Monthly Archives: May 2011

Old Quebec, Issuma, Gale Warning!

Today after boat chores doing a pump out (which didn’t work because the suction pump at the club broke) and fuel fill up I headed into town to fill the propane for cooking. After that I went to the old … Continue reading

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Coast Guard Boats

We have seen some unusual Coast Guard boats. The hovercraft passed us doing 20 knots. That’s about 40 km per hour. Later that day we actually met that same craft in Sorel and were invited aboard. The captain was able … Continue reading

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Finally in Quebec City

Well we finally made it here to Quebec city. As you all know it’s been a wet and windy spring and summer. It’s been worse on the Saint Lawrence. Blowing hard north east which is exactly the way the river … Continue reading

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In Batiscan, off the main river

Left Trois Riviere this morning and headed out into 20 to 25 knot winds. After a couple of hours the waves became 5 to 6 feet and at times when pounding into them the spray would hit the dodger. It … Continue reading

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Finally in Dorval and have Wifi

Well where do I begin? It’s been a good trip so far with a number of little challenges. The weather has been the biggest factor. Holding us up in Brighton for 5 days. The weather cleared but the lake was … Continue reading

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Trenton by car

Well we were able to borrow a car today and went to the Canadian Air Force museum in Trenton.

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