Sailing Beyond Lake Superior: Travels of Dursmirg

Sailing Beyond Lake Superior: Travels of Dursmirg

by John M. Grimsrud

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Sailing Beyond Lake Superior: Travels of Dursmirg by John M. Grimsrud

Who hasn't daydreamed about chucking it all and sailing away on a boat to warmer climes "far from the madding crowd's ignoble strife." John and Jane did just that. It began as an idea and unfolded into a fulfilling dream come true. A lifelong obsession of escape materialized in 1972 with the building and launching of their dreamboat. John and Jane went over the horizon and out to sea on a voyage of escape. Departing Duluth-Superior on the western terminus of the St. Lawrence, they crossed the Great Lakes, Erie Canal, and Hudson River to New York City. The motivations and inspirations for this five year plan of escape was hastened by the revelation that youth only comes to you one time. Procrastination scuttles many a dreamboat. It was an enchanting journey,and in more than one place they felt tempted to stay. But there was always the thought of Florida driving them on. Destiny planted them in St. Augustine. The book is recommended for all free spirited dreamers that desire to live life to the fullest

Product Details

BN ID: 2940016205113
Publisher: Jane A. Grimsrud
Publication date: 02/28/2013
Sold by: Barnes & Noble
Format: NOOK Book
Pages: 246
File size: 2 MB

About the Author

John M. Grimsrud lives with his wife Jane in Mérida, Yucatan, in an ecologically friendly home of his own design. He has been biking, photographing, exploring, and writing about the Yucatan for over twenty-five years.
Prior to seeking a new life of adventure in Yucatan, Mexico, John and his wife lived aboard their home built 46- foot sailboat Dursmirg for many years. John has published Travels of Dursmirg, a four book series about his life aboard Dursmirg. He has also published two books about Yucatan: Yucatan’s Magic – Treasures of Mayab: Merida Side Trips and Yucatan for Travelers – Side Trips: Valladolid to Tulum. His books are available in paperback and digital editions online and through most booksellers throughout the world.

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