Yosemite, California
July 2018
A day in Yosemite, mostly the high country.
Duck Lake, California
July 2018
A quick hike in the Sierras, near Mammoth Lakes.
Glacier National Park, Montana
July 2017
A few days in Glacier, just after the road was plowed.
Torrey Pines, California
December 23, 2016
A stormy day at Torrey Pines.
Ann Arbor Seasons, Michigan
Fall 2013 - Summer 2014
Photos from around town in different seasons.
Mount St. Helens, Washington
June 29, 2016
Spending a day on the Windy Ridge side of Mount St. Helens.
Red Rock Canyon, Nevada
October 24, 2015
Taking a quick tour through Red Rock Canyon outside of Las Vegas.
Upper Peninsula, Michigan
October 10 - 13, 2014
Enjoying Fall in the Pictured Rocks and Marquette areas.
Chimney Bluffs, New York
August 28, 2014
Making a quick stop at Chimney Bluffs State Park along Lake Ontario.
Acadia, Maine
August 23 - 27, 2014
A road trip to Acadia to do some camping and hiking.
Spring in Chicago, Illinois
April - May, 2010 - 2014
Enjoying the beautiful parks and architecture of Chicago.
Leelanau Ice Caves, Michigan
March 6 - 9, 2014
Checking out the ice caves created by Lake Michigan and the Polar Vortex.
Yosemite, California
My favorite photos from a few trips to Yosemite.
Sleeping Bear Dunes, Michigan
March 8 - 11, 2013
Things begin to thaw out at Sleeping Bear Dunes.
Ann Arbor Seasons, Michigan
Fall 2012 - Summer 2013
Photos from around town in different seasons.
San Diego, California
December 18 - 31, 2012
Photos from Torrey Pines and Encinitas.
Sleeping Bear Dunes, Michigan
October 12 - 14, 2012
Unrelenting rain drenches our fall weekend trip.
Mount Evans, Colorado
September 24, 2012
Enjoying the fall color around Mount Evans.
Lake Tahoe, California
August 17 - 19, 2012
Hiking Maggies Peaks near Emerald Bay, Lake Tahoe.
Tenaya Canyon, California
August 16, 2012
Hiking from Tenaya Lake to the top of Pywiack Cascade in Yosemite National Park.
Around California
August 11 - 26, 2012
From San Diego to Yosemite to Lake Tahoe.
Ann Arbor Seasons, Michigan
Fall 2011 - Summer 2012
Photos from around town in different seasons.
Sleeping Bear Dunes, Michigan
February 24 - 27, 2012
Winter photos from the Leelanau area, including Pyramid Point, Empire Bluffs, and Crystal Lake.
Fall in Ann Arbor, Michigan
October, 2011
Fall photos, mostly from around the University of Michigan campus.
La Jolla, California
June 9 - 20, 2011
Photos from the coastline around La Jolla.
Ludington State Park, Michigan
May 20 - 22, 2011
Camping in Ludington State Park for a couple days.
Spring in Ann Arbor, Michigan
April - May, 2011
Flowers erupt and warm weather returns to open arms.
Ice Climbing, Michigan
March 3 - 4, 2011
Ice Climbing at Pictured Rocks with a side trip to Miners Castle.
Winter Camping, Michigan
February 25 - 26, 2011
Backpacking the Chapel Loop of Pictured Rocks in winter.
Lake Michigan
September 3, 2010
A windy, wavey day on Lake Michigan brings the surfers out.
Yosemite, California
August 5, 2010
Passing through Yosemite and enjoying some sights along the way.
Mono Lake, California
August 5, 2010
Checking out the south side of Mono Lake.
Little Lakes Valley, California
August 4, 2010
Hiking through Little Lakes Valley in the Eastern Sierra.
Ice Climbing, Michigan
March 4 - 5, 2010
Ice climbing in the Sand Point area of Pictured Rocks.
Sleeping Bear Dunes, Michigan
February 28, 2010
Exploring Sleeping Bear Dunes in the winter.
Nordhouse Dunes, Michigan
February 27 - 28, 2010
Winter camping in the Nordhouse Dunes Wilderness along Lake Michigan.
