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Snow Squalls and Weather Windows: A Week in Shelburne

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January 12, 2019

October 14th, 2018 :: Day 112

We had arrived in Shelburne a bit weary after beating into the wind for over double the amount of time it should have taken…

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Blue Eden

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December 27, 2018

September 20th :: Day 88

Had a wonderful day today with Colleen and Paul: our lovely new friends that own the fabulous vessel Blue Eden. (we had the pleasure meeting…

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The Passage to Halifax

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December 27, 2018

September 7, 2018 – Day 75.

Our last stretch along the Canso Causeway brought us out along Chedabucto Bay and gave us the option of taking a “short cut” through Andrew…

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Labour Day Weekend, Dad’s Wine and a Duck

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November 28, 2018

September 1st: a beautiful, cool, morning with barely any wind on a glassy, rippled body of water. Like travelling on liquid silver. The swells come slow; small foothills to…

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One Foot Seas, My Ass

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September 14, 2018

July 25th, 2018. With fairly quiet (though possibly wet) weather forecasted for the following few days, and brand spankin’ new spare fuel and engine filters on board from Rimouski,…

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The Magical Land of Whales and Sunsets

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September 3, 2018

I have found the place where my camera wants to live.

July 19th, 2018 – Our trip from Cap-a-l’Aigle seemed like it was going to be fairly quiet and calm….

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An Unexpected Week in Quebec City

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August 28, 2018

July 11th, 2018: John and I had earlier debated on whether to stop in Quebec City. We both hadn’t been there previously and we knew it was worth the…

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Longueuil, Montreal, and the UPS Screw-Up

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August 25, 2018

July 6th, 2018: Our trip from Lachine to Montreal had us transiting the last two locks of the St Lawrence Seaway: Côte Ste Catherine and the St Lambert Locks….

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Locks, Lines, and Border Crossings

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July 24, 2018

Our trip from Gananoque to Brockville was uneventful other than passing Dark Island’s Singer Castle and hearing numerous gunshots from nearby shores. Given that Singer Castle used to be…

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Canada Day Heat Wave and a Defunct Fridge

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July 24, 2018

Gananoque is truly a Canadian version of Stars Hollow on the water. I was half expecting to see Luke’s Diner when we walked into town but instead found Rib…