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Blogs which cover (more or less) topics involving Racing and Cruising on an Ericson (or other wise)

  1. Locking Through

    Navigation locks are a common obstacle to be faced in some parts of the country, but possibly unknown in others. It might be worth a short post on “sailing” through these things.

    On the Columbia, navigation locks were originally built to allow commercial shipping to by-pass dangerous sections of the river, at The Cascades and The Dalles, where there were sharp elevation changes and consequently rapids and a short waterfall. In the mid-20th century, large hydroelectric dams were built ...

    Updated 10-31-2016 at 10:31 PM by toddster

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