Random Outings with Dave

An old friend of Katie's from high school, Dave also went to Michigan Tech and lived in the Houghton house with Jacob, Katie, and Emily (plus a few more). As it happens in college houses, he even dated Emily for a good long time and came along on a few hikes with her.

Jake and Katie at Lower Silver Falls
Dry trickle of a creek

Color Tour in the Keweenaw

With fall colors just starting to arrive in the Keweenaw Jacob takes a big group of friends for a circle tour to some of the area's best viewing spots (and some falls).

  • Eagle River Falls
  • Jacob's Falls
  • Haven Falls
Color around the falls

Tour Guide of the Yellow Dog

Jacob takes a group of friends east of Big Erick's campground to the Yellow Dog Plains to explore Pinnacle Falls and, eventually, the Marquette area.

  • Dead River Falls
  • Pinnacle Falls

Activity Stream

  • Blogged about hiking | Rincon Double Feature.
  • Read Patternmaster (Patternmaster, #4) by Octavia E. Butler.
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  • Tweeted | @BugsySailor @mackinacbridge @PureMichigan @GovWhitmer Isle Royale would be solid. Either en route via plane or from one of the fire towers.
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