Monday, August 24, 2009

August 24th - Evening

We made it thru lock 2 and docked in Waterford NY.  We are officially thru the Erie Canal as Lock 1, like the Black Rock lock in Buffalo is a Federal lock.  The Erie Canal is run by New York State, or to be precise the New York State Canal Corporation.


We will get our stuff together for putting the mast back up and then head out into the Hudson  for the marina and crane.


It has been raining most of the last three days. Everything is slippery. It is well known among cruisers that falling down the companionway ...