Sunday, October 25, 2009

the yooper

We spent a long weekend in the Upper Peninsula of Michigan. Here are a few of our favorite images:

This boat was built to flip right side up if caught in rough waters in Lake Superior. It is still in use, but at a marina for the coming winter.

old copper mine shaft

Quincy Copper Mine:

Poorrock Abbey, where monks sell homemade jam and treats across the road.

Brockway Mountain

The lichens are so beautiful; we made a terrarium.