Freezing hikes through the forests of Upper Peninsula Michigan. It was a perfectly good snowy day and yet we decided to head out in the wood for unknown reasons... some how we ended up making back to warmth only to leave and head to a Freezing water fall.
First day of the week long trip to visit Mom and Curtis. It took a failed attempt in Boston and a mad dash for a 5 minute overlay in Chicago but we were able to land in Hancock, MI. It was nothing more than a flat place for a plane to land; but, it was interesting when the plane made a u-turn on the landing strip since it ran out of run way.
I was asked to be part of a research program that is testing GPS locator beacons and -54 degree Fahrenheit weather. These beacons are one of the last lines of defense for Rescuers in the Great Lakes that have to deal with extreme cold and extreme circumstances so is imperative to see how far these things could go
We took a quick trip to old strugbridge village, a tourist location that tries to show life from the 1800s. However in December there are Christmas lights