Frozen Coast, Michigan
February 20, 2010
Checking out the frozen lakeshore of Lake Michigan at Warren Dunes, St. Joseph, and Holland.
Lake Erie, Michigan
February 6, 2010
Checking out the ice on Lake Erie at Sterling State Park.
San Diego, California
December 21 - 31, 2009
A few photos from the beach.
Fall in Ann Arbor, Michigan
October, 2009
Fall color viewed from a few tall buildings around town.
Bare Bluff, Michigan
October 8, 2009
A fall hike to Bare Bluff, one of the more scenic areas of the Keweenaw Peninsula.
The Upper Peninsula, Michigan
October 2 - 11, 2009
Enjoying fall in the Upper Peninsula from Pictured Rocks to the Porcupine Mountains to the Keweenaw Peninsula.
Pictured Rocks, Michigan
October 4 - 11, 2009
Some stormy fall weather along the Pictured Rocks lakeshore.
Mackinac Island, Michigan
October 3, 2009
Spending a short day on the island and enjoying the views even without the influence of fudge.
September 17 - 21, 2009
Checking out Hot Springs and the Ouachita Mountains, including Pinnacle Mountain and Flatside Pinnacle.
The Thumb, Michigan
September 6, 2009
Kayaking along the rocky shores of Lake Huron near Port Austin.
Sleeping Bear Dunes, Michigan
May 16 - 17, 2009
Enjoying springtime in Sleeping Bear Dunes National Lakeshore.
Spring in Ann Arbor, Michigan
April - May, 2009
Photos of bright colors returning to campus and town.
Garden of the Gods, Colorado
March 15, 2009
A quick trip to Garden of the Gods in Colorado Springs.
Detroit, Michigan
March 7, 2009
Making a quick and rare trip to Detroit, checking out the haunting Michigan Central Station and a few other places.
Ice Climbing, Michigan
February 25 - 27, 2009
Ice climbing in Pictured Rocks National Lakeshore.
St. Joseph, Michigan
February 8, 2009
Checking out the ice around St. Joseph before it melted away.
Chicago, Illinois
February 6 - 8, 2009
Hanging out in Chicago.
The Thumb, Michigan
January 31, 2009
Hiking along Lake Huron to see the rock formations and lighthouse near Port Austin.
Joshua Tree, California
December 22 - 31, 2008
A quick trip through Joshua Tree National Park and a few other places near San Diego.
Fall in Ann Arbor, Michigan
October - November, 2008
A few attempts at capturing the beautiful fall colors.
Maui, Hawaii
October 14 - 22, 2008
Enjoying the amazing island of Maui, with all of it's crazy roads.
Kauai, Hawaii
October 6 - 14, 2008
Enjoying the amazing island of Kauai, from Waimea Canyon, to Poipu, to the Kalalau Trail.
Lake Superior, Ontario
August 29 - September 1, 2008
Checking out Lake Superior Provincial Park and Aubrey Falls.
San Diego, California
August 7 - 12, 2008
Not many photos, we mostly hung out at the beach.
Nordhouse Dunes, Michigan
July 26 - 27, 2008
A quick overnight backpacking trip into the Nordhouse Dunes Wilderness Area.
Denver, Colorado
July 1 - 5, 2008
Staying in Denver and checking out Indian Peaks, Mt. Evans, and Rocky Mountain NP.
Hanover, New Hampshire
May 24, 2008
Checking out Dartmouth and doing a quick hike up Gile Mountain in nearby Vermont.
Boston, Massachusetts
May 23 - 26, 2008
Exploring the historic streets of Boston.
San Diego, California
March 27 - April 1, 2008
Wandering the beaches of La Jolla, checking out the Anza-Borrego Desert, and doing a quick hike near Iron Mountain.
Manhattan, New York
March 13 - 16, 2008
Wandering the streets of Manhattan.
Pictured Rocks, Michigan
March 7 - 9, 2008
Skiing & snowshoeing in the Miners Castle & Grand Sable Dunes areas. We also checked out the ice in Grand Marais & Mackinac Straits.
