Wandering Wednesday: Carpenter Lake Nature Preserve

This hidden gem is located in Southfield Michigan and boast 42 acres of nature for the whole family to enjoy. The trail itself is about a mile long through a mostly wooded area though a portion of the trail passes by Carpenter Lake. Fishing is allowed for those anglers who have the patience. Another featureContinue reading “Wandering Wednesday: Carpenter Lake Nature Preserve”

Wandering Wednesday: The Boardwalk at Lake St.Clair Metro Park

If you’ve noticed that i haven’t been going outside these last couple of weeks due to the winter chill but fortunately over the weekend we had a day where the weather was quite nice and over 50 degrees ( whatever Celsius). However, due to the sudden shift in the weather it made for a ratherContinue reading “Wandering Wednesday: The Boardwalk at Lake St.Clair Metro Park”

Wandering Wednesday: Stony Creek

It’s been awhile since I felt brave enough to venture outside, with it being so cold for the past couple of weeks. I had next to little resolve to get outside. But since I’m on vacation this week, i needed to get out before the weather decides to shift. Honestly it wasn’t too bad. ItContinue reading “Wandering Wednesday: Stony Creek”

Wandering Wednesday: Lake St.Clair Metro Park

This week I managed to get a bit further from home making it all the way to Lake St.Clair Metro Park located in Harrison Township Michigan. The weather this morning was a bit snowy so i didn’t want to explore an area that’s too far from home. Then again is it really exploring an areaContinue reading “Wandering Wednesday: Lake St.Clair Metro Park”

Wandering Wednesday: Dodge Park

During the brief 3 day weekend that was granted to me and the other delivery drones thanks to it being New Years I manage to squeeze out a session at one of my favorite places, Dodge Park. The park is located in the city of Sterling Heights Michigan and the park is open year roundContinue reading “Wandering Wednesday: Dodge Park”

Wandering Wednesday: Draper Twin Lake Park

Peak color for autumn has more or less past and from now until the snow starts to stick around you will see the remnants on some of the trees here in Michigan. Fortunately at the time I captured these photos the trees were still covered in their leafy glory. In some of the photos youContinue reading “Wandering Wednesday: Draper Twin Lake Park”

Wandering Wednesday: Cullen Park Trail

In my quest to continue hiking areas around Lake Eerie i happened to stumble upon this cool gem of an area located in the city of Toledo Ohio. The trail offers some pretty amazing views of the Maumee Bay. Maumee Bay eventually feeds Lake Eerie to the North East. Cullen Park has a public boatContinue reading “Wandering Wednesday: Cullen Park Trail”

Wandering Wednesday: Red Oaks Nature Center

This week’s excursion to the great outdoors takes me to a small park in the city of Madison Heights Michigan. The Redwood Oaks Nature Center occupies about 37 acres of land and its hiking trail is pretty much paved but if you like walks through the woods then I would recommended scoping this place outContinue reading “Wandering Wednesday: Red Oaks Nature Center”

Wandering Wednesday: Port Crescent State Park

Over the weekend I took a day trip to Port Crescent State park and walked along the beach. This particular park occupies what is 260 acres of land. And is one of seven parks that offers a dark sky preserve in the State of Michigan. It also hosts a camping ground and some spectacular viewsContinue reading “Wandering Wednesday: Port Crescent State Park”

Wandering Wednesday: Bear Creek Nature Park

The Bear Creek Nature park is located in Oakland township Michigan. It’s a smaller park as the area is about 107 acres of land. What’s nice about this particular hiking area aching area is how clean it is! No litter anywhere on the trail, it was probably the most pristine hiking area I’ve been toContinue reading “Wandering Wednesday: Bear Creek Nature Park”