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Video Blog 7: Diving in Chambly


Diving for zebra mussels in Chambly. Advertisements

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Captain’s Blog, part 5


At Cape Vincent, at the upper end of the St. Lawrence River, on August 22nd, we converted the Lois McClure from a “standard canal boat,” one that has no propulsion of its own, to a sailing canal boat. With the … Continue reading

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Video Blog 6: Salaberry-de-Valleyfield


The Lois McClure docked in Salaberry-de-Valleyfield, and saw over 1800 people!

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Video Blog 4: Underway


The LOIS MCCLURE is underway, headed back east along the canal.

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Video Blog 3: Buffalo


We’ve reached Buffalo, and after our first day, saw over 1000 people!

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Big City – Small Town Hospitality


by Carolyn Kennedy It seems to me that the theme of this year’s tour has got to be the kindness and generosity of the strangers we meet. While the original schedule has hit a few bumps in the road, what … Continue reading

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The Captain’s Log, Part 2


The last Captain’s Log ended on June 12th, when we had been delayed for two days in Waterford at the east end of the Erie Canal due to high water. Well, here it is July 8th, and we are still … Continue reading

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