Frozen Coast, Michigan
February 16, 2008
Exploring the frozen shores of Lake Michigan, from Warren Dunes to South Haven.
Bruce Peninsula, Ontario
February 8 - 11, 2008
Photos from Bruce Peninsula National Park and Tobermory.
Winter, Ann Arbor, Michigan
January, 2008
Winter photos from campus, town, and city parks.
La Jolla, California
December 23 - 30, 2007
Hiking around Torrey Pines, enjoying the views from Mount Soledad, and walking along La Jolla Cove.
Mount Rainier, Washington
November 23, 2007
Enjoying a sunny and snowy day on Mount Rainer.
Olympic Peninsula, Washington
November 18 - 20, 2007
Checking out the beaches, rainforests, and waterfalls of Olympic National Park.
Seattle, Washington
November 16 - 24, 2007
Views from Seattle and the surrounding area.
Indiana Dunes & Chicago
October 27 - 28, 2007
Checking out Indiana Dunes National Lakeshore, and doing some fine dining in Chicago.
Northern Michigan
October 19 - 21, 2007
Enjoying the fall colors in northern Michigan.
Crested Butte, Colorado
September 13 - 18, 2007
Hiking up Marcellina Mountain, to Frigid Air Pass, and a few other places, mostly in the Crested Butte area.
Pictured Rocks, Michigan
August 30 - September 2, 2007
Back to the Great Lakes with a rare summer visit to Pictured Rocks to see what it all looks like when it's green.
Chicago, Illinois
August 18, 2007
Visiting friends, seeing the city from the John Hancock building, and catching a Broadway show.
North Manitou Island, Michigan
August 11 - 12, 2007
Backpacking on North Manitou Island, enjoying the sunset, and watching storms roll off from Lake Michigan.
West Coast, Michigan
July 21, 2007
Checking out a couple of the beaches and towns of Michigan's west coast.
Botanical Gardens, Ann Arbor
July 14, 2007
Checking out the flowers and interesting plants of the Univeristy of Michigan Botanical Gardens.
Northern Michigan
June 21 - 22, 2007
Canoeing the Pere Marquette River and checking out the Sleeping Bear Dunes area.
Letchworth State Park, New York
June 9, 2007
Checking out Letchwork State Park in New York, home to "The Grand Canyon of the East" and many waterfalls.
Niagara Falls
June 8 - 9, 2007
Checking out Niagara Falls from both the American and Canadian sides.
Tobermory, Ontario
May 25 - 27, 2007
Hiking around Tobermory, home to two Canadian national parks: Bruce Peninsula National Park, and Fathom Five National Marine Park.
Big Sky, Montana
March 29 - April 2, 2007
Skiing at Red Lodge and Big Sky, Montana.
Pictured Rocks, Michigan
March 17, 2007
Hiking along the ice shelf from Twelvemile Beach to Spray Falls.
Mackinac Straits & Pictured Rocks, Michigan
March 16 - 18, 2007
Skiing to Miners Castle, lingering in the Straits of Mackinac, and some other stuff.
Hocking Hills, Ohio
February 17, 2007
Checking out the cliffs and frozen waterfalls of Hocking Hills in southeastern Ohio.
Pictured Rocks, Michigan
January 27, 2007
Skiing & hiking the Chapel Loop in Pictured Rocks National Lakeshore on a stormy day.
Torrey Pines, California
January 20, 2007
A few pictures from an evening walk along the beach in Torrey Pines State Park.
Ice Storm, Ann Arbor
January 17, 2007
Pictures from around town after an ice storm coated all the trees in ice.
San Diego, California
December 25 - 29, 2006
Pictures from Torrey Pines, La Jolla beaches, and Iron Mountain.
Cross Country Road Trip
October 16 - 23, 2006
A photo summary of our trip from San Diego to Ann Arbor.
Chicago, Illinois
October 23, 2006
Checking out the city from the Sears Tower, and strolling through Millenium Park.
Starved Rock, Illinois
October 23, 2006
Checking out Starved Rock State Park, an area of small canyons and cliffs along the Illinois River.
