The winter solstice marks the moment the sun reaches it furthest point in its southerly journey and seems to pause, just a moment, before beginning its slow trajectory back towards spring.
A walk in the dancing forest this morning reminded me of another windstorm, this one in December of 1874 and made famous by John Muir.
More than a training program, the Institute is a professional and personal development experience that provides participants with a unique opportunity to understand and develop their leadership style, build fundamental skills, and receive targeted feedback from their peers and the facilitators.
Do you have a paddler on your holiday list this season? Perhaps a sailor or hiker or lighthouse lover? Friends of the Apostle Islands can make your holiday shopping fast and easy with a gift membership for the ones you love.
Whatever the official definition of “sea smoke” is, it does not explain its effect on the human soul.
Read the 2021 Annual Report from the Friends of the Apostle Islands National Lakeshore.
The official presentation took place at 1:30 Tuesday afternoon at the Washington Avenue beach in Bayfield.
When five to eight-foot waves swamped kayakers near the mainland sea caves late this summer, life-saving help arrived just in time.
Kelley Linehan will work alongside Erica Peterson, who has been chair since 2014, and will take over the chair position in February 2022.
Together they put in a combined 20 hours of work and it shows.