rain, Thunder, Lightning and Then a Beautiful Day

A heavy downpour rolled over Leland at 8:00 this morning. It was over at 8:30.  Turned out to be a beautiful morning and a even better afternoon. Yesterday Joanne and I picked up our boat at Manitou Marine having a replaced the bilge pump. Manitou Marine is 7 miles from our home. We were about 1 mile from home when… Read more »

Vol XVIII – #72 – Meggen’s Monday

Top photo is the afterglow of the sun setting on a great weekend, Good Harbor bay. The other three photos are from Meggen’s drive to the UP over the weekend. Just a 4-hour drive north of our “up north,” to the shores of Lake Superior. I drove as far as the small town of Paradise, and on Saturday covered the… Read more »

Vol XVIII – #70 – Wine Fest Today

(Report by Jim) The wine fest was well attended today and the weather was so nice (as opposed to previous years) that it went an extra hour. Not too hot, not too cold. Not too sunny, not too cloudy. I got to set up, attend, and tear down for the first time. Hats off to Jennifer Collins, Kate Vilter and everyone… Read more »

Vol XVIII – #69 – Wine Fest Tomorrow

(Report by Jim) Tents are up for the Wine Fest tomorrow. We may have put the boat in, but it’s coming out again with a bad bilge pump. Manitou Marine in Lake Leelanau is going to have a look-see. Who’s that in the back? It’s Leland Report Joanne! This little Red Squirrel posed for me today. I’m not good at… Read more »