Sunday, October 14, 2007

Upper Miss. River Mile 519 To Mile 455.5

0800 Departed Clinton, IA. Did three lockage's with no delay. Temp. got up to 70 deg. in afternoon when sun came out for a few hours. Had engine high temp. late in the morning. Had to stop and remove hose from water sea cock and run a coat hanger through the intake strainer on the bottom of the boat. Suspect Zebra Muscles from our home port of Trempealeau, WI.
1645 arrived Muscatine Municipal Boat Harbor. Arvilla and Jan walked to town.
Joe and Arvilla

3 comments:

Gary and Barb Shorrel said...

Hi Joe and Arvilla,

We are watching your voyage. Great progress so far. Just remember, the late great boater Donaldo Bartholomew Fernando (also known as DFB) said "stay between the red ones and the green ones and all will be well"

Gary and Barb
Almost Perfect

Gary and Barb Shorrel said...

Disregard, Test.

teench said...

Hi Joe and Arvilla,

Chip and I are keeping track of your journey. We miss you and wish you the best of luck.

God Bless
Chip and Tina Hayes

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