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Meggen Watt Petersen    February 28, 2021    Comments Off on Related Media: lighthouse

Vol. XX – #233 – Meggen’s Monday

A Sunday drive along M-22 presented a few moments to take in the waves crashing on the steel and concrete pilings that protect the Point Betsie Lighthouse in Frankfort. No ice is forming there yet, because our temps have been well above freezing. The spray from the waves was catching the light in such a fashion that, from right up… Read more »

Vol. XX – #232 – Big Red One Last Time

(Report by Jim) For several years, I have been driving up to Leland every month. If the weather is right and I have nice puffy white clouds, I’ll stop at various lighthouses up the coast. One of my favorites is the Big Red Lighthouse in Holland. It has become more and more restricted over the years, as private residences have… Read more »

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 – #68 – Tale of Two Peninsulas

(Report by Jim) A remarkable day today. I have been working remotely all week and it’s really hard sometimes to be productive knowing what it’s like outside. At 3pm I was free! After dinner with Leland Report Keith and Joanne, I escaped out into the countryside to find some photos for today’s report. I managed to get up to the tip… Read more »