Ice Shards 001
Lake Superior has more ice on it now than I have seen in several years. Days of onshore winds have caused leads to open up and pile ice along the shore. The shards look beautiful against the blue sky.
Ice Shards 002
Up to 50 mph winds have polished the ice and rounded the corners.
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Grand Marais light in the background.
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This one almost looks like it has a face.
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During the low light of the evening the blue colors in the ice are highlighted.
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Under some of the shards are a maze of icicles.
Ice Shards 007
A very light wind was pushing tons of ice towards shore and breaking it into shards creating the most awesome sounds. I just sat there and listened for quite some time.