Belle Isle (located in the Detroit River near the city of Detroit) is the latest island I explored for my current Great Lakes Island Adventure.
My cousin, Milene (center) and sister Leslie (right) joined me for this hike
Statue of James Scott, real estate speculator
The gorgeous Scott Fountain has been recently restored and now flows on the weekends in the summer months.
The James Scott Fountain
Belle Isle has a rich history that I am researching for my Great Lakes ISLAND book.
The view from Belle Isle downriver