#140 Fulton, New York to Oswego, New York

#140 Fulton, New York to Oswego, New York

On September 27, 2020, we cruised from Fulton, New York to Oswego, New York. We stayed at the Oswego Marina. We went through five locks on the Oswego Canal. The interesting thing about this section of locks is that is no lock #4 so we went through Lock 3 then 5, 6, 7...
#139 Brewerton, New York to Fulton, New York

#139 Brewerton, New York to Fulton, New York

On September 26, 2020, the crew of the Here’s To Us!! cruised from Brewerton, New York to Fulton, New York. We stayed on a free wall next to the town of Fulton. We went through the last lock on the Erie Canal (Lock 23) and then started on the Oswego Canal (Locks...
Reflections on Two Loops

Reflections on Two Loops

Facebook Twitter Gmail 3 LinkedIn Pinterest Like 0 Special Blog Post From Captain Sam Well, it’s over! Two loops in three years, one month. It was the most wonderful experience as a couple of our lifetime. Traveling by boat challenged our skills, patience, and...
#138 Sylvan Beach, New York to Brewerton, New York

#138 Sylvan Beach, New York to Brewerton, New York

On September 23, 2020, we cruised on the Here’s To Us!! from a free wall on Sylvan Beach, New York to Ess-Kay Yards in Brewerton, New York. We went across Lake Oneida on a mostly cloudy day. Gold Loop – First Time Through The last time we were in this area...
#137 Utica, New York to Sylvan Beach, New York

#137 Utica, New York to Sylvan Beach, New York

On September 22, 2020, we took the Here’s To Us!! and cruised from Aqua Vino Restaurant in Utica, New York to Sylvan Beach, New York. Gold Loop – First Time Through Last time we were in Utica, we had a delicious meal at Aqua Vino. The next morning we were...
#136 Little Falls, New York to Utica, New York

#136 Little Falls, New York to Utica, New York

On September 21, 2020, the crew of the Here’s To Us!! cruised from our spot at Little Falls Canal Harbor Marina in Little Falls, New York over to Aqua Vino Restaurant and Marina in Utica, New York. Utica, New York Utica, New York is a memorable stop for us. Last...
How High Can My Boat Be for the Great Loop?

How High Can My Boat Be for the Great Loop?

One of our most frequently asked questions via crew email is about the fixed bridge of 19.1′ or so south of Chicago on the Cal-Sag.  Remember that this 19.1′ height is at the high water datum, so you might see other heights (19.6, 19.7 etc.) on the...
#135 Canajoharie, New York to Little Falls, New York

#135 Canajoharie, New York to Little Falls, New York

On September 19, 2020, we cruised from Riverlink Park in Canajoharie, New York to Little Falls Canal Harbor Marina in Little Falls, New York. We went through Locks 14-17 on the Erie Canal. Lock 14 and 15 each rise only eight feet. Lock 16 rose 20 feet and Lock 17 goes...
#134 Amsterdam, New York to Canajoharie, New York

#134 Amsterdam, New York to Canajoharie, New York

On September 18, 2020, we cruised from docking at Guy Park near Lock 11 in Amsterdam, New York over to Riverfront Park in Canajoharie, New York. When we were in this area on our gold loop and went from Amsterdam and then, stopped at St. Johnsville, New York. You can...

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