Category Archives: UP Blog

Upper Peninsula Blueberries

Upper Peninsula Blueberries

Last year’s blueberry crop was okay, but with the cool, wet, weather this year the Upper Peninsula’s Blueberry crop is huge! Well at least it is in Marquette County. I’ve never seen so many blueberries and did I mention that they are huge!I picked a quart in about ten minutes tonight without moving more than… Continue Reading

Check Out St. Ignace!

Check Out St. Ignace!

On a recent summer day, the family decided that we need to go on a road trip so we headed to St. Ignace. My daughter had never been to Mackinac Island so we thought this would be a good opportunity to give her that experience. We arrived in St Ignace late, because we stopped at… Continue Reading

The Museum of Ojibwa Culture

The Museum of Ojibwa Culture

On a recent visit to St. Ignace I was fortunate enough to visit The Museum of Ojibwa Culture. Located in the old mission church, the museum provides incredible insights into the Ojibwa Culture. Inside you will find fascinating exhibits that depict the lives of the Ojibwa Indians of the region. There are several displays of… Continue Reading

Eagle Harbor Lighthouse

Eagle Harbor Lighthouse

One of my greatest joys last summer was a trip to the Eagle Harbor Lighthouse in the Keweenaw Peninsula. We had traveled up to the Keweenaw to visit Copper Harbor and Fort Wilkins. We had a wonderful day hiking around the fort and a great lunch in Copper Harbor then decided to follow the Lake… Continue Reading

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