Category Archives: Great Loop

Day 11 – Coconut Cranberry Macaroons

Sunday, October 23, 2011 Turkey Island, Illinois River to Norfolk Southern Railroad Bridge (see accompanying Photo Blog for Day 11) The morning was started by spotting bank beaver holes in the river banks. Andy and Hugh had seen one the … Continue reading

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Day 6 – Down Rigging

Day 6 – Down Rigging Tuesday, October 18, 2011 Crowley’s Yatch Yard, Calumet, Illinois (see accompanying Photo Blog for Day 6) Rise and shine and up and at ‘em! Well up and at ‘em at least. Today’s a big day … Continue reading

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Day 5 – Photo Ops

Day 5 –  Monday, October 17, 2011 Milwaukee, Wisconsin to Calumet Harbor, Calumet, Illinois It was a crack of dawn cast off. Breakfast at 5:30 and in the quiet of the pre-dawn we said goodbye to Milwaukee. It was nice, … Continue reading

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Day 4 – Playing Tourist

Day 4 – Sunday, October 16, 2011 Shcboygan, Wisconsin to Milwaukee, Wisconsin (see accompanying Photo Blog for Day 4) Pulling up anchor was a dirty job this morning. Bill and Terry attended the anchor chain with buckets full of water, … Continue reading

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Day 3 – Sheboygan not Cheboygan

Day 3 –  Saturday, October 15, 2011 Moonlight Bay, Door County, Wisconsin to Sheboygan, Wisconsin (see accompanying Photo Blog for Day 3) This morning’s events were pretty simple, breakfast, start the motor with no problems and reef the main in … Continue reading

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Day 2 – Moonlight Bay

Day 2 – Moonlight Bay Friday, October 14, 2011 Rocky Bottom Bay, MI to Moonlight Bay, Door County, Wisconsin (see accompanying Photo Blog for Day 2) Last night we came in having no idea of the area surrounding us. We … Continue reading

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Day 1 – Rocky Bottom Bay

Day 1 – Rock Bottom Bay Thursday, October 13, 2011 Cheboygan, MI to Rocky Bottom Bay on the Garden Peninsula, Michigan (see accompanying Photo Blog for Day 1) Morning came early. Six hours after turning in and about five hours … Continue reading

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