Month: January 2022

Camping at Pictured Rocks National Lakeshore — Lower Hurricane River Campground

Wondering where to stay at Pictured Rocks National Lakeshore? Just as important as determining which trails to hike, deciding where to stay will impact how you plan your trip at Pictured Rocks. Unlike a lot of other parks, Pictured Rocks is big and the… Continue Reading “Camping at Pictured Rocks National Lakeshore — Lower Hurricane River Campground”

Pictured Rocks National Lakeshore — Au Sable Light Station Trail, Shipwrecks, History, a Lighthouse, and views of Lake Superior

Some hikes I have a hard time finding enough photos to use in a post. This time I had the opposite problem. This short hike really packs a punch in terms of scenery. The hike I’m talking about, the Au Sable Light Station hike,… Continue Reading “Pictured Rocks National Lakeshore — Au Sable Light Station Trail, Shipwrecks, History, a Lighthouse, and views of Lake Superior”

Pictured Rocks National Lakeshore, Log Slide Overlook, Grand Sable Dunes

I’ve experienced a lot of “wow” moments while hiking. Usually these come after a long, hard climb to the top of a hill, bluff, or mountain. Rarely are these moments gifted to you after a short walk from your car. In this case, it… Continue Reading “Pictured Rocks National Lakeshore, Log Slide Overlook, Grand Sable Dunes”