Tag Archives: Fall Color

Fall Splendor, Even in the Rain/A Hike at Pyramid Point

By MIKE NORTON I’m looking out my window right now at a misty landscape where rain squalls chase each other across the surface of the Bay like fretful and obnoxious children. Good weather for ducks, as they used to say … Continue reading

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September: Drama Queen of Seasons/Hiking the Grand Traverse Commons

By MIKE NORTON September has certainly been a dramatic month here in the Traverse City area — great battalions of clouds racing across the sky; beams of thick sunlight  lancing out of the darkness like the searchlights of alien spaceships, … Continue reading

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Funny How the Night Moves, With Autumn Closing In….

Saying goodbye to Summer at Old Mission Point By MIKE NORTON TRAVERSE CITY – Suddenly, all the radio stations seem to be playing nostalgia songs. I heard Bob Seger’s “Night Moves” yesterday as Liz and I were driving home from … Continue reading

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