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Great Loop – Week 17 Nashville

So last weekend after spending a sunny afternoon at Grand River’s Hunter’s Moon Fall Festival poking around the various stalls and watching the parade, we went out for dinner with Scott and Christa. Walking into the ‘Pizza by the Pound‘ restaurant in … Continue reading

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Great Loop – Week 16 Kentucky kindness

After moving every couple of days for the past four months, stopping in one place for more than a week to relax, repair and replace is necessary and gives us a chance to ‘regroup’. Although our first week at the … Continue reading

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Great Loop – Week 15 Mississippi River

Alton Marina is at mile 202 on the Mississippi, while the Junction of the Mississippi River to Ohio River is at mile zero. From Alton Marina, we teamed up with a flotilla of power boats (identified by their official AGLCA burgee … Continue reading

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Great Loop – Week 14 Illinois River

At Jackson Park Yacht Club, seven miles south of Chicago we unstepped the mast and stowed it on deck. Using the club’s small wooden gin pole, Wayne, myself plus Daryl, while a friend of his operated the gin pole, positioned our … Continue reading

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Great Loop – Week 13 Brew City to Windy City

Friday is cleaning day at the lakeshore docks in Milwaukee, so while a nice young lady hosed off a week’s worth of goose-poo, we took ourselves out for a tour of downtown Milwaukee. Now, as a big fan of the … Continue reading

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