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by jrwiesz
Wed May 03, 2017 12:02 pm
Forum: Pictures
Topic: Guess What Campground? Chapter II.
Replies: 71
Views: 14272

Re: Guess What Campground? Chapter II.

So, no one has been here in a few days. I guess the first chapter was more interesting. Everyone is out hiking? Lake Superior areas have been frigid; more like winter gear needed around the Lake. Gotta keep this going. Actually, I'm getting my post count up. :twisted: I'll guess Merritt Lane. I have...
by jrwiesz
Wed May 03, 2017 11:05 am
Forum: Other Places and Parks
Topic: Porkies Trip Early May
Replies: 20
Views: 4800

Re: Porkies Trip Early May

Nothing looks too out of place on the webcam.

http://www.porkiesfun.com/conditions.htm
by jrwiesz
Wed May 03, 2017 10:29 am
Forum: Other Places and Parks
Topic: Porkies Trip Early May
Replies: 20
Views: 4800

Re: Porkies Trip Early May

Do you happen to have any links to related news articles?
by jrwiesz
Tue May 02, 2017 9:17 pm
Forum: Gear & Supplies
Topic: Tarptent Double Rainbow?
Replies: 12
Views: 4487

Re: Tarptent Double Rainbow?

I have not had trouble with condensation, with my single walls on IR during late Aug early Sept trips. YMMV. Double Rainbow is a nice set-up. All set-ups have some learning curve, single walls maybe more-so, that's the fun. :shock: From reviews I have read, I don't think you will be disappointed wit...
by jrwiesz
Fri Apr 28, 2017 10:39 am
Forum: General Questions and Miscellaneous
Topic: Mott Island Web Camera Operational Again
Replies: 8
Views: 2227

Re: Mott Island Web Camera Operational Again

They painted in Houghton/Hancock also!

http://www.mtu.edu/webcams/fund/

Good thing the shut-down has been averted.
by jrwiesz
Tue Apr 18, 2017 11:01 am
Forum: Pictures
Topic: Guess What Campground? Chapter II.
Replies: 71
Views: 14272

Re: Guess What Campground? Chapter II.

My guess would be, Duncan Bay to Tobin Harbor portage. An observation/comment: the tump on the portage sac seems to be anchored very high on the bag. :?: My thought/comment is, that it would appear to be uncomfortable, and doing little to redistribute carry weight. :idea: I have been using a tump in...
by jrwiesz
Sun Apr 16, 2017 7:11 pm
Forum: Trails & Campsites
Topic: Daisy Farm
Replies: 8
Views: 2061

Re: Daisy Farm

I think there are 6 individual sites.
by jrwiesz
Tue Apr 11, 2017 11:09 pm
Forum: Pictures
Topic: Guess What Campground?
Replies: 312
Views: 43753

Re: Guess What Campground?

There are only 4 of us keeping this thread going; if we all let another guess no one will go.

Pickerel Cove.
by jrwiesz
Sat Apr 08, 2017 10:02 am
Forum: Pictures
Topic: Guess What Campground?
Replies: 312
Views: 43753

Re: Guess What Campground?

Hay Bay camp.

I haven't camped there, but, hope to.
by jrwiesz
Tue Apr 04, 2017 2:44 pm
Forum: Pictures
Topic: Guess What Campground?
Replies: 312
Views: 43753

Re: Guess What Campground?

Yes,
Yes,
Yes.
NW corner of Ryan Island; the largest island, in the largest lake, on the largest island, in the largest lake in the world!
We took a break there before heading to Wood Lake camp.
by jrwiesz
Tue Apr 04, 2017 11:31 am
Forum: Pictures
Topic: Guess What Campground?
Replies: 312
Views: 43753

Re: Guess What Campground?

A "where am I?", photo.

This is the photo used to create my avatar on this site.
by jrwiesz
Mon Apr 03, 2017 9:49 pm
Forum: Pictures
Topic: Guess What Campground?
Replies: 312
Views: 43753

Re: Guess What Campground?

Malone Bay to Chippewa Harbor. Part of the 36 burn area.

If I keep going, I will eventually circumnavigate the Isle. 8)
by jrwiesz
Mon Apr 03, 2017 8:51 pm
Forum: Pictures
Topic: Guess What Campground?
Replies: 312
Views: 43753

Re: Guess What Campground?

RH between Three Mile and Snug Harbor.
by jrwiesz
Mon Apr 03, 2017 3:41 pm
Forum: Pictures
Topic: Guess What Campground?
Replies: 312
Views: 43753

Re: Guess What Campground?

In Rock Harbor, north shore between Daisy Farm and Three Mile, a half-mile NE of Caribou Island.
by jrwiesz
Mon Apr 03, 2017 3:30 pm
Forum: General Questions and Miscellaneous
Topic: First time
Replies: 5
Views: 1523

Re: First time

A small store with minimalistic type supplies, mainly for the hikers/backpackers, boaters. No, restaurant; perhaps ready made egg or tuna sandwiches, chips, candy bars, etc. at the store. A small deck at the store to sit and have a snack and cold beverage(water, pop, juice). Souvenirs: T-shirts, hat...