Big Lake Public Access

+ Comments (1) Big Lake Public Access - 2007-07-28 17:35:44
Ann (my sister) has been in town for a class reunion for the past few days and we've spent a lot of time roaming the country-side so she can photograph the sights and colors and textures of Michigan in summer -- something she wasn't inclined so much to do back when she was growing up here. Yesterday, after a few hours of meandering, I noticed we were about to 'stumble on' some old family property that neither of us had seen or been to in years. This is the public acess area where we each took our first swimming lessons a few hundred yards down a dirt road from what was once our uncle's cottage. It's always fun to see a place after so much time has passed (we're talking 40+ years here) and see the actual changes along with the imagined ones. It all seemed so much bigger then ...