Announcing a new Meetup for Chicago Suburban Backpackers!What
: Pictured Rocks National Lakeshore Sept 3rd ? 6th.When
: Friday, September 3,[masked]:00 PMPrice
: $5.00 per personWhere
: Pictured Rocks National Shore
Sand Pt (United States Government Pictured Rocks National Lakeshore: Ranger Station)
Munising, MI 49862
Pictured Rocks National Lakeshore Sept 3rd ? 6th.
?Sandstones cliffs sandwiched with layers of white and green?tower 50 to 200 feet above water. This place of beauty was as authorized as the country?s first national lakeshore in 1966 to preserve the shoreline, cliffs, beaches, dunes, and to provide an extraordinary place for recreation and discovery. A Little more than six miles across at its widest point, the park hugs Lake Superior?s shoreline for over 40 miles. The ice melted over time, forming depressions that filled with water and became kettle lakes ?This northern tier of States offers some of the most outstanding scenic beauty to be found anywhere in America. The ?North Country? is a land of diversity whose beauty is accentuated by its distinctly changing seasons. As you travel the North Country, the hills and valleys, lakes and streams, show how the glaciers molded the landscape. Historic sites along the way that tells the story of how America was settled and grew as a nation.?
Distance will be about 15-18 miles to have anought time to enjoy the beauty of the trail along the lake.
Leaving Friday September 3rd and returning Monday Sept 6th.
The number of people will be limited to 12.
The cost of this trip will be posted in the next few days.
RSVP to this Meetup:http://www.meetup.com/Chicago-Suburban-Backpackers/calendar/14295088/