Brickyard Creek Community on Lake Superior

Brickyard Creek is a residential environmental community on Lake Superior dedicated to active stewardship and tranquility.

Boreal Forest Citizen

The Boreal Forest Citizenry

This piece is being shared with you by Boreal Forest Citizen and Brickyard Creek community member, Dale Klubertanz. Dale is the chair of the Forest and Watershed Committee and an association board member. You can find him walking with his dog Hattie on the beach and...

Spring Treasures Hidden Under the Snow

This  photo collection is being shared with you by Boreal Forest Citizen and Brickyard Creek community member, Zina Harrington. You might find Zina and her husband (Shad) with their two girls (Nya & Lola) skipping rocks at the beach, roaming the community trails...

Reflection … Restoration … Renewal

Reflection ... Restoration ... Renewal Enriching and contemplative words, aren't they? For me, and perhaps for you ... these are among a litany of words that tickle my mind, heart and soul when I immerse in the natural world. Walking the trails of Brickyard Creek,...

Manager & Committee Updates

Checking Our Pulse • The BYC Vision Committee (2011 – 2016)

"We come to BYC to pause and reflect; we come here to be alone; we come here to escape our perceived reality AND we come here to listen – to truly listen to nature, and thus to ourselves. We seek our own Listening Points at BYC." -- A BYC Neighbor What is the purpose...

Brickyard Creek Manager Note

Hello from the 'Creek, Missing was the crunch of leaves and the crisp air that expands the lungs. I've yet to wake to the shimmer of frost covered trees, but instead had come to expect the well acquainted sound of water dripping off the roof. Persistent drizzle and...

The Brickyard Creek ACC (Architectural Control Committee)

A community can be the few homes at the end of a cul-de-sac, a neighborhood comprised of a few city blocks, a single development, a village, or a region. This article, though dedicated to Brickyard Creek, allows that all definitions are applicable. The easiest way to...

Focused on Lake, Land, Learning, Legacy and Leadership

Brickyard Creek Manager Report

Already January is over, but in some ways I feel like winter has yet to begin. Any progress to the contrary has been quickly erased by misty, gray days reminiscent of late fall. In fact, the open water makes the relatively recent Polar Vortex now seem like an obscure memory. Of course, even that event was not a harken back to winters of old, but rather the ushering in of a fierce unpredictability now evidenced by epic windstorms and rainfall totals often conveyed by inches.

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Stan and Susanne Kaufman

Our adventure on the Big Lake began in 1991 when we were transferred from Toronto to Fargo, N.D.. What to do with our Noble Quest, a 33’ 1967 mahogany Chris Craft we had sailed over Georgian Bay, Lake Huron

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Boreal Forest Citizen

Meet Nancy & Steve Sandstrom

How did you end up at Brickyard Creek? Each member of the Brickyard Creek Community has a unique and inspiring answer to this question. We invite you to share YOUR story with us. Reach out to community manager Jeffery Garrett today! Our Story In reflecting on the...

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There’s a lot going on in the Boreal Forests of Bayfield, Wisconsin!

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Come and Explore Brickyard Creek

The boreal forest of Brickyard Creek and the shore of Lake Superior are wondrous during all four seasons.