2013-04-13 / Top News

A Last View of Winter on First Day of Spring



The off-season tranquility of Marquette Park was palpable the first official day of spring Wednesday, March 20, as snow-covered grounds and icy waters between Mackinac and Round Island, in the distance, completed the wintery scene. The photo was taken from the balcony of Fort Mackinac Soldiers’ Barracks, which will open for the season Tuesday, May 7. The off-season tranquility of Marquette Park was palpable the first official day of spring Wednesday, March 20, as snow-covered grounds and icy waters between Mackinac and Round Island, in the distance, completed the wintery scene. The photo was taken from the balcony of Fort Mackinac Soldiers’ Barracks, which will open for the season Tuesday, May 7.

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