KAScott_20090926_5415_cb, photo by Ken Scott. Head over to 350 is something you need to know, Michigan on Absolute Michigan to see the amazing time-lapse video Ken Scott created and to learn more about the 350 movement and TC 350. This photo is part of Ken’s movie clips from stills set (slideshow) and you can see … Continue reading TC 350 at the Sleeping Bear Dunes
Must. Reach. Water., photo by J.E.T. This photo is part of Jesse’s Northern Expedition II set (slideshow) and – for me at least – does the best job of all the 400+ Sleeping Bear photos that I’ve looked through today in capturing the wonder and wide-open fun of the Sleeping Bear Dunes National Lakeshore. I’ve … Continue reading The Sleeping Bear Dunes National Lakeshore
Muted, photo by Jessie Turner This is the view of Little Glen Lake (foreground) and Big Glen Lake from atop the Sleeping Bear Dunes. It’s part of a great set of photos of the Sleeping Bear Dunes National Lakeshore. I don’t have time to do a full history on the Sleeping Bear Dunes, but I … Continue reading From the top of Sleeping Bear Dunes
Scenic Moon, photo by SoPhast. SoPhast writes: From the last night I went out to *shoot* the moon. Nuthin’ like a little bit of night magic. To which I reply AAAAAAAAAAAAMAZIN! You have to view this big old moon bigger.
Sleeping Bear Dunes Overlook, photo by Mark Houston Mark Houston’s 360Michigan features a staggering number of 360 degree panoramas from all over Michigan. These images allow you to spin in every direction and if you’ve never experienced one, you owe it to yourself to check these out! The photo above is a section of a … Continue reading Sleeping Bear Dunes National Lakeshore Panoramas
Dune Days by Mark Smith Mark took this beautiful photo a couple of summers ago on the Treat Farm Trail in the Sleeping Bear Dunes National Lakeshore. Guessing it looks much the same today, but you should check it out just to be sure! 😉 Head over to Mark’s Flickr for more & here’s the … Continue reading Dune Days at Sleeping Bear
Morning on the Dunes, photo by Owen Weber Here’s a phenomenal shot of the sunrise on Glen Lake from atop the dunes in the Sleeping Bear Dunes National Lakeshore. View Owen’s photo bigger and see more in his Michigan album.
Empire Bluff, photo by Pantheos The author of my favorite Michigan blogs writes that Michigan is blessed with some of the most beautiful and tallest coastal sand dunes on the planet. He decided to climb some and put together a big old list of 87 Michigan’s ‘skyscraper’ Coastal Dunes that he could verify at 100′ or more in height. This … Continue reading Michigan’s Tallest: Sand Dunes Edition
The Dunesmobiles, by Phil Balyeat Don Harrison operates UpNorth Memories and shares many of the historical post card photos I feature on Michigan in Pictures. Yesterday in honor of photographer Phil Balyeat’s 99th birthday he posted an incredible collection of photos Phil had taken over the years from the Traverse City area including this one. View Phil’s photo bigger on … Continue reading The Dunesmobiles by Phil Balyeat
Lake Michigan … ice balls III, photo by Ken Scott You may recall the Lake Michigan ice balls that were seen at the Sleeping Bear Dunes lakeshore last March. Well, they’re baaaaack. You can see a great video of the ball ice at Accuweather. Here’s the explanation of how balls ice form that I put together from … Continue reading Ice Balls on the Sleeping Bear Lakeshore