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Sep 11, 2015 - Michigans Upper Peninsula and Niagara

On the 8th of August we crossed the suspension bridge connecting Michigan with Upper Michigan. Heading west along the south coast following Lake Ontario, we were heading to Fayette, a ghost town on a small peninsula that we had been advised to see. On the way we stopped at Cut River Bridge and hiked the trail and 100+ stairs to the beach below. It was quite picturesque, heavily wooded with sunlight filtering through the trees, catching glimpses of the coast as we descended. The beach area was covered in beach grass with the stream...

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May 23, 2013 - Tahquamenon Falls to Fayette, MI

We stunned ourselves as we did not wake up until 8:45! I had promised Bob bacon, eggs and English muffin for breakfast. We didn’t leave camp until 10:30. Drove to the Upper Falls which was only 4 miles up the road. Most unusual is that there is a brewery and pub in the middle of the state park. The Barretts, who were a logging family, bought all of the land around the falls in the 1950s. The family created Camp 33 (logging) but were committed to preserving both the history and the beauty of the area. The Barretts gave the MI Department of...

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