Great Sand Dunes, Etc, Colorado
October 19 - 22, 2006
Checking out the Great Sand Dunes National Park, Fraser, and hiking up Green Mountain outside Boulder.
Arches National Park, Utah
October 19, 2006
Checking out Arches National Park and Dead Horse Point State Park.
Zion Narrows, Utah
October 18, 2006
Taking a quick venture into "The Narrows" and Orderville Canyon in Zion National Park.
Monument Valley, Utah
October 17, 2006
Checking out Monument Valley.
Glen Canyon, Arizona
October 17, 2006
Taking a quick look at Horseshoe Bend in Glen Canyon.
Zion National Park, Utah
October 17 - 18, 2006
Checking out the amazing sights of Zion Canyon and Utah 9.
Pictured Rocks Fall, Michigan
October 7, 2006
Hiking the Chapel Loop (including Spray Falls) and checking out other sights like Miners Castle, Miners Beach, Munising Falls, Grand Sable Dunes, Sand Point, etc.
Thousand Island Lake, California
September 3, 2006
Hiking to Thousand Island and Garnet Lakes in the Ansel Adams Wilderness, starting from Agnew Meadows.
Mount Agassiz, California
September 2, 2006
Hiking to the summit of Mount Agassiz in the Bishop Creek area, starting from the South Lake trailhead.
Eastern Sierras, California
July 24, 2006
Hiking to Treasure Lakes in the Little Lakes Valley near Bishop/Mammoth Lakes, and driving south along the Eastern Sierra range.
Yosemite, California
July 23, 2006
Checking out Yosemite Valley, Glacier Point, Tuolumne Meadows, and driving over Tioga Pass.
Big Sur, California
July 22, 2006
Driving up the California coast from San Diego to Monterey, checking out Morro Bay, San Simeon, McWay Falls, Big Sur, and Point Lobos.
Santa Catalina Island & San Diego, California
July 20 - 26, 2006
Sailing around Santa Catalina Island and hiking around Torrey Pines State Park in San Diego.
Northern Michigan
July 1 - 4, 2006
Checking out Grand Haven, Silver Lake, Sleeping Bear Dunes, and Traverse City.
South Manitou Island, Michigan
July 2, 2006
Hiking to the sand dune bluffs on the west side of South Manitou Island.
San Diego, California
May 4 - 8, 2006
Hiking around the San Diego area: Torrey Pines, La Jolla Cove, San Diego Gliderport, and some inland canyons.
Santa Catalina Island, California
May 6, 2006
Hiking to Lone Tree Point on Santa Catalina Island, one of the Channel Islands off the coast of Los Angeles.
Michigan Spring
April, 2006
Spring pictures from around the Ann Arbor area.
Mammoth Mountain, California
March 21 - 23, 2006
Skiing Mammoth Mountain and driving Highway 395 back to San Diego.
Yosemite, California
March 18 - 20, 2006
Camping in Yosemite, Skiing to Glacier Point, and exploring the valley.
Pictured Rocks, Michigan
March 2 - 4, 2006
Ice climbing and skiing in Pictured Rocks National Lakeshore.
Sleeping Bear Dunes, Michigan
February 27, 2006
Hiking and skiing around the Sleeping Bear Dunes National Lakeshore.
Pictured Rocks, Michigan
February 19 - 20, 2006
Skiing and snowshoeing the Pictured Rocks backcountry. Areas visited include: Miners Castle, Miners Beach, Little Beaver Lake, Twelvemile Beach, and Spray Falls.
Lake Tahoe, Nevada/California
January 24 - 29, 2006
Skiing some of the resorts around Lake Tahoe (Heavenly, Squaw Valley, Diamond Peak).
Pictured Rocks, Michigan
January 7, 2006
A backcountry ski trip to the remote lakeshore cliffs of Pictured Rocks National Lakeshore.
Chicago, Illinois
December 30, 2005
A day in Chicago, mainly checking out Millenium Park and the Art Institute.
Upper Peninsula, Michigan
December 26 - 28, 2005
Winter pictures from Tahquamenon Falls State Park and Pictured Rocks National Lakeshore.
