Tag Archives: Boats/ships

The end of November

Boating here in the south can continue for some time depending on the jet stream. If that dips down, temperatures drop and the 60° days go bye-bye. The other weather we get is the stationary front which brings rain up … Continue reading

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In to every life…

…some moisture will occur and usually when the weather is still warm in late November and the few days of boating are available. Alas and alack, one has to abide by the gods of chance and live with their whims. … Continue reading

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Cape May Fisherman

On a commercial fishing boat there is always work to be done from minor repairs to mounting new equipment. Capt. Willy and Mate Karl work together on this boat, a lobster boat. As Cape May became more gentrified in the … Continue reading

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Waiting for a warmer day

Cruising on a chilly day isn’t something any southern belle is going to do. If and that’s a big if one could find someone mentally discombobulated enough to go down lakeside, you would have to convince them they’d have to … Continue reading

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Snowy docks

The cove on Lake Bowen is coated with about 3″ on snow. That.s more than enough to keep everyone home for the day. As per usual the next day was a nice 51° and all this was nothing more than … Continue reading

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Waiting for the ferry

The Shoreham-Fort Ticonderoga ferry crossing Lake Champlain is a short ride. The southern most ferry on the lake, it operates late spring to late fall. It is a cable ferry, meaning that it follows a cable laid across the lake … Continue reading

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Safe anchor

Getting out of the water over night provides a safe mooring for these ducks. The Lake is quiet this early the day after the Fourth of July.Morning wake-up, Potash Road, West Addison, Vermont 07/05/2008

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Holiday on Hawkins slough

This end of the slough is not too far from Lake Champlain. Normally the water level is this high or a bit higher except in August. In Spring, the slough floods, the fish come in to spawn and the ospreys … Continue reading

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Quiet waters

Boats tied up after the 4th of July Holiday, enjoy nice weather, waiting now for the weekend skippers to go out on the lake. Champlain Marina, Rte 17, West Addison VT 07/05/2008

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A day on Lake Champlain

Sailing on the narrow(South) end of the lake heading toward Shoreham. Lake Champlain from Vermont, 07/16/2008

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