The Great American Road Trip, Part 2. Grand Tetons and Yellowstone National Parks!

The Great American Road Trip, Part 2. Grand Tetons and Yellowstone National Parks!

And the road trip continues!  If you missed my last blog, check it out HERE. July 2, 2019 Start- Gros Ventre Campground-Jackson, Wyoming Destination- Signal Mountain Campground, Grand Tetons National Park  The trick to getting a good camp spot in the National Parks is to GET THERE EARLY! Living in Northern Michigan, we are part [...]

Fall Colors Trip 2017… “This is AMAZING…HOLY COW!”

Fall Colors Trip 2017… “This is AMAZING…HOLY COW!”

With the horizon being painted oranges, reds, yellows, and greens...how can one not be tempted to take a beautiful picture? YOU CANT!  Fall is one of my favorite times of the year; I love the cold mornings and nights, the smells, the sound of crinkling leaves, the colors of the trees, and all the other [...]

Stuck on Land…My Perspective of the Lake Huron Crossing

Stuck on Land…My Perspective of the Lake Huron Crossing

As many of you know, Kwin and the rest of the Stand Up For Great Lakes crew successful crossed Lake Huron last month. Paddling a grueling 28hours straight in choppy and un-predictable Great Lake water; and overcoming physical, mental and emotional fatigue are only some of the barriers that the paddlers faced. I cannot even [...]