Arcady at the Sunderland Lodge
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... of any set of locks in the world. We were so tired after that feat that we stopped for the day after Meandering just 2 miles in 2 hours.
We've met a couple from Iowa that are doing the Great Loop on a boat named Gray Fox. We’re both headed west towards Buffalo so we’re traveling together for a while.
Fed Ex delivered our new impeller right to the boat and it went in much faster than the old one came out. Once that job was completed we went for some walks. First we walked up to Lock 2 and saw part of the original canal as well the present day one. What a difference! The old canal is so small it seems ...
... accessible and the replacement part that came with the boat turned out to be the wrong size. Amazon Prime to the rescue! The proper (I hope) part will arrive tomorrow for just another $3.00 next day shipping fee. You can guess tomorrow's agenda. We'll probably leave here Saturday. The Canal is still closed in one section until next Thursday, so there's not much point in hurrying. We can Meander in place for awhile.
... a visitor center, showers, water and electric hook-up all for the grand total of $10 for up to two days dockage. We will spend tomorrow here while I spend more time in the engine room doing some maintenance on the generator. It's supposed to rain anyway, though we don't see any signs of it yet.
Charlie is doing well, as you can see in the ...
We had breakfast today at a local diner called Ye Olde Fort with James, our insurance agent and the son of our agent that we have used since our Huron Lady days. We had a nice morning catching up with news of his family and mutual friends from the Passenger Vessel Association.
After breakfast we cast off for another picture perfect day's run through four locks ...
How has this motel rated in the past?
- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Free parking
- Pets allowed