Riverlink Park and Marina in Amsterdam NY June 28

Some waterskiing practice was happening when we got to Amsterdam River Link Park. We docked on the high wall, and there was quite a bit of rocking from the skiers. We went through several locks on our way to Amsterdam, NY. Once we got to Amsterdam, there wasn’t much to do — we did aContinue reading “Riverlink Park and Marina in Amsterdam NY June 28”

Waterford + beginning of Eastern Erie Canal June 25-26

It was a hot day on our way to the Troy lock – the first lock in the Eastern Erie Canal. We did a walk around in Waterford and saw several historic buildings from the 1800’s We stopped for a cool beverage at McGreivey’s bar and also the Angry Penguin Tavern. After the walkaround wasContinue reading “Waterford + beginning of Eastern Erie Canal June 25-26”

Schenectady Yacht Club in Rexford, NY June 27th

Another very hot day, we took a trip over to Schenectady Yacht Club — it was a very nice clean marina. We were glad they had a pool at the Yacht Club. After washing down the boat in 90 degree heat, it was a cool break to relax in the pool. We cooked out onContinue reading “Schenectady Yacht Club in Rexford, NY June 27th”

Poughkeepsie, NY June 19th

Heading North up the Hudson River from Croton-on-Hudson, we went right by West Point Army Academy. We would have liked to tour this while we were at Croton-on-Hudson, however this military academy (like in Annapolis) was closed to visitors, so we could only take pictures from the river. After arriving in Poughkeepsie, we went forContinue reading “Poughkeepsie, NY June 19th”

Half Moon Bay in NY with side trips to Vegas and St. George UT June 5-18

We went to Half Moon Bay at Croton-on-Hudson, NY for a 2 week stay. One of the best 9/11 memorials we have seen was just a short walk from our boat at Croton-on-Hudson. It was a sundial made from a recovered steel beam from the North Tower of the World Trade Center. Nine bronze medallionsContinue reading “Half Moon Bay in NY with side trips to Vegas and St. George UT June 5-18”

Atlantic City + Raritan Bay, NJ – June 1st-3rd

We took the short trip to Atlantic City from Cape May — about 3 hours. The ocean was so calm!! Just how we like it… We took the Jitney for $2.25 per person to go down to the World Famous Atlantic City Boardwalk. We went into Bally’s and decided to play a little poker atContinue reading “Atlantic City + Raritan Bay, NJ – June 1st-3rd”

Chesapeake City Inn on C+D Canal \ Delaware Bay to Cape May May 30-31

May 30th was our last day on the Chesapeake bay. We traveled in semi rough weather up the bay to the Elk River and into the C&D canal. After our long day to Chesapeake City Inn, we took some time to update the blog and then met some other loopers at the Tiki Bar. SomeContinue reading “Chesapeake City Inn on C+D Canal \ Delaware Bay to Cape May May 30-31”