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Author Archives: Captain Dan

Gulf Stream Crossing

The crossing went well. We’re anchored in the lee of Gun Cay. We’ll go into Alice Town a bit later when the wind shifts. Until then we’re in a great spot.

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Underway

Wow! What a day! We had SUNSHINE on our drive to Ft Lauderdale. We had a problem finding a spot to park the RV for the week. Ultimately parked it at Paradise Island RV Park in Lauderdale. With all that we got a late start. We went through 2 bridge openings and out to the … Continue reading »

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Arrived Safely in Ft. Pierce

We’re staying at Road Runner RV Travel Resort in Ft. Pierce tonight. We traveled slowly today through rain and torrential rain and even some dry spots.. The wind was strong at times too. We pulled in at about 6 pm. All daylight driving today. Fred, Bryley, Maddox, Dan, and Bob are playing ping pong. Robert, Paxton, … Continue reading »

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Safe and secure in Lamont, Florida

We pulled into our campground just past Tallahassee at about 9 pm. We managed to stay ahead of the storms the whole way so the drive was good. Cheesy chicken and peas for dinner while rolling down the road was simply delicious! The gang watched a couple of movies on the way too. All are … Continue reading »

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Departing Soon – Weather Forecast

School will let out early today due to an approaching weather front from the west. We’ll be departing SSC at approximately 1:00 pm.  This should put us a few hours ahead of the front and hopefully we’ll stay out in front! In any case, leaving earlier is better considering the weather and better considering more daylight … Continue reading »

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Do you have your passport yet?

You must have a passport to go to the Bahamas. A passport card will work fine, but most people opt for the normal passport book. If you need to get a passport quickly, please click here for step-by-step instructions. Do not delay – time is of the essence!

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Check out our upcoming trip!

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Spring 2019 Bahamas Trip

Our next trip to the Bahamas will be April 18-28. If you’re interested in the trip, please sign up quickly as the spots are already filling up! Click here for all the details and forms.     Itinerary: Departure – Thursday April 18, 2019, right after school, drive to Tallahassee Arrival in Ft. Lauderdale – … Continue reading »

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Day 16 – Marianna to Home!!

Our last day – wow! It seems like we just left home and now the trip is almost over. We stopped at the Florida Caverns visitor’s center on the way out, and most of the group toured the caves. Then it was homeward bound. We actually didn’t stop at all the rest of the way … Continue reading »

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Day 15 – Lake Panasoffkee to Marianna

Today we drove from Lake Panasoffkee to the Florida Caverns State Park in Marianna, Florida. The campsite was beautiful and the neighbors friendly. We had a delicious meal of chicken and rice.

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