In searching Google Maps for a place to photograph the sunset along the shoreline of Lake Ontario, I discovered a wonderful gem called Braddock Point Bed & Breakfast. Originally built in 1896, the Braddock Point Lighthouse was eventually converted to the Bed & Breakfast it is today. Although we did not actually stay the night, we were granted permission to wander the grounds and photograph this beautiful location.
After spending time with some friends at Captain Jacks on Sodus Bay, Gillian and I decided to make the short trip over to Chimney Bluffs State Park. Gillian had never been to Chimney Bluffs or even Sodus Bay. I practically grew up on boats that my parents kept in Sodus. We sailed between Sodus, Fair Haven, The Thousand Islands and Kingston for many summers, so for me, the area holds fond childhood memories. One of the nearby places we would spend hours anchored was in front of Chimney Bluffs. Which back in those days, was not yet an official State Park. Continue reading