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53º 5.748' N5º 50.652' ECompagnonTues, June 14. We spent two days exploring the lakes of the national park and spent last night in the lake. Back in Grou now.6 months  agoShow

53º 7.788' N5º 56.394' ECompagnonFriday, June 10 we moved back to Earenwald. Breezy and drizzle.6 months  agoShow

53º 12.096' N5º 47.256' ECompagnonWed. June 1, moved to Leeuwarden... Raining and cool...6 months  agoShow

53º 7.788' N5º 56.406' ECompagnonTuesday, May 31. We moved to Earnewald. Finally a beautiful, calm morning.6 months  agoShow

53º 11.214' N5º 59.544' ECompagnonMaybe bday, May 30 we motored to Burgum.still quite cool. Yesterday we moved to Grou one n wind, rain and cold...6 months  agoShow

53º 1.908' N5º 39.876' ECompagnonMay 23, we moved from Joure to Sneek with Simon and Hilda aboard. Fun day...7 months  agoShow

52º 58.296' N5º 47.364' ECompagnonMay 22, Beautiful day! Moved from Grou to Joure with Simon & Hilda.7 months  agoShow

53º 12.084' N5º 47.286' ECompagnon19 May we motored through thunderstorms and arrived in Leeuwarden.7 months  agoShow

53º 5.874' N5º 50.568' ECompagnonSaturday May 7 we launched and spent the night at the yard dock. Sunday we moved to Sneek to pick up our new upholstery, only to find the place didn't open until Monday at 1:00pm. Monday at 1:00 we picked up the upholstery and head d back to Grou. What a beautiful day! And the new upholstery looks great!7 months  agoShow

53º 5.742' N5º 50.688' ECompagnonWe went to Sneek, dropped off our cushions to be recovered and returned back to Grou. Beautiful day. Saturday, Sept 18about 1 year  agoShow

53º 1.926' N5º 40.176' ECompagnonAs soon as we returned to Grou we got word that the upholstery shop in Sneek was ready for our cushions. So we returned to Sneek to bring them. Saturday Sept 18about 1 year  agoShow

53º 5.73' N5º 50.658' ECompagnonWe returned to Grou today to get the boat ready for haul out and winter storage... Friday 9-17about 1 year  agoShow

53º 5.754' N5º 50.274' ECompagnonGreat day for a powerboat! No wind, flat water. We moved to Sneek. Monday 9/13about 1 year  agoShow

53º 5.748' N5º 50.664' ECompagnonSuch a beautiful day! We left Leeuwarden at noon and had a sweet trip to Grou. Engine off at 3:00 Thursday September 9about 1 year  agoShow

53º 12.33' N5º 47.598' ECompagnonWe spent a lovely day in the canals near Leeuwarden with Billy and Charlotte. Then back to our favorite spot for the night. Sunday 9/5over 1 year  agoShow

53º 12.342' N5º 47.61' ECompagnonEnjoying Leeuwarden again. Aug 31over 1 year  agoShow

53º 6.078' N5º 50.97' ECompagnonThis afternoon (Aug 30)... No rain! We moored on a Marrektite mooring for the night.over 1 year  agoShow

53º 5.748' N5º 50.664' ECompagnonStill jet lagged but moved to the marina. The new engine seems great.over 1 year  agoShow

53º 5.928' N5º 50.556' ECompagnonWe've had another wonderful season in Friesland. Today we moved to the yard where we will haul out in the morning and pack her up for a long winter nap...about 3 years  agoShow

53º 5.748' N5º 50.646' ECompagnonCold and rainy trip to Grou...about 3 years  agoShow

53º 1.764' N5º 39.432' ECompagnonNow in Sneekabout 3 years  agoShow

52º 53.64' N5º 38.856' ECompagnonBeautiful day and short trip to Sloten.about 3 years  agoShow

52º 50.712' N5º 42.504' ECompagnonWe had a nice trip to Lemmer. Now it's time to exploreabout 3 years  agoShow

53º 5.748' N5º 50.658' ECompagnonDavid and Kim joined us and after exploring Leeuwarden and a bus trip to Dokkum for Admiralty Days we have arrived in Grou for the night.about 3 years  agoShow

53º 6.714' N5º 52.896' ECompagnonWith Jessamine aboard we left Grou to spend some time on the lake.over 3 years  agoShow

53º 5.832' N5º 50.688' ECompagnonWe returned to Grou to get our heater serviced (it's cold in the mornings) and await Jessamines arrival...over 3 years  agoShow

53º 5.832' N5º 50.586' ECompagnonWe moved out into a canal off a lake during (unpredicted) thunderstorms. We've moored here before and enjoy the walks and serenity.over 3 years  agoShow

53º 12.288' N5º 47.748' ECompagnonWe moved back to Leeuwarden. Time for laundry and groceries...over 3 years  agoShow

