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Thursday, May 27, 2010

We Leave Today . . .

. . . for Macedon, NY, the port on the Erie Canal where our boat is docked. We'll make some adjustments to the engine, stow our gear, do a shakedown cruise while towing our dinghy (more on THAT unusual boat later!), and smash a bottle of champagne on the bow. Then, on June 1, we cruise away!

You can read a story about our voyage on Penn State Live: http://live.psu.edu/story/46927

And you can listen to a radio story at WPSU


5 comments:

  1. Saw the article on your trip on the Centre.daily web page. Bon voyage! Will be following you and look forward to the stories.

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  2. I have you in my RSS feed in OSX mail -- this is so cool and I heard the piece the other morning on WPSU. I've shared with all our science teachers -- we'll be as excited as one can be without being there. Wishing you smooth travels!

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  3. Wait, wait!!! What did you pack to read? Will you be visiting any libraries along the way?

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  4. Bon Voyage! Hope everything works well and you have many safe adventures. Love the carp info, and will be happy to hear lots about flora & fauna. I am excited for you & will enjoy following your posts. ALL the BEST! -mc

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  5. Have a great trip! Just a year ago I left from Macedon for a week on the Erie Canal in a boat like the Dragonfly. what a wonderful way to travel.

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