the descent

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Our children couldn’t resist the call of the dunes. While Terry and I watched from the Lake Michigan Overlook Platform, they began their steep descent.

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This was soooo scary for me to watch! I prayed and tried not to freak out.

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Christian followed the direct path down, but Rebecca felt more comfortable zigzagging.

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Can you see Rebecca waving?

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Our speedy son skidded down the slope in 7 minutes.

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After dumping the sand out of his shoes, Christian practiced martial arts moves on the shore:)

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Rebecca arrived just a few minutes later.

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Those tiny dots at the bottom right corner of the photo are my children!!!

Next up: the climb!

10.18.13
from Pierce Stocking Scenic Drive
within Sleeping Bear Dunes National Lakeshore
fall color tour

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