Cracked Lake Superior As wind and currents moved the ice around between the ore docks, the sounds of crunching echoed through the otherwise quiet bar. Related Similar Images ...based on the tags: chutes, ice, lake-superior, shacks, snow, storms... The only good shot I have of the top of Battery A, in the upper left. Though it seemed to have been disused before its neighbor it had a lot less growth on it. A broken roof drain turned the fourth floor into a skating rink. Frost covers every surface. Kodak Portra 400 in Voigtlander Bessa. The UP gets a lot of snow, making exploring its old mines a special challenge in the winter. The snow is more than 6 feet deep in this picture, and firm enough to walk on. Wind took the spring melt on the trees growing in taconite pellets and made it airborne. Loading chutes in the background. Looking out the second-floor lighthouse office window. On this visit, the last ice of the season was slowly drifting into the harbor. The steam plant could be vertically traversed with this one-man belt driven elevator. We can lie like sinners Breathe the air like children And you could lead and I could follow All those times are gone “Duluth” by Trampled by Turtles One of my favorite night views of Fort Snelling’s so-called Upper Post, taken between snowstorms. A dead work truck rusts near an outbuilding. Everything is marked with a code. Modernity.