Pictured Rocks – part I

Jason and I extended our week-end into a long week-end and drove up to the Upper Peninsula to visit Pictured Rocks National Park.  It was amazing… the colors just past their peak, which in some ways made the trip even better… there was a sort of tragic romanticism to seeing half of the trees leafless, and the other half fighting to keep their leaves on…. it also meant that out hikes were in complete solitude, we might have seen only a couple of other people in the trails.

I wish the pictures could do justice to being there… but here are a few…