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This section has four pages.  The first three cover our Great Loop Cruise, and the fourth includes our more recent cruising adventures.
This is Page 1 :  Our Great Loop adventure zones in the United States heading north are listed chronologically below. Click on the cluster that interests you, and our journal entries for that period will pop up.
Our adventures in Canada commence on Page Two.  Click the link below to see Canada. Our adventures as we travel south through the Midwestern United States are accessed on Page Three.

Click here to see Page 2 -- Archives of our adventures in Canada.

Click here to see Page 3 -- Midwest United States Heading South

Click here to see Page 4 -- Cruising Life After the Loop.

Getting Ready to Go 1/4-24/05:  Click Ready below to view what happened on Hilton Head Island and in South Palm Beach before we got Starsong off the dock.
Cruising South Through Georgia 1/25-30/05 includes stops along the way in Isle of Hope (near Savannah), Wahoo Island, and St. Simon's Island. Click on the word Georgia below for details. 
Cruising Northern Florida 1/30-2/2/05 includes Fernandina Beach, St. Augustine, and Daytona Beach. Click Northern Florida below to see these destinations.
Cruising South Along Central Florida's East Coast 2/3-7/2005 includes Titusville, St. Augustine, Vero Beach and Stuart. Click Central Florida below to view.
Palm Beach Area  February 8-12 Click Palm Beach below to see details of our visit with Dad and June, and unexpected adventures in boat repair. 
Cruising West Across South Florida  February 13-17 includes Manatee Pocket, Indiantown, Clewiston, LaBelle, and the Miami Boat Show.  Click West Across Florida below to view.
Fun Around Fort Myers 2/19-3/10 covers adventures during our stay at Centennial Harbour Marina, including side trips to nearby Cape Coral, Sanibel and Captiva. Click Around Fort Myers below.
East Across Florida 3/11-14/05 includes LaBelle, Clewiston, Lake Okeechobee, Indiantown, and Manatee Pocket.  Click the link below to see this segment.
Central Florida Heading North (3/15-19) includes Manatee Pocket, Vero Beach, Titusville, and Daytona Beach.  Click Central Florida below to check it out.
Northern Florida  March 20-23 includes St. Augustine, Jacksonville Beach and Fernandina Beach.  Click Northern Florida below to view.
Georgia Cruising North  March 24-31 includes stops in Jekyll Island, Duplin River, and Thunderbolt (near Savannah). Click Georgia Heading North, below to see our notes on this beautiful area.
To Home and Back April 1-7 is a little summary of a visit home.
Beaufort, South Carolina April 8-15
South Carolina, North of Beaufort April 16-21 includes Charleston Harbor attractions, Patriot Point, Mt. Pleasant, Georgetown, and Barefoot Landing (North Myrtle Beach).  Click Northern South Carolina below to view.
Southern North Carolina, April 22-27 includes Barefoot Landing (North Myrtle Beach), Southport, Cape Fear, and Beaufort. Click Southern North Carolina below to view.
Northern North Carolina April 28-May 4 includes three pages covering Oriental, Dowry Creek (Belhaven), the Alligator River, Elizabeth City and its Rose Buddies, and the Dismal Swamp.  To view these pages, click Northern North Carolina below.
Just South of the Chesapeake Bay May 5-9 includes Portsmouth, Norfolk, and old Point Comfort in Virginia. Click below to check it out.
Chesapeake South End May 9-12 includes Onancock, Crisfield, Tangier Island, and Lottsburg.  Click the link below to go there.

For Middle Chesapeake May 13-21, including Solomons Island and Annapolis MD, click here.

For North Chesapeake (Georgetown and Chesapeake City, MD), and Delaware May 22-26, click here.

New Jersey May 26-June 1 includes Cape May, the quiet side of Atlantic City, adventures in the Atlantic Ocean and the shallow New Jersey ICW.  Click New Jersey below to check it out.

To travel up the Hudson River from New York City to Tarrytown, Kingston, and Waterford(June 2-4), click here.

Up the Champlain Canal  June 5-8 includes Waterford (Gateway to the Canal), Fort Edward and Whitehall.  Click Champlain Canal below to visit.
Lake Champlain June 9-14 traces our route north up the lake to the Canadian border.  It includes Westport, a short tour of the Adirondack Mountains, Burlington (Vermont), Plattsburgh, and Rouses Point.  Click Lake Champlain below to go there.

Click here to continue north into Canada -- our summer cruising grounds.