Category Archives: S – NYC to Brewerton & the Little Triangle; Summer 2014

Approaching the Erie Canal

Missing friends and family is the major downside to long-distance cruising. Thus, when friends from home come to visit, life is truly sublime. Carl and Ann met us in Troy, NY with the intent of spending a week aboard the … Continue reading

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Hudson River – Pollepel Island to Schodack Creek; Celebrating mile 3,000

The replica of a medieval castle on tiny Pollepel Island, built between 1900 and 1918 by Frank Bannerman, served as his summer resort and as a munitions storehouse. New York State obtained the island in 1967 and conducted tours there until … Continue reading

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Hudson River; Croton on Hudson to Hudson, NY

Just north of the Tappan Zee is the area of the river known as the Hudson River Highlands. This area, made famous in the 1800s by landscape artists of the Hudson River School of Art, frames a beautiful waterway. Paul, … Continue reading

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New York Harbor to Croton on Hudson

After a long afternoon nap on Sunday and a full night’s sleep to catch up from the Atlantic passage, we weighed anchor and set a course rounding the Statue of Liberty and heading north up the Hudson River past the … Continue reading

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