Sunday, August 12, 2007

These Two Boats Call the Mississippi River System Home

Al & Rie Peterson
St. Louis Park, MN

Joe & Arvilla Glinski
Plover, WI

Joe and Arvilla Glinski took posession of OUR VILLA, hull 56 in Vermont. They cruised norht on Lake Champlain and the Chambly Canal, throught the St. Lowrenece Seaway to Lake Ontario. Then the Trent Servern and Georgian Bay in Canada to Lake Huron and Lake Michiagan to Chicago. Then onto the Illinois river to the Mississippi river, north to their homeport of Trempealeau Wisconsin.

Al and Rie Peterson have logged over 6,000 hours in KEDGE, hull 43, on rivers, lakes and oceans in the Eastern half of the United States. The photograph was take on the St. Croix river which is a tributary of the Mississippit and boundary between Wisconsin and Minnesota.

Thursday, August 9, 2007

Starting Great Loop

OUR VILLA is docked at Trempealeau,WI at Upper Mississippi River mile 714. We will start the Loop on 23 Sept 07.
Joe and Arvilla

Video of Our Villa on the St. Croix River