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Nova Scotia Captain’s Log – Respite in Cape Vincent, NY - Date: Wednesday, June 29, 2016 Time: 0800 EDT Position: Northeast corner of Lake Ontario PRIDE is underway again, motoring after a short evening respite at the very accommodating and friendly little village of Cape Vincent, New York. US Customs formalities were smoothly and efficiently handled by very professional agents. Grocery shopping was arranged for the ship’s cook, Phil, by our…
13502984_10153597515628639_9026585645724442291_o Captain’s Log – Navigating the Rapids at Île Richelieu - Date: Sunday, June 26, 2016 Time: 0645 EDT Position: 10 nautical miles downriver from the Rapids at Île Richelieu From more than a mile wide to a dredged ship channel trench 300 yards wide, the “Rapids” are an area of significant narrowing of the St. Lawrence River. As the high water level in this area recedes (ebbs) the rush of…
DCIM100GOPRO Captain’s Log – Light But Favorable Winds - Date: Wednesday June 22, 2016 Time: 1430 ADT Position: 55 nautical miles southeast of Gaspe Peninsula in the Gulf of St.Lawrence The sailing was indeed good this morning. However, winds fell light right after lunch. While favorable in direction, they were only enough strength to push Pride II along at 3 knots. Started the PORT engine. Been cruising along between 6-7 knots at a…
pride2sunset Captain’s Log – Gulf of St. Lawrence - Pride of Baltimore, off the Magdalen Islands Gulf of St. Lawrence June 22, 2016 It always takes a couple of days to settle in to the routines of a passage. We are two days out of Lunenburg, and this life is beginning to be normal for everyone. It will get normal enough that when we reach port again, it will be an…