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Aug 22, 2009 - To Porter, IN

I didn't leave home till mid-afternoon, but made good time up to Northwest Indiana. I checked into my hotel, then went for a brief walk in the Bailly/Chellberg section of Indiana Dunes National Lakeshore, which maintains a historic farm and family cemetery. I saw a few deer in the forest, which I saw again near the parking lot, feeding in an unmown area. From there I went to the West Beach of the National Lakeshore--it was the right time for sunset, but the sunset was obscured by clouds. The lake was very rough. Even though the sun wasn't...

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