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Solomons Island, Maryland – May 11, 2014

Day 72 Miles Today: 64 SM; Total Miles: 1,306 SM Locks Today: 0 ; Total Locks: 7 This morning we left the dock at Deltaville at o’dark thirty (well, actually 5:50 a.m.) and headed out into the Rappahannock River, then into the Chesapeake Bay. We are leaving so early because it is a 65 mile […]

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Deltaville, VA – May 10, 2014

Day 71 Miles Today: 0 SM; Total Miles: 1,242 SM Locks Today: 0 ; Total Locks: 7 We’re still at Dozier Regatta Point Marina in Deltaville. The marina is pretty full with Loopers, including a couple more that came in today (Mazel Tug and Top Secret). We’ve enjoyed meeting new Loopers and hopefully we’ll see […]

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Deltaville, VA – May 9, 2014

Day 70 Miles Today: 0 SM; Total Miles: 1,242 SM Locks Today: 0 ; Total Locks: 7 Friday morning was catch-up – last minute shopping and laundry. We were expecting 10-15 Loopers coming from the Rendezvous in Norfolk. Once they converged on this marina, there wouldn’t be a courtesy car or washer/dryer available. We took […]

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Sunset over Deltaville, VA

Deltaville, VA – May 8, 2014

Day 69 Miles Today: 49 SM; Total Miles: 1,242 SM Locks Today: 0 ; Total Locks: 7 At 6:00 a.m. We untied the lines from the face dock at Hampton, VA and followed Thanks Dad out the Hampton River toward Chesapeake Bay. It was a little foggy so we ran with our running lights on […]

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Virginia Air and Space Center

Hampton, VA – May 6-7, 2014

Day 67-68 Miles Today: 0 SM; Total Miles: 1,193 SM Locks Today: 0 ; Total Locks: 7 Hampton, Virginia was a planned stop for us. We needed to have mail sent to us, do some shopping, and generally catch-up. But that was yesterday….Tuesday (5/6). We rented a car and spent the day running errands and […]

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The Dismal Swamp to Hampton, VA – May 5, 2014

Day 66 Miles Today: 41 SM; Total Miles: 1,193 SM Locks Today: 1 ; Total Locks: 7 It was another beautiful day on The Dismal Swamp. We left the North Carolina Welcome Center at 7:30 a.m. with Thanks Dad, Lady C, Humbug, and Allison Leigh. We wanted to time our departure with the 11:00 a.m. […]

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