Wind and water form ever-changing art at the base of Barton Dam
February in the mid-west, and it’s finally gotten really cold here in the last week or two. When winter temperatures take a deep dive like this, we Great Lakes photographers know to head out looking for beautiful ice.
Considered Michigan’s answer to Arizona’s famous Horseshoe Bend, the High Rollways above the Manistee River is one of Northern Michigan’s hidden treasures.
On to the Tip of the Thumb
After a wet and dreary morning of exploring the outback of Michigan’s Thumb area (see the previous post), we moved north towards the tip of the peninsula for some historic lighthouse architecture. We soon arrived at one of the oldest lighthouses on the Great Lakes and were greeted with bright sunshine and blue skies.