About the Author

Juniper Lauren made her first kayak trip to Isle Royale in 1991. She’s returned more than a dozen times since, with friends and family from two to seventy-two. She’s made four solo trips and circumnavigated Isle Royale twice. She holds a PaddleSports’ Three-Star certificate in ocean kayaking. When she’s not on Lake Superior, find her on the warm waters of her home in Austin, Texas, scouting shores for ripe wild cherries.