53º 13.218' N5º 50.286' ECompagnonWe left Dokkum (the winds finally lightened) and found a nice mooring on the side of a canal along a pretty bike path. We're going to take the bikes and exploreover 3 years  agoShow

53º 19.524' N5º 59.598' ECompagnonWe had a nice, easy trip to Dokkum and are moored right under an old windmill.over 3 years  agoShow

53º 12.288' N5º 47.364' ECompagnonWe were treated to our first sunny, warm day. We are back in Leeuwarden...over 3 years  agoShow

53º 5.838' N5º 50.532' ECompagnonWe left Grou and found a quiet, cozy spot in a canal.over 3 years  agoShow

53º 5.874' N5º 50.442' ECompagnonIn need of a new head gasket, we were towed to the work dock. Most likely be here a week or so... We'll have to do some land exploring.over 3 years  agoShow

53º 5.712' N5º 50.682' ECompagnonWe launched yesterday and moved this morning to the town marina. Beautiful, cool day!over 3 years  agoShow

53º 5.946' N5º 50.412' ECompagnonWe moved to Bert de Jong where Compagnon will be hauled and spend the winter. It is a small yard with lovely owners. We think Compagnon will be well looked after...about 4 years  agoShow

53º 5.742' N5º 50.676' ECompagnonSuch a beautiful morning! We hated to leave our quiet little spot on the canal but it’s time to get a few boat chores done and get Compagnon ready for her long winter on the hard. So, we returned to the marina in Grou...about 4 years  agoShow

53º 3.222' N5º 50.07' ECompagnonWindy day... we decided to spend a few nights out of town on the canal side...about 4 years  agoShow

53º 5.724' N5º 50.664' ECompagnonDavid and Sally departed this morning... we had a nice trip to Grou todome some laundry and wait out predicted winds.about 4 years  agoShow

52º 58.71' N5º 26.658' ECompagnonLovely, windy trip today from Bolsward to Workum.about 4 years  agoShow

53º 1.776' N5º 40.344' ECompagnonBeautiful, sunny trip to Sneek...about 4 years  agoShow

53º 5.742' N5º 50.676' ECompagnonRainy day trip to Grou... We got in a slip and were greeted by ducks. We will have lunch and explore town.about 4 years  agoShow

53º 12.09' N5º 47.28' ECompagnonWe moved back into the center of Leeuwarden and tied up behind another US boat. We met the couple aboard and are getting together with them tonight. Then four Cruising Association members stopped by and we had a nice chat with them and found out we have friends in common... What a small world!about 4 years  agoShow

53º 11.334' N5º 50.862' ECompagnonWe moved out to a very quiet spot on a side canal near Leeuwarden. Only us and a windmill...over 4 years  agoShow

53º 12.018' N5º 49.5' ECompagnonWhat a pair of long days... we hauled yesterday to get the bow thruster repaired. Long story short, we have a new bow thruster, are back in the water and sitting by a nice grassy spot on the canal.over 4 years  agoShow

53º 12.018' N5º 49.5' ECompagnonWe hauled Compagnon out today and will stay in a hotel. Our bow thruster decided to stop working and the canals are much better explored with a thruster. The thruster is being removed and sent to a shop to be fixed. We hope to be back in the water exploring tomorrow afternoon... fingers crossed.over 4 years  agoShow

53º 12.144' N5º 47.268' ECompagnonNice day today and ended up in a sweet spot in Leeuwarden, NL.over 4 years  agoShow

53º 1.938' N5º 39.96' ECompagnonBack in Sneek!over 4 years  agoShow

53º 5.736' N5º 50.676' ECompagnonSqually day today, we even had hail! Tucked into Grou for the night...over 4 years  agoShow

53º 10.506' N6º 3.162' ECompagnonWe left Groningen heading for a lake to moor for the night... today was windy, lots of bridges, a few locks and a lot of laughing. More to the story later but we ended up in an interesting marina and still laughing.over 4 years  agoShow

53º 12.996' N6º 34.698' ECompagnon28 bridges, 2 locks and we sitting in a marina in the center of Groningen, NL. Now to explore this city...over 4 years  agoShow

53º 14.304' N6º 12.444' ECompagnonWe stopped for a night in Gerkesklooster.over 4 years  agoShow

53º 5.64' N5º 50.694' ECompagnonWe moved back to Grou today.over 4 years  agoShow

53º 1.77' N5º 39.516' ECompagnonWe moved to Sneek and got a great spot by the Sneek Gate!over 4 years  agoShow

53º 0.654' N5º 37.338' ECompagnonNow in Ijlst, one of the oldest of the eleven Frisian cities... off to explore.over 4 years  agoShow

52º 53.718' N5º 38.886' ECompagnonWhat a difference a day makes... storms moved through last night and today is cloudy and cool. We are now in the small town of Sloten. Off to explore.. over 4 years  agoShow

