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Guinevere’s Last Sail of 2013

Thursday, August 8, 2013 We were pretty determined to make it home today if the weather allowed us to cross the 36.7 nautical miles from Pelee Island to LaSalle. When we got up at 6:00 a.m. the weather forecast was … Continue reading

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Homeward Bound

Monday, August 5, 2013 We left Dunkirk, New York this morning and did a marathon run to Geneva State Park, Ohio. We left the dock at 6:15 in the morning and were able to have a brisk sail until 9:30 … Continue reading

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Two More Windy Days in Dunkirk

It was much too windy to set out for our next destination, Erie, Pennsylvania, so we hunkered down in Dunkirk. We had some enjoyable summertime fun while we were here. As I mentioned before, the locals in Dunkirk are very … Continue reading

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Dunkirk, New York, U.S.A.

Friday, August 2, 2013 We left Sugarloaf Marina in Port Colborne this morning at 6:20. It took us 5.5 hours to make it across the lake, 24.2 nautical miles to Dunkirk, New York. We had another really rocking, rolling ride. … Continue reading

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Another Day in a Quaint Little Town – Port Colborne

As planned, we spent a relaxing day today in Port Colborne. The wind was ripping through town for part of the day and we were happy to be ashore. We did some wash at the on site laundromat and worked … Continue reading

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We Make It to Lake Erie

Monday, July 29, 2013 As planned, we had a relaxing day in Whitby today. First, we went to the local chandlery to buy a new bumper to replace the one we lost en route yesterday. I wasn’t exaggerating when I … Continue reading

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Whitby

Sunday, July 28, 2013 Before I start, let me be clear that we are safe and cozy in Port Whitby Marina tonight. I have to be honest, though, today was a tough day of sailing. We started out from Cobourg … Continue reading

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