» winter camping

Where we camped.


Lake Michigan.

Washed up ice.


Mike hiking along the beach.


Our campsite.

Me skiing out (Photo by Mike).

Manistee lighthouse.

Frankfort beach.

Frankfort lighthouse.

Ice in the waves at Grand Haven.

Ice floating up the channel.

There were waves hitting this ice so it was bobbing up and down.

Iced house at the end of the pier.

Seagulls on the ice.

Ludington pier.

It was windy.



Ice that fell off the pier.

Pancake ice.

Mike skiing at Nordhouse Dunes.


Ice on the beach.

The view south from our campsite.



Another angle.


Icy beach.

Dunes, Mike can barely be seen on the distant ridge.



Mike next to our fire.


Skiing in the woods at Nordhouse Dunes.

Ice looking like gems on the beach.

Manistee lighthouse.

Shattered ice on the pier.

Manistee beach.

Manistee lighthouse from the north.

Arcadia Bluffs.


Frankfort lighthouse.

Liquid blue.


Mike on the pier.

Disintegrating ice.

North of the Frankfort pier.

Point Betsie Lighthouse.

Ice at Point Betsie.

Ice and waves, Grand Haven.

Bobbing ice, Grand Haven.

The view from where we camped, Nordhouse Dunes.

Sunset, Nordhouse Dunes.

Manistee pier.


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