Loreen Niewenhuis is an author, adventurer, and dynamic speaker.
She has completed a trilogy of 1,000-mile adventures exploring the Great Lakes and has authored three books about these adventures.
To learn more about her work, or to engage her as a speaker, go to
I joined up with a hiking group (Northern Michigan Hiking, Backpacking, and Kayaking Meetup) for a post-Thanksgiving hike along Lake Michigan.
Hiking along Lake Michigan
We began at the Dune Climb and hiked two miles over tall dunes to the lake.
Hiking the Dune Climb
Along Lake Michigan
We then took a short drive over to Pyramid Point.
Misty day at Pyramid Point
It was a drizzly, cool day.
A perfect day to hike with new friends.