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Sunrise over Blind River (the only calm water we saw today)

Another Day in Port – July 9, 2014

Day 131 Miles Today: 0 SM; Total Miles: 2,688 SM Locks Today: 0; Total Locks: 80 At 5:30 a.m., we woke up in anticipation of crossing The North Channel to Drummond Island back into the U.S. The forecast was calling for 15 knots winds out of the Northwest. We decided to try a crossing since […]

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Blind River Ontario – July 8, 2014

Day 130 Miles Today: 60. SM; Total Miles: 2,688 SM Locks Today: 0; Total Locks: 80 Today it’s all about weather…and how we plan each day based on weather. It was forecasted to be a rainy day with a front moving through, increasing the winds to 20 kts. It seems we’ve had a lot of […]

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Little Current, Ontario – July 6-7, 2014

Day 128-129 Miles Today: 0 SM; Total Miles: 2,588 SM Locks Today: 0; Total Locks: 80 We’ve spent two days in Little Current charting our next few days (and trying to keep up with the changing weather), and catching up on boat chores, including fixing a leak in the dinghy. We did laundry at the […]

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Baie Fine and Little Current – July 5, 2014

Day 127 Miles Today: 48 SM; Total Miles: 2,588 SM Locks Today: 0; Total Locks: 80 At 7:45 a.m. we untied the lines at the Sportsman Marina in Killarney and headed out of the channel to Landsdowne Channel, then across Frazer Bay for a 24 mile trip to Baie Fine (pronounced “Bay Fin”). It has […]

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