Tag: Great Lakes

U.S. 2 in the Upper Peninsula, a big part of my Lake Michigan tour by bicycle

Lake Michigan Circle Tour – The Great Bike Touring Adventure (part 3)

This is a part 3 of my post about Lake Michigan Tour by bicycle. This section talks about the riding from Manitowoc, WI, through...
Oak Leaf Trail - a part of my Lake Michigan bicycle tour

Lake Michigan Circle Tour – The Great Bike Touring Adventure (part 2)

This is the second part of my Lake Michigan tour by bicycle post. This section covers the stay in Chicago, and the route from...
Lake Michigan Circle Tour

Lake Michigan Circle Tour – The Great Bike Touring Adventure (part 1)

Expanding my bike touring experience, I decided go on a longer – one month – tour, to ride around Lake Michigan. I began my...
Campbell Hill – The Highest Point in Ohio

“Summitting” Campbell Hill – The Highest Point in Ohio

Campbell Hill (1550 ft) is the highest point in Ohio. The hill is located in the town of Bellefontaine. It is, definitely, not the...
Betsie Valley Trail

Betsie Valley Trail – One of the Most Scenic Trails in Michigan

The Betsie Valley Trail runs through the woods in general area of Betsie River in northwest Lower Peninsula of Michigan. It stretches from Thompsonville,...
cruise ships great lakes

Cruise Ships on the Great Lakes !!!

  Everybody knows about cruises on big seas… Caribbean, Alaska, Mediterranean, northern Europe, etc., etc. But did you know that there are cruise ships on...
Highest Points in Great Lakes Region

Highest Points in Great Lakes States and Provinces

Years ago, I met at work a guy who during his vacations tried to visit the highest point in every state. He told me...
Be A Lighthouse Keeper

Great Lakes – Be A Lighthouse Keeper

Have you seen the sci-fi movie, “Total Recall” with Arnold Schwarzenegger? At one point the main character, played by Arnold, is in the future...
Great Lakes Islands

Great Lakes Islands – Lake Erie and Lake Ontario

This is the third and final part of the blog about Great Lakes islands, where I talk about the islands of Lake Erie and...
Great Lakes Islands

Great Lakes Islands – Lake Huron

This is the continuation of the previous blog about Great Lakes islands, where I began with the islands of Lake Michigan and Lake Superior. ...