Category Archives: Skyline Parkway

Making hay while the sun shines.

By making hay while the sun shines, I mean driving your convertible with the top down while you still can. I saw this car with the owner while on my way to my writers’ group. I thought, “Naomi, just concentrate on your driving.” But I couldn’t stand it because classic car owners just love to […]

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Tiger Lilies in bloom

The Tiger Lilies are kinda late in blooming this year. We usually have a whole bunch of them, but this year these popped up in a new spot.

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A perfect Duluth Day for a waste-free vegan treat

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Pretty Peonies at church gardens

The First United Methodist Church on Skyline Parkway A.K.A. “The CopperTop,” Has several gardens. I’m guessing about 7, but I might be wrong. I’m sure someone will correct me. Several members of the church take turns wedding and watering the gardens, as well as planning them. A couple of spots have benches as the parking […]

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Bicyclists converge in Duluth

Two trailers full of bicycles sat in the parking lot of the Coppertop parking lot. I’m told it’s a group of Christain bicyclists traveling through Minnesota. On the Rocks Ministries is a Christian non-profit place for kids to hang out. It looks like they have some very fun activities.    I lifted this from their […]

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Rainy day

Couldn’t take any beautiful ship photos today because of the fog and rain. It was raining so much that my little doggie wouldn’t go outside to go potty. So finally we walked outside with her. But that’s not a good image to think about. Think about the beautiful blossoming trees in Duluth and how the […]

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Foggy day

Today it was foggy on Skyline Parkway and further up the hill, but downtown and Canal Park were clear. As soon as hitting 6th Street the air clear out. Skyline around this area would be considered 14th Street if it had a number.  From the City of Duluth on Skyline Parkway: Skyline Parkway is one […]

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Don’t sweep salt and grit into our streams

This photo was actually taken on Friday afternoon. It’s been a close call for the City to know when to have the street sweepers out and when to have the snowplows out. It did snow a bit on Friday. If all the salt and grit runs into our drainage systems it runs into the lake […]

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Deer along Skyline

As I walked along Skyline Parkway, I heard some noise in the brush. It turned out to be four deer. This photo is the most obvious that there is a deer, the others were very camouflaged.

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Explosion at oil refinery

As I was on my way to a meeting I noticed a smokestack in Superior with a little black smoke coming out of it, and a little flame in the smokestack. By time my meeting was over the same area was billowing with black smoke. Superior residents said the explosion rocked their houses. Residents were […]

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