Michigan Winter
December, 2005
Winter pictures from around the Ann Arbor area.
Southern California
November 10 - 14, 2005
Hiking in the Anza-Borrego Desert, exploring Anacapa Island in Channel Islands National Park, and climbing Iron Mountain.
Michigan Fall
October, 2005
Pictures from around the Ann Arbor area.
Colorado Fall
September 23 - 28, 2005
Hiking in Crested Butte, Aspen, and Rocky Mountain National Park.
Southern California
August 25 - 30, 2005
Hiking in the Laguna Mountains, and kayaking La Jolla Shores.
Pictured Rocks, Michigan
July 3 - 4, 2005
Hiking in Pictured Rocks National Lakeshore, and checking out some of the other sights in the area.
Northern Michigan
July 2 - 3, 2005
Hiking the Manistee River Trail, canoeing the Jordan River, and making a brief stop at Wilderness State Park.
New York City
June 17 - 19, 2005
Mainly went to NYC for a hockey tournament but we rollerbladed around the city for some sightseeing too.
Southwest Utah
June 3 - 8, 2005
Hiking in Zion National Park, Bryce Canyon National Park, Snow Canyon State Park, Valley of Fire State Park, and some other places.
Sleeping Bear Dunes Area, Michigan
May 27 - 29, 2005
Kayaking on Lake Michigan near Sleeping Bear Dunes.
Southern California
May, 2005
Hiking to Cedar Falls, up Woodson Mountain, and through La Jolla Valley.
April, 2005
Checking out the cities of Cleveland and Pittsburgh, and the nearby waterfalls.
March, 2005
Skiing at Snowmass and Aspen mountains.
Washington, DC
March, 2005
Visiting Kate & Steve, checking out Great Falls National Park and the city.
Southern California
February 10 - 15, 2005
Pictures from multiple trips, including Torrey Pines, Big Bear, Anza-Borrego Desert, and Santa Barbara.
The Arb, Ann Arbor
January, 2005
Pictures from the first big snowfall in Ann Arbor in 2005 when I skied from home to the Arb and fell into the river.
Winter Camping, Northern Michigan
December, 2004
Winter camping near the Pine River.
Hocking Hills, Ohio
November, 2004
Hiking around in Hocking Hills, an area in southern Ohio on the edge of the mountains.
September, 2004
Cruising from Seattle to Skagway via the Inside Passage.
Montreal, Canada
May, 2004
Just went here for a hockey tournament but we toured the city a bit by bike and on rollerblades.
Vail, Colorado
March, 2004
Skiing at Vail and Beaver Creek resorts.
Boulder, Colorado
December, 2003
Short trip, just did a bike ride around the Flatirons.
Chicago, Illinois
November, 2003
Checking out the city.
Seattle Area
June, 2003
Olympic NP, North Cascades NP, Vancouver.
Sleeping Bear Dunes, Michigan
May, 2003
A visit to Sleeping Bear Dunes.
Park City, Utah
February, 2003
Skiing the resorts around Park City and bobsledding.
Niagara Falls
January, 2003
Checking out the falls in the winter.
Sarasota, Florida
October, 2002
Hanging out on the beach, not many pictures.
The Canadian Rockies
September, 2002
Mountain biked, hiked, and checked out the sights of the Canadian Rockies.
Lake Tahoe & San Francisco
May, 2002
Mountain biking and skiing around the Lake Tahoe and San Fran areas.
Vancouver, Canada
March, 2002
We mainly went to Vancouver to play in a hockey tournament but we also spent a day skiing at Whistler mountain.
Whistler-Blackcomb Mountain, Canada
January, 2002
Skiing Whistler mountain, north of Vancouver, Canada.
California Bound
April, 2000
Driving out to California from Ann Arbor with my friend Jeff.
Whistler-Blackcomb Mountain, Canada
March, 2000
Skiing Whistler mountain, north of Vancouver, Canada.
Golden, Colorado
August, 1999
Jackson Hole, Wyoming
March, 1999
Steamboat, Colorado
December, 1998
Golden, Colorado
August, 1998
Ann Arbor
April, 1998