Monthly Archives: June 2010

Clear Lake State Park

This is our 5th year now coming to Clear Lake State Park for our annual 4th of July camping trip. I counted 22 people for our cookout. That was a few more than we had last year. As usual the food was excellent.… Continued

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Shiawassee River

Our son, Jason and daughter-in-law, Becky called us today and invited us to join them to go kayaking down the Shiawassee River.

We launched from the Ditch Road Bridge near Parshallburg, MI. The water was not very fast with one spot of very mild rapids.… Continued

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Wixom Lake

We returned to the lake to spend some more time on the water in our new kayaks. We get a little better at this each time we put them into the water. We are now experimenting with some new maneuvers we have recently acquired.… Continued

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Outdoor Adventures – Wilderness Resort

All I ask for is a campground where I can get online. Is that to much to ask? Guess so, I have spent hours trying to find such a park here in Michigan. I don’t care if I get to use the park’s WiFi or if I need to whip out the mobile broadband router.… Continued

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Wixom Lake

We put our kayaks into the water for the first time today at Wixom Lake near Beaverton, MI. The sun has been out all day today, but now the clouds are rolling in. There are only a couple of boats on the lake and the waves are quite calm.… Continued

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