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More Door County Beauty Spots

Exploring a new area requires time, patience and good luck. On Saturday I set out with a list of parks in Door County to visit-well knowing that I would probably be sidetracked into some new and unplanned adventures!
A favorite photo from Saturday's trip
It is about a 30 minute drive from my place to the start of the Door County Peninsula. As I was traveling north, I doubled back to catch this giant gnome-the mascot of a mulch center. 
And yes I got sidetracked berry picking-this time red raspberries. It reminded me of my teenage years when I spent summers picking berries on my family farm for sale at roadside stands. 

Next stop was one of the scores of county parks that line both sides of the Door County Peninsula. Most of the parks center around a boat launch but usually you can get also swim or wade. This is Sugar Creek Park,

The first glimpse of Lake Michigan after a long week in the city is always so refreshing!

To give you a perspective of the whereabouts of Door County - the Cape…

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