41 Years Ago the Edmund Fitzgerald Sank on Lake Superior

The Fitzgerald sank on the evening of Nov. 10, 1975 during a particularly rough storm on Lake Superior. There are no survivors or witnesses to the shipwreck. According to the Great Lakes Shipwreck Museum, the Fitzgerald's Captain Ernest McSorely reported problems around 3:30 p.m. that afternoon in a radio message

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Cruising Guide to the Apostle Islands

The Apostle Islands National Lakeshore offers visitors the chance to explore sea caves, tour lighthouses, hike, camp and cruise around 21 islands in the northern portion of Lake Superior in Wisconsin  (published July 2015) [caption id="attachment_7883" align="alignleft" width="421"] The author at the helm[/caption] Our sailing adventure began at a local

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Lake Superior’s Apostle Islands

(published September 2014) The Apostle Islands on the southwest side of Lake Superior offer 21 beautiful, uninhabited islands, stunning sea caves, seven lighthouses, beautiful island bays, fishing, camping, hiking and kayaking all within a one or two day sail. [caption id="attachment_6758" align="alignleft" width="375"] Raspberry Island lighthouse[/caption] Presque Isle Bay on

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