Jonathan Portinga

  • Hike the Chester Creek Trail

    Chester Creek is a prime example of how Duluth, MN values the many green spaces within its borders. The trailhead to Chester Creek is easy to find. Right on the corner of 14th ave east and 4th st, across from Burrito Union.  For those of you witho...

    2 miles 262 ft gain

  • Astrophotography on the Shores of Lake Superior

    IntroductionThe North Shore of Lake Superior offers amazing opportunities for star gazing. The size of the lake allows for low light pollution and brilliant night skies over the water. Capturing these moments requires a bit of planning, some techn...

  • Photograph Waterfalls in Congdon Park

    Access to this park is quite simple. Follow Superior Street east until you cross the bridge before 33rd ave. Park on Superior st and the trail head is on the west side of the bridge. Next to the trail head is a set of stairs that lead down into th...

    2 miles 310 ft gain