Fantastic Friday: Tahquamenon Falls, take two

I had no idea on Wednesday that we’d be back at Tahquamenon Falls so soon. I guess I have to add a safety warning that if you’re not a crazy amazing kayaking legend like Marcelo Galizio, you probably shouldn’t do this. Also it might be illegal. Also if you tell me I shouldn’t post photos like…

Autumn Squared: Fall Color at Tahquamenon Falls

Tahquamenon Falls, Luce County, Michigan, photo by twurdemann We’ll return to the fall color farewell tour with a photo from Michigan’s largest waterfall, Tahquamenon Falls (pronounced as spelled – tah-qua-me-non). It’s located in Tahquamenon Falls State Park which: …encompasses close to 50,000 acres stretching over 13 miles. Most of this is undeveloped woodland without roads, buildings…

Tahquamenon Falls Thursday

Tahquamenon Falls, photo by Charles Bohnam The Tahquamenon Falls State Park page says: Tahquamenon Falls State Park encompasses close to 50,000 acres stretching over 13 miles. Most of this is undeveloped woodland without roads, buildings or power lines. The centerpiece of the park, and the very reason for its existence, is the Tahquamenon River with its…

Tahquamenon Falls in the Deep Freeze

Frozen Falls in February, photo by Tahquamenon Falls State Park Tahquamenon Falls State Park shares: If you ever wanted to see the Upper Falls frozen, here is your chance! The water is flowing beneath the ice, but we have never seen the left side frozen over before. Pretty cool! Cool indeed … downright COLD in fact!…

Winter Tannins – Tahquamenon Falls

Winter Tannins – Tahquamenon Falls, photo by Aaron C. Jors Wikipedia’s entry on the Tahquamenon River explains that because the headwaters of the river are located in a boreal wetland that is rich in cedar, spruce and hemlock trees, the river’s waters carry a significant amount of tannin in solution  and are often brown or golden-brown in…

Fall Color at Upper Tahquamenon Falls

Upper Tahquamenon Falls, photo by Ashley Williams If you’re wondering what fall color looks like in the northeastern Upper Peninsula, wonder no more! Ashley took this shot at Michigan’s largest waterfall, the Tahquamenon Falls last week. As you can see, it’s shaping up nicely. If you’re wondering about statewide color, the Freep shared a NASA photo of…

#TBT: Tahquamenon Falls Aerial View, postmarked 1948

Aerial View Upper Tahquamenon Fall, Postmarked 1948, photo by Don…The UpNorth Memories Guy… Harrison In honor of the latest kayaker to throw caution to the wind (or is that water?) and take the plunge over the 51′ Tahquamenon Falls, here’s a cool aerial of the Falls that was postmarked in 1948 and probably taken a few…

Milky Way at Tahquamenon Falls

Milky Way at Tahquamenon Falls, photo by John McCormick I try not to blog photos from the same photographer close together, but sometimes the photos have different ideas. John aka Michigan Nut took this shot on April 26th at Michigan’s largest waterfall and writes: Upper Michigan still has over a foot of snow on the…