Posts from October 2019
End of Day 84:39 Travel days 35 locks 2200 miles 1280 gals of fuel (includes fuel used by generator) Spent 5 days at a wonderful conference totally dedicated to doing the Great Loop Key Learnings: Because we like to travel at 10 to 11 mph, some Loopers consider us a "fast" boat The river scenery in Alabama is not very interesting Rain storms in this area create a war zone of debris to... Read full post
We made our return trip from Chattanooga to Joe Wheeler State Park covering October 7-12 (Monday thru Saturday) without much fanfare. A lot of repeat scenery, but beautiful all along the way. Joe Wheeler Marina sits in an inlet off the Tennessee River and is in a setting that is really breathtaking (there are earlier pictures).
We began our AGLCA (America's Great Loop Cruisers... Read full post
We took a 288 mile side trip from our route and traveled about 4 days to the Chattanooga area from Huntsville. Not much in terms of any exciting stops along the way, but the scenery just kept getting better. We stopped in two very rural marinas before arriving at the City Dock in Chattanooga on 10/1. The next three days were spent cleaning, which is never ending on a boat, and sightseeing... Read full post