Closing the Book on Lake Superior – Welcome to the Soo (July 31st-August 2nd)

With the remote portion of Lake Superior behind us it was time to head for Sault Ste Marie and the St. Mary’s River. We made a couple of overnight stops at Batchawana Bay (46°55.2’N, 84°36.0’W) and Goulais Bay (46°43.8’N,84°30.4’W) to break the trip into reasonable distances. Both of these bays were shallow and warm and … Continue reading Closing the Book on Lake Superior – Welcome to the Soo (July 31st-August 2nd)

Loon Harbour and a Dinghy Named Flipper (July 11-13)

We left the little marina at Rock Harbour bright and early for the approximately 35 mile open water trip to Loon Harbour in Ontario. Winds were light again and pretty much directly behind us as we set off. There was a pretty large swell aft of the beam which made things just a little uncomfortable.  … Continue reading Loon Harbour and a Dinghy Named Flipper (July 11-13)