MTU Isle Royale and Lake Superior
Road Scholar Program

June 24-30, 2012

John & Ann Mahan, Instructors

 

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Keweenaw Peninsula Bus Tour --Jacob's Falls

 


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Keweenaw Peninsula Bus Tour -- Holy Transfiguration Skete,
Society of St. John Monastery (Western Ukraine Byzantine design)

 

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Keweenaw Peninsula Bus Tour -- enjoying flowers
near Lake Superior shore at the Monastery

 

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Keweenaw Peninsula Bus Tour --the Jampot,
run by the monks of Society of St. John Monastery

 


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Keweenaw Peninsula Bus Tour -- Eagle Harbor Lighthouse

 


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Keweenaw Peninsula Bus Tour -- rocky shore
at Eagle Harbor Lighthouse

 


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Keweenaw Peninsula Bus Tour -- enjoying wood lily atop Brockway Mountain

 


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Keweenaw Peninsula Bus Tour -- atop Brockway Mountain

 


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Keweenaw Peninsula Bus Tour -- relaxing atop Brockway Mountain

 


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Keweenaw Peninsula Bus Tour -- atop Brockway Mountain

 


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Keweenaw Peninsula Bus Tour -- Fort Wilkins, Copper Harbor

 


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Keweenaw Peninsula Bus Tour -- talking with "living history" participant
at Fort Wilkins, Copper Harbor

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Lake Superior shore at Fort Wilkins State Park

 


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On board Ranger III -- passing Rock Harbor Lighthouse as we arrive at Isle Royale

 

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Red fox walking near our group as we return to lodge from morning

 


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Morning walk -- photographing red fox by
Rock Harbor Lodge Housekeeping Cabins

 


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Hiking to Scoville Point

 


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Red fox approaching restaurant area following morning walk

 


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Hiking to Scoville Point

 


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Arrival at Scoville Point

 


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Group Photo, America Dock

 


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Evening Stroll -- Tobin Harbor

 

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Crawling out the back opening of Suzie's Cave
(a small opening requiring crawling on rocks)

 

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View from inside Suzie's Cave

 


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Hiking along Tobin Harbor, returning from Suzie's Cave

 


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A fine discovery! -- a line of wood nymph wildflowers
on a rotting log (return hike from Suzie's Cave)

 


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Rolf Peterson discussing displays of bones with visitors at Wolf-Moose research station

 


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Rolf Peterson with display of antlered moose skulls at Wolf-Moose research station

 

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Candy Peterson talking with visitors inside Wolf-Moose research station

 


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Rock Harbor Lighthouse

 


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Boardwalk through Raspberry Island bog -- reading plant identification flags

 


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Boardwalk through Raspberry Island bog -- photographing flowering pitcher plants

 


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Lake Superior outer shore on Raspberry Island

 


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A spontaneous "can-can" on Lake Superior outer shore, Raspberry Island

 


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Yoga on Lake Superior outer shore, Raspberry Island

 


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Final Ceremony -- included recognition of hikers who made an extended hike
from Lookout Louise back to Rock Harbor

 


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Morning Walk -- red fox followed us again!

 


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Morning Walk -- Tobin Harbor

 


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Photographing Rock Harbor Lighthouse as Ranger III leaves Isle Royale

 


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Viewing Lake Freighter from Ranger III on trip back to Houghton, MI

 

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