Au Train Falls and Weeping Wall, Alger County Michigan

There are numerous waterfalls in Alger County Michigan, also home of Pictured Rocks National Lakeshore.

It’s an easy drive to Au Train Falls from Munising. The hike is about 5 minutes.

Much of the time there is so much water there is no formation at all to the falls.

That was the case when I photographed what I call the “Weeping Wall” at the base of road that takes you to the falls.

Weeping Wall


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Pictured Rocks National Lakeshore Chapel Falls in Autumn

Pictured Rocks National Lakeshore is one of my favorite spots on Lake Superior. It is a fantastic park for hiking. The waterfalls are exceptional after a Spring or Summer rain.

Chapel Falls is an easy 2.5 mile round-trip hike in the Chapel Basin trailhead.


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Pictured Rocks National Lakeshore Sable Falls

Pictured Rocks National Lakeshore is one of my favorite spots on Lake Superior. It is a fantastic park for hiking. The waterfalls are exceptional after a Spring or Summer rain.

Sable Falls is best if the water level is not too high as is the case here. Sometimes these huge potholes are completely underwater.

Pictured Rocks NL - Sable Falls (33)
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Pictured Rocks National Lakeshore Late Spring Trilliums

Pictured Rocks National Lakeshore is one of my favorite spots on Lake Superior. The park is carpeted with wildflowers at the end of May and early June.

The road to Miner’s Castle is a particularly good spot. I took these images in light rain.


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Pictured Rocks National Lakeshore – Elliot Falls Sunset

Pictured Rocks National Lakeshore is one of my favorite spots on Lake Superior.

This spot is where Elliot Falls flows into Lake Superior.

Most of the time Elliot Falls is nothing but a trickle but we got there in early June after a big rain storm.

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