I took the pictures in the post below this post with my phone on the Alder and then emailed them to Holly in Arizona. She posted them here. Just below are pictures I took aboard the Alder today (Monday, March 10. 2014. (Click a pic for a larger version) The Alder performed well making the first trip of the season under the Lift Bridge and into Lake Superior. Only once in the … [Read more...] about Ice? How about blue water!
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The Alder left her dock at about 9:00 this morning CDT, departing Duluth under the Aerial Lift Bridge. At the moment she is about 6 miles off the piers, at a speed of approximately 5 kts. At 9 miles out we hit open water (above), and were able to increase speed to over 13 kts. Heading back toward port now (below). … [Read more...] about Alder out working the ice again