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Arcadia Michigan – Inspiration Point M-22 Scenic Overlook Since Jess and I are often exploring along the M-22 corridor… We’d like to share with you, one of our favorite spots on the Lake Michigan coast to enjoy a sunset, Arcadia’s Inspiration Point. If you’re already exploring the beauty along M-22,…

O Kun-de-Kun Falls Featured Image

Take a hiking trip to O Kun-de-Kun Falls! Okundekun Falls (O Kun-de-Kun Falls) are located within Ottawa National Forest, on the Baltimore River. Notably, the trail is also a part of the North Country Trail system that spans several states from New York to North Dakota. If you’re looking to…

Old Baldy Trail in the C.S. Mott Arcadia Dunes Nature Preserve

Explore the Arcadia Dunes Baldy Trail in Michigan’s C.S. Mott Nature Preserve If there is any place in the beautiful state of Michigan that holds a space very dear to Jess and my heart… It would be the Arcadia Dunes Baldy Trail. I’ll tell you why, a bit later in…

Waterloo Rec Area Discovery Center Trail System Blog Post

Waterloo State Recreation Area’s Eddy Discovery Center Hiking Trails If ever there was something I regret when it comes to enjoying Michigan’s beautiful state parks & recreation areas… It would have to be that I did not discover them sooner. For the Waterloo State Recreation Area and the adjoining Eddy…

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Exploring Wayne County’s Crosswinds Marsh If you enjoy nature as much as we do, and live in the Wayne County area… you’ll want to check out this oasis of nature known as Crosswinds Marsh, right near metro Detroit! You’ll find this beautiful nature preserve offers a good nature fix any…

Our Munising Michigan Waterfall Guided Tour

Munising Waterfalls Photo Guide To anyone who has visited the beautiful area surrounding Munising and the Pictured Rocks National Lakeshore… You already know just how incredibly scenic this area of our Upper Peninsula is. Jess and I have been heading up to (or through) the area several times now. Honestly,…

Holly State Recreation Area – Wildwood & Valley Lake Loop Photo Tour When you think about the most iconic and notably beautiful places in the state of Michigan, chances are good that Holly is not the first place that comes to mind. While it is not one of the more…

A journey through the Losee Lake Trail

Today’s adventure chronicle will be continuing our ongoing mission… To find new nature and seek out new trees.. Takes us to Pinckney State Recreation Area. This beautiful Michigan State Park spans two counties and several townships within Southeast Michigan. In Washtenaw County, the park rests in Dexter, Sylvan, and Lyndon…

Explore Bald Mountain State Recreation Area with Jess & Jeff of Michigan Photography

My favorite shirt ever, has the following phrase written on the back… “I’d rather be lost in the forest, than found in the city.” As a city dweller trapped in a nature loving body, I often find myself yearning to be in the calm, quiet, and magical forests of Michigan’s…