Great Lake Trip – Day 15 – Michigan

Great Lake Trip – Day 15 – Michigan

Covington Kentucky The drive down to Cincinnati and across the mighty Ohio River into Covington, Kentucky was safe and uneventful. We stayed at a Holiday Inn just over the bridge which was pretty unimpressive. Once again we got a choice room on the opposite side from...
Great Lake Trip – Day 14 – Michigan

Great Lake Trip – Day 14 – Michigan

Ann Arbor Michigan This our last day in Ann Arbor. After our long walks at The Henry Ford yesterday, we decided to take it easy today. We set out to explore the town before heading south tomorrow. Bandemer Park and Disc Golf We found a disc golf course online and...
Great Lake Trip – Day 13 – Michigan

Great Lake Trip – Day 13 – Michigan

Dearborn Michigan The Henry Ford Museum The Henry Ford Museum is in Dearborn, Michigan. The Henry Ford opened in 1929. It is a collection of people and things that Henry Ford considered the real history of the United States. It is the most incredible museum I have...
Great Lake Trip – Day 12 – Michigan

Great Lake Trip – Day 12 – Michigan

Ann Arbor Michigan We left Bay City and arrived in Ann Arbor late in the afternoon. Ann Arbor was named after the names of the founder’s wives, both named Ann, and the many stands of Bur Oak trees. It is consistently voted one of the best cities to live in the...
Great Lake Trip – Day 11 – Michigan

Great Lake Trip – Day 11 – Michigan

Bay City, Michigan Heading south to our next destination, we stopped on the way to explore the town of Alpena, Michigan. Our first stop was at the Alpena Convention & Visitors Bureau at 235 W. Chisholm St. The friendly lady there supplied us with a map of this...
Great Lake Trip – Day 10 – Michigan

Great Lake Trip – Day 10 – Michigan

Mackinaw City, Michigan The next morning we got up, had a good breakfast at our hotel, and headed to our northernmost point on this trip – Sault Ste. Marie. The Soo, as Sault Ste. Marie is called, means Rapids of Saint Marie. The “Mighty Mac” is...