Exploring Presque Isle

On the third day of our honeymoon, we began by revisiting Lake of the Clouds since our prior visit had been fogged out. It was beautiful and we thought about coming back again to see the view at sunset. This is the most famous overlook in the park and we made sure to get some post cards […]

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Dreary Forecasts Don’t Stop Us

Day Two of the Honeymoon started with eggs and bacon at Konteka Black Bear Restaurant in what seemed like a monsoon thunderstorm. http://www.thekonteka.com/  We had planned to do a lot of hiking and brought all of the gear prepping for our big day. But hiking in the rain is most likely ill advised for newbies so […]

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Have we come to the point of no return?

Our first day of the honeymoon was going smoothly so far when we first checked into the Visitor Center at the Porcupine Mountains all geared up for an afternoon hike on the Overlook Trail. A brief overview of the guidebook chapter on the trail made it seem like it was something we could easily accomplish. Easy access to […]

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Honeymoon Road Trip to the U.P.

We began our honeymoon road trip immediately following the wedding reception with a six hour drive northwest through Chicago to Steven’s Point, Wisconsin with an early wake-up for the last three hour drive to the Upper Peninsula of Michigan. Along the way we noticed that the trees became taller and more green with almost no billboards or fast food […]

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