Category Archives: Lake Michigan

Vol XVI – #109 – Cool to Start

Three generations of Lelander’s enjoying a Fishtown Shanty party yesterday evening, hosted by Peter Hall and family. Some of our reminisceing dating back 70 years and more.  Great story telling, great people telling great stories.  To many of us it seems like yesterday.  I was one of the new kids on the dock, having partied here for the first time in 1960. … Read more »

Vol XVI – #107 – The Riviera of the Midwest

Our congratulations to Alisha Glass! For what it’s worth:  Got a call from a friend who suggested that when Biscuit and I go out this afternoon is that we stay away from 204 because there is a guy walking with a long gun.  When questioned by deputy sheriff officers, he claimed he was exercising his second amendment rights and they… Read more »

Vol XVI – #105 – Beautiful Leelanau On a Over 80 Degree Day

A picture taking early afternoon with incredible cloud formations and just like that…  dark clouds moving in. So far this season I’ve encountered on 3 occasions, bikers 3 abreast with one in the road.  A few days ago a trio coming towards us was being passed by a driver looking at them while swinging into our lane forcing  us off the road. … Read more »

Vol XVI – #104 – Meggen’s Monday

On days that start out gray and overcast, it’s fun to seek out those little pops of color that surround us – cherries and flowers in this instance. It’s a beautiful, breezy day with sky peeking through the cloud cover by noon.  

Vol XVI – #094 – Surfer’s Delight

  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.