January 20, 2006

my year in cities (and campsites)

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.

Bend, Oregon**

Hood River, Oregon**

Los Barriles, Baja California, Mexico*

A random campground, Townsend, Montana

Mina Lake Campground, Mina, South Dakota

Minneapolis, Minnesota**

Shell Lake, Wisconsin*

Madison, Wisconsin*

Duluth, Minnesota*

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

Orlando, Florida

The Carnival Glory Cruise Ship*

Boundary Waters Canoe Area Wilderness, Minnesota

Saganaga Lake*

Devil’s Elbow

Gunflint Lake*

Rose Lake*

Mountain Lake

South Fowl Lake

Pine Lake

Moon Lake

Sea Gull Lake

Maraboeuf Lake

Pine River

South Lake*

Red Rock Lake

Ogishkemuncie Lake

Little Saganaga Lake

Bingshick Lake

Duncan Lake

Ham Lake

Isle Royale National Park, Michigan

Feldtmann Lake

Siskiwit Bay

Island Mine

Washington Creek

Lake Desor*

Hatchet Lake

McCargoe Cove

Todd Harbor

Huginnin Cove

* Denotes a location where I spent multiple nights, perhaps consecutively, perhaps not.

** Denotes a location that I called home for an extended period.