Yet More Things We Don’t Have to Worry About at Ladder #1

Sure, Lake Michigan gets pretty darn cold at times. But that helps keep out the riff raff – both the animal and human varieties. So when you find yourself looking with envy at other swim sites around the world, just remember that we don’t have to contend with:

Angry, territorial otters:

Or soulless, parasitic lampreys:


  1. Jack
    December 19, 2009

    But, there are lampreys in Lake Michigan….

    • srhernan
      December 19, 2009

      But not at Ladder 1. They stopped showing up when they found out we like to barbecue them!

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