Peninsula Point/Stonington Peninsula

Last week, I posted about Sand Point lighthouse. Just down the road sits another lighthouse, but one that receives far fewer visits. The Stonington Peninsula splits Lake Michigan’s Little Bay de Noc and Big Bay de Noc. If you venture to the very tip of the peninsula, you reach Peninsula Point. Now, this a fairlyContinue reading “Peninsula Point/Stonington Peninsula”

Sand Point Lighthouse

Growing up in the desert, I didn’t pay much attention to lighthouses. I’d only seen them in pictures and assumed they existed solely to guide ocean-going ships. Sure, I remember studying the growth of industry in the United States, but it never occurred to me that any major shipping on inland waters took place outsideContinue reading “Sand Point Lighthouse”