Frozen-over Lake Superior Provides Rare Access To Ice Caves

Crowds of people are flocking to northwestern Wisconsin to trek on a frozen-over Lake Superior to reach dramatic ice caves accessible on foot for the first time in several years, courtesy of the long frigid winter.

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  • Frozen-Over Lake Superior Provides Rare Access to Ice Caves
    It has been five years since the ice caves were last reachable in the winter, officials said. Sightseers look at icicles at the mouth of a sea cave of the Apostle Islands National Lakeshore of Lake Superior near Cornucopia, Wisconsin on Feb.
    02/16/2014 - 7:50 am | View Link
  • The Great Lakes are almost completely frozen over
    Free access to MyStatesman ... are able to walk on the ice to explore the caves on Lake Superior’s south shore. And you know Canada’s found the silver lining. The Ottawa Citizen reports the ice and snowpack on the Great Lakes will help water levels ...
    02/14/2014 - 3:13 pm | View Link
  • Great Lakes are nearly frozen over
    Compare the Great Lakes ice cover ... photographers, ice anglers and daredevil snowmobilers. At Apostle Islands National Lakeshore in Wisconsin, the rock-solid cover has allowed around 35,000 visitors to trudge miles over Lake Superior to explore caves ...
    02/14/2014 - 8:00 am | View Link
  • The Great Lakes are almost completely frozen over
    Minnesotans are taking advantage of a rare opportunity on the now-frozen ... ice to explore the caves on Lake Superior’s south shore. And you know Canada’s found the silver lining. The Ottawa Citizen reports the ice and snowpack on the Great Lakes ...
    02/13/2014 - 7:00 pm | View Link
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  • Minnesota Department of Natural Resources: Minnesota DNR
    Minnesota Department of Natural Resources official Web site. ... With the recent weather fluctuation and inconsistent ice conditions, the DNR is urging anglers and ...
    12/21/2014 - 4:35 pm | View Website
  • Weather News
    British Isles, Northern Europe to Stay Unsettled into Christmas December 20, 2014; 4:53 PM ET. Several fast-moving storm systems will bring unsettled weather to the ...
    12/21/2014 - 4:28 pm | View Website
  • Dr. Jeff Masters' WunderBlog : The 360-degree Rainbow ...
    A different but also exciting phenomena is the "sundog"; in which rays refract through ice crystals. The differing index of refraction of solid water leads to a ...
    12/21/2014 - 4:28 pm | View Website
  • Lake Erie
    Lake Erie was carved out by glacier ice, and in its current form is less than 4,000 years old, which is a short span in geological terms. Before this, the land on ...
    12/21/2014 - 10:30 am | View Website
  • Niagara Falls: Ice Bridges and Ice Booms
    Niagara Falls. a history . THE ICE BRIDGES & THE ICE BOOM . A view of the Ice Bridge and the Horseshoe Falls . The ice bridges of Niagara Falls formed in the Niagara ...
    12/20/2014 - 11:50 am | View Website
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