Yesterday's trip was fairly uneventful which is a good thing. It was so incredible being behind the wheel again with a real "destination". It's going to be tough peeling myself away from Pelican next week and going back to the day job. What's going to be tougher is when we have to make the turn from New York Harbor into the East River not continuing south instead, through the lower harbor and then into the ocean and south.
Here are a few pictures from yesterday.
|Pelican prepped to head out - looking like|
a cruising boat again.
|Almost up to the Tappan Zee bridge|
|And past the Tappan Zee...|
|Almost to the George Washington Bridge. Starting|
to rain a little.
|For those of you that know the book, here's the little|
red lighthouse under the great grey bridge!
|The start of the Harlem River. If we didn't have that|
big stick on the top of our boat we could
have shaved a day off our trip. I'm glad we can't
fit through :)
|In our slip at Liberty Landing|
|Thanksgiving Dinner. Kristen is awesome at boat cooking.|
We even had a 14lb turkey cooked in our oven. It was