Vol XX – #078 Meggen’s Monday

Report #3930 Photo: LR5-6-15-2020
Tugs Joy And Zeus Manitou Passage-7365

The Joy sets a net as tug Zeus glides northward

 

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Vol XX - #077 A Mighty Fine Day
Vol XX - #079 More From the Enterprise 1934
Tug Zeus Manitou Passage NMI-7402

Tug Zeus pulls a freight barge northward past the Crib

Sometimes in order to make a photo come out the way you envision, you need to go to the location…. and wait. Wait for all the elements to line up just so, and possibly run in between two locations, such as the moments in between the top photo and the one above. The Manitou Passage offers endless photo ops, from above, at Pyramid Point overlook, or from the beach all along the shoreline. Also, pro tip: if you ever see a freighter or tug/barge and wonder what its name is, where it’s going, and other stats, check ais.boatnerd.com which is a live boat tracking website. Enjoy!

Joy On Passage-7459

Elevated View – the Joy on the Manitou Passage as seen from Pyramid Point Overlook

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Jane VeVea
Jane VeVea
4 months ago

Fabulous!!

Chris
Chris
4 months ago

Thank you..great pics as usual & good info😀😀

Judy in Grand Blanc
Judy in Grand Blanc
4 months ago

Love these boat pics! Thanks!