Tag Archives: Sleeping Bear Dunes National Lakeshore

Vol XVIII – #306 – Ice and Fog on Lake Michigan

Report by Jim These are shots from Sunday on the way up. Holland and the Big Red Lighthouse in the fog and surrounded by lake ice. Later, Grand Haven Lighthouse and port side beacon light. Thes are the first lighthouses I’ve been able to visit during the Winter and it was quite a thrill, if not hazardous walking.  

Vol XVIII – #305 – Meggen’s Monday

  Today, let’s talk about the infamous combination of snow and dirt, or “snirt,” which decorates our shorelines. You need both rain boots and ice spikes to walk around safely and stay dry. It’ll freeze again soon. Keep the spikes handy!    

Vol XVIII – #220 – Armistice Day 2018

  The Leland Report pays tribute to the 100th anniversary of the end of WW1. We also acknowledge the 100th birthday of the late Walter McCord, WW2 combat cameraman and Leland photographer.     You can still order your turkey until Nov. 12… Call 256 9801 Note: The 2019 Leland Report Calendar is available for purchase (pre-sale) at the following link:  https://www.burnhamgraphicarts.com/specialty-items/e5b7837c1… Read more »

Vol XVIII – #219 – Riding the Waves

The wind was blowin 15 to 25, gusting to 30mph. A half dozen surfers out riding the waves.       Note: The 2019 Leland Report Calendar is available for purchase (pre-sale) at the following link:  https://www.burnhamgraphicarts.com/specialty-items/e5b7837c1                      

Vol XVIII – #218 – There is Fish For Sale in Fishtown, But Not For Long

The weather outside is frightful.   Carlson’s Fish Shanty 256 9801 Note: The 2019 Leland Report Calendar is available for purchase (pre-sale) at the following link:  https://www.burnhamgraphicarts.com/specialty-items/e5b7837c1                      

Vol XVIII – #217 – Wind, Rain, Snow and Cold Continued

  The weather forecast for tomorrow is for 3 inches of snow.     Carlson’s Fish Shanty 256 9801 Note: The 2019 Leland Report Calendar is available for purchase (pre-sale) at the following link:  https://www.burnhamgraphicarts.com/specialty-items/e5b7837c1                      

Vol XVIII – #216 – Wind, Rain, Snow,Cold

  The weather outside is worse than yesterday.     Carlson’s Fish Shanty 256 9801 Note: The 2019 Leland Report Calendar is available for purchase (pre-sale) at the following link:  https://www.burnhamgraphicarts.com/specialty-items/e5b7837c1                      

Vol XVIII – #215 – VOTE!

  The weather outside is awful.     Carlson’s Fish Shanty 256 9801 Note: The 2019 Leland Report Calendar is available for purchase (pre-sale) at the following link:  https://www.burnhamgraphicarts.com/specialty-items/e5b7837c1                      

Vol XVIII – #214 – Meggen’s Monday

    The weekend allowed for one more bike ride along the Heritage Trail in the National Park, through the fall foliage that is somehow still clinging to the tree branches. The same trail will be excellent for XC skiing and snow shoeing in the near future…        Carlson’s Fish Shanty 256 9801 Note: The 2019 Leland Report… Read more »