St Michaels Tour 2006


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St Michaels Tour 2006

  1. 1. Fall Tour 2006 St. Michaels, MD September 2006 2 Days
  2. 2. Itinerary ST MICHAELS, EASTON & TILGHMAN ISLAND TOUR THURSDAY 21 SEPT & SUNDAY 22 SEPT, 2006 Sep 21 Thursday Gradyville, PA to St Michaels, MD 112 Mi, 2.5 hr ( PA352, PA452, I95, I495, DE1, US301, MD213, US50, MD322, MD33 ) 12:30 PM Patriot Cruise St. Michaels, MD Lunch during cruise Walking Tour: St Michaels Drive to Easton, MD (MD33) 13 Mi. Econo Lodge Intown Easton, MD Dinner: Out in Easton Sep 22 Friday Breakfast: Hotel Continental Drive to Tilghman Island, MD 20 Mi, Walking Tour: Tilghman Village Drive to St Michaels, MD Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum St Michaels, MD to Gradyville, PA 112 Mi, 2.5 hr ( MD33 , MD322, US50, MD213, US301, DE1, I495, I95, PA452, PA352 ) Lunch: Out along Way
  3. 3. St. Michaels, MD Log Entry: Drove from Gradyville, Pa to St. Michaels, MD. Arrived around noon and proceeded to Navy Point to take a scenic cruise of the Miles River. Tour boat was delayed, so we walked around the point and in the nearby town. Sailboats at Navy Point Marina Navy Point
  4. 4. Log Entry: Some original buildings still exist at Navy Point and are currently being used as administrative offices for the nearby Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum. Original Buildings St. Michaels, MD Navy Point
  5. 5. Log Entry: We watched the tour boat Patriot come in and boarded to take an hour and a half cruise of the Miles River, It is an all steel vessel built in the ‘90’s Tour Boat Patriot Patriot Docking St. Michaels, MD Miles River Cruise
  6. 6. Leaving Navy Point Docks Cruising past the Maritime Museum and out into the Miles River St. Michaels, MD Miles River Cruise Log Entry: We departed and left the harbor, passing the Maritime Museum and docks on the way out to the river .
  7. 7. St. Michaels, MD Miles River Cruise Skipjack at Maritime Museum Dock Sailboat at Maritime Museum Dock Two Masted Sloop
  8. 8. Tilghman Island, MD Log Entry: After spending the night in Easton, MD, we drove out to Tilghman Island in the morning to see the working fishing fleet and the skipjack Rebecca T. Ruark Fishing Boats Skipjack Rebecca T. Ruark Dogwood Harbor
  9. 9. Log Entry: Stopped at the narrows separating Tilghman Island from the mainland and walked around docks. Knapp’s Narrows Boats docked along the narrows Tilghman Island, MD
  10. 10. Lone fisherman Skipjack H.M. Krentz Old drawbridge St. Michaels, MD Navy Point Log Entry: Returned to Navy Point to tour Maritime Museum. Walked around until it opened.
  11. 11. Marine Railway Hooper Strait Lighthouse St. Michaels, MD Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum Log Entry: The Maritime Museum tells the story of the people who lived, worked and played around the bay. It has many exhibits, small boats and larger fishing vessels.
  12. 12. Public Dockage Sailboat in harbor Restoration of Skipjack St. Michaels, MD Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum
  13. 13. Gregg Graphics Gradyville, Pa. A Presentation of