The community and the township are named for Presque Isle (literally, “almost an island”) which is French for “peninsula”.
Michigan has many light houses, more than any other state, this is one of the most beautiful.
Located just a few miles north of Alpena on Highway 23, it is a convenient rest stop on the way to Mackinac Island.
The caretaker’s house has been converted into a museum and visitor center.
A picturesque hiking trail through a small forest leads to Lake Huron.
Growing up on a dairy farm in southeastern Indiana, Gary traveled very little until midlife, when the opportunity became available to him.
Grabbing his camera and a bag full of equipment, he began his vision quest traveling to most areas of the United States and several countries abroad.
Along the way, he collected several thousand photographs that he wants to share with everyone.
Gary decided the best way to accomplish his goal was to publish photo documentaries on the various areas of the world he has visited.
What will follow will be several photography books, who knows how many will wind up in his collection.
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