The path across the swinging bridge at Jay Cooke State Park is crunchy underfoot as a new blanket of snow makes the shores and forest surrounding the St. Louis River white and frosty.
Snow blankets the land around the raging Saint Louis River at Jay Cooke State Park, near Cloquet, Minnesota.
Snow melting in spring washes across the north pier of the ship canal at Duluth, Minnesota’s Canal Park area. The sunset casts a warm glow over the reflection in the water.
Ice floes drift off Lake Superior and through the canal under Duluth, Minnesota’s famous Aerial Lift Bridge. Nearby, spring melting creates pools of water on the north pier near Canal Park.
The lighthouse at Wisconsin Point, near Superior, Wisconsin, is visible on the horizon, over a stretch of tall grasses along the Lake Michigan shoreline.
Spring made a valiant attempt at breaking through by cutting a trickling water path through the snow. However, a fresh snowfall dusts every craggy surface, reinforcing winter for a little while longer at Wequiock Falls County Park near Green Bay, Wisconsin.