Archive for apostle-islands

All Plans to Be Considered Soft Until the Weather Cooperates

21 July 2011 2135 EDT Pos: 47 34.8’N x 088 05.2’W 7.5 Nautical Miles NNE of Eagle Harbor, Michigan The past 48 hours aboard PRIDE of BALTIMORE II have been busy ones. Between sailing, maintenance and public relations, it is rare that the ship is not filled with activity of some sort, but due to the infinitely changeable and hard…

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Superior Sleigh-ride and a Secluded Sunset

13 July 2011 2135 EDT Pos: 46 58.6’N x 090 48.1’W At Anchor off Raspberry Island, Apostle Islands National Lakeshore Twenty four hours ago off the tip of the Keweenaw Peninsula PRIDE of BALTIMORE II came through stays for the fifth and final time in her efforts to round the northern end of Michigan’s Upper Peninsula. Once sail was passed…

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