Inspired by Kottke, I present my own year in cities. Each is a location where I spent one or more nights last year.
Given the nature of my life and where I tend to fall asleep, I have also included the lakes and campsites where I slumbered.
Hood River, Oregon**
Los Barriles, Baja California, Mexico*
A random campground, Townsend, Montana
Mina Lake Campground, Mina, South Dakota
Shell Lake, Wisconsin*
Burntside Lake, Minnesota*
Grand Marais, Minnesota
Bearskin Lake, Minnesota**
The Gravel Pit, Minnesota
Mystical Mountain, Minnesota
Paradise Beach, Minnesota*
A truck stop somewhere near Winnipeg, Manitoba
The Bloodvein ferry dock on Lake Winnipeg, Manitoba
A rest area somewhere near Thunder Bay, Ontario
The Carnival Glory Cruise Ship*
Boundary Waters Canoe Area Wilderness, Minnesota
South Fowl Lake
Sea Gull Lake
Red Rock Lake
Little Saganaga Lake
Isle Royale National Park, Michigan
* Denotes a location where I spent multiple nights, perhaps consecutively, perhaps not.
** Denotes a location that I called home for an extended period.