Trenton, Ontario, Canada – 6/15/06

Our next destination was to head to Trenton. A 38 mile run through beautiful waters with small cottages, large farms on hills off the water’s edge. At times cautious navigation was required because of shallow waters and narrow channels. Overall a very …

Trenton, Ontario, Canada – 6/15/06

Our next destination was to head to Trenton. A 38 mile run through beautiful waters with small cottages, large farms on hills off the water’s edge. At times cautious navigation was required because of shallow waters and narrow channels. Overall a very …

Lake Ontario to Picton, Ontario, Canada – 6/14/06

We left Oswego with a flotilla of vessels at 7 a.m. Wednesday early morning and to our delight we had no wind and glass like water conditions for our 65 mile trek (40 of it across the open waters of Lake Ontario.It was a wonderful crossing and we are s…

Lake Ontario to Picton, Ontario, Canada – 6/14/06

We left Oswego with a flotilla of vessels at 7 a.m. Wednesday early morning and to our delight we had no wind and glass like water conditions for our 65 mile trek (40 of it across the open waters of Lake Ontario.It was a wonderful crossing and we are s…

Oswego, NY – 6/12-13/06

Oswego, NY was our last stop in the U.S.A until we get back to Michigan. An old port town that again has a rich military history between the French, english Native Americans and ultimately what would become America. Oswego sits at the mouth of the Oswe…

Oswego, NY – 6/12-13/06

Oswego, NY was our last stop in the U.S.A until we get back to Michigan. An old port town that again has a rich military history between the French, english Native Americans and ultimately what would become America. Oswego sits at the mouth of the Oswe…

Erie Canal/Oswego Canal – To Phoenix, NY – 6/11/06

We left Sylvan Beach today, Sunday the eleventh. We cruised across lake Oneida, 40 miles with 2 locks. Oneida Lake is a 24 mile long, shallow lake that can be as rough as Lake Michigan. It is considered the 5th most dangerous lake in the U.S. Although …

Erie Canal/Oswego Canal – To Phoenix, NY – 6/11/06

We left Sylvan Beach today, Sunday the eleventh. We cruised across lake Oneida, 40 miles with 2 locks. Oneida Lake is a 24 mile long, shallow lake that can be as rough as Lake Michigan. It is considered the 5th most dangerous lake in the U.S. Although …

Erie Canal – To Sylvan Beach, NY – 6/10/06

Sylvan Beach is an old resort town. Two locks and 28 miles and more rain from our last stop. We met up with Todd Smith, on “Egress”, whom we first met at Hoppie’s on the Mississippi. We had not seen him since Fort Myers. Todd is from Minnesota and is d…

Erie Canal – To Sylvan Beach, NY – 6/10/06

Sylvan Beach is an old resort town. Two locks and 28 miles and more rain from our last stop. We met up with Todd Smith, on “Egress”, whom we first met at Hoppie’s on the Mississippi. We had not seen him since Fort Myers. Todd is from Minnesota and is d…