Upper Peninsula 2014 by the Numbers

This is the next in a series of the “By the Numbers” posts. The others are New Zealand 2012 by the Numbers, Europe 2013 by the Numbers, and East 2014 by the Numbers.

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The endless roads of the UP

Driving Stats:

Total Miles Driven: 1976 mi.

Daily Average: 179 mi.

Most in a day: 417 miles (Iron Mountain to Mount Pleasant via Fayette State Park)

Fewest in a day: 47 miles (Marquette area)

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Rain at Porcupine Mountain Wilderness State Park

Weather:

High Temp- 76 – Marquette

Low Temp- 41- Copper Harbor

Days with Rain- 4 (of 9)

Average Sunrise time- 5:57 AM

Average Sunset time- 9:44 PM

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Whitefish Point HDR

Photo Stats:

Total photos taken- 5,252

Most in a Day- 698, Day 3 (Whitefish Point, Tahquamenon Falls)

Fewest in a Day- 144, Day 5 (Marquette) Laundry Day

Total HDR photos- 149

GoPro Video- 37 min, 11 seconds (almost 10 min of it the crossing on the Mackinaw Bridge)

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Manabezho Falls

Misc. Stats:

Waterfalls- 17

State Parks- 8

National Park Sites- 3

Boat Trips- 2 (Soo Locks, Pictures Rocks)

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10 beer sampler at The Vierling in Marquette

Brewery/Beer Stats:

Total Breweries- 16 (3 Lower Peninsula, 13 Upper Peninsula)

Total Untapped Check-ins- 131 (most 3-4oz. pours on flights)

Cider Mills visited- 1 (Uncle John’s, St. Johns)

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Fighting the mosquitos

Bug Bites- Innumerable…

 

2 Responses to “Upper Peninsula 2014 by the Numbers”

  1. Marquette–my favorite town. Mosquitos in da UP–ugh.

    Nice to see your posts, Erik

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