52º 53.982' N5º 48.306' ECompagnonHot, hot, hot! I never thought the Netherlands would be hot... we moved today to a lake (hoping for breeze) Tsjukemar. Good luck pronouncing this one! We are taking is easy and waiting for breeze and shade...over 4 years  agoShow

52º 57.612' N5º 55.29' ECompagnonAnother nice day trip and are in Heerenveen. This looks like a nice town (and we have power and water) so we may stay a couple of nights...over 4 years  agoShow

53º 4.65' N5º 47.586' ECompagnonMike, Austin, John and Ellie Wheeler and I left Leewarden for Grou this morning but found Grou crazy busy! We found out it was a big Regatta for the old Skutsje sailing vessels and it seemed the entire country came out for it. We moved to the small (tiny) town of Jirnsum. It’s pretty and quiet here, we’ll stay the night.over 4 years  agoShow

53º 12.072' N5º 47.334' ECompagnonAfter a fun night in a lake we moved to Leeuwarden and are in the middle of town...over 4 years  agoShow

53º 5.058' N5º 52.11' ECompagnonLots of traffic today and in the lake near Grou there are lots more.over 4 years  agoShow

53º 3.804' N5º 31.164' ECompagnonNice views this morning and are now in Bolsward, NL.over 4 years  agoShow

52º 58.842' N5º 26.85' ECompagnonkAnother beautiful day in canals and lakes. We are in Workum for the night.over 4 years  agoShow

52º 52.866' N5º 21.798' ECompagnonAfter two fun days in Sneek we moved to Stavoren. We passed through two lakes with lots and lots of sail boats out enjoying the beautiful weather.over 4 years  agoShow

53º 1.83' N5º 39.798' ECompagnonJeff and Melody joined us yesterday. Today we moved to Sneek (pronounced snake) and are off to explore.over 4 years  agoShow

53º 5.772' N5º 50.214' ECompagnonLots of boats out today, especially near Sneek.over 4 years  agoShow

52º 50.616' N5º 42.66' ECompagnonLemmer... Such a sweet spot!over 4 years  agoShow

52º 42.456' N5º 45.882' ECompagnonWe moved into a town that may have a laundry mat. over 4 years  agoShow

52º 42.408' N5º 51.558' ECompagnonLong but good day. This is a pretty spot, we may stay a day here...over 4 years  agoShow

52º 18.612' N5º 3.084' ECompagnonWe returned to Weesp and Compagnon had new bottom paint, we put new rope around the hull and launched her. We will spend the night here and hopefully move into town tomorrow to provision. It’s tood to be back!over 4 years  agoShow

52º 18.438' N5º 2.67' ECompagnonInside the first bridge in Weesp.about 5 years  agoShow

52º 18.498' N5º 2.568' ECompagnonBow to a quiet spot. Ready for a bike ride...about 5 years  agoShow

52º 16.59' N5º 2.934' ECompagnonStopped for the day in front of Charley's All American Diner... Seemed appropriate!about 5 years  agoShow

52º 10.53' N5º 0.198' ECompagnonWe are in Breukelen. This is the town that Brooklyn New York is name after!about 5 years  agoShow

52º 8.34' N5º 2.34' ECompagnonBeautiful day, easy locks and opening bridges, friendly operators. Stopped in Maarssen for a lunch stop, moved a little farther and tied alongside in a beautiful area. We took a short walk and as we returned to the boat it started raining...about 5 years  agoShow

52º 2.976' N4º 56.958' ECompagnonRain and cold three locks, many opening bridges but otherwise uneventful... Tied to the side in a neighborhood where our guide said has laundry facilities but we learned season is over and facilities closed... Oh well...about 5 years  agoShow

52º 0.546' N4º 42.246' ECompagnonLots of locks and bridges and a huge rope in the prop... Mike swam in the cold canal and cut the line away. We are happily in Gouda, I think we will get some cheese!about 5 years  agoShow

52º 1.362' N4º 52.146' ECompagnonGreat trip through the canals today!about 5 years  agoShow

52º 5.82' N5º 6.87' ECompagnonMany lifting bridges. Beautiful neighborhood canals. One lock and we are moored in the heart of Utrecht!about 5 years  agoShow

52º 8.208' N5º 2.712' ECompagnonLong day today... Lots of barge traffic, locks and one very low and narrow bridge but we are moored along a bank in a lovely neighborhood.about 5 years  agoShow

51º 50.922' N5º 52.116' ECompagnonWe transited two rivers and locks... Saw beautiful landscapes, windmills, ancient churches, lots of barges a 3kt current and tied up in Nijmegen for tonight... And maybe tomorrow too?over 5 years  agoShow

51º 34.248' N6º 4.104' ECompagnonWe have moved north and are anchored in a lake.over 5 years  agoShow

51º 11.61' N5º 58.662' ECompagnonWe brought Compagnon into Marina Nautica so we can take the train to Amsterdam for a couple of days of boat show/Amsterdam fun...over 5 years  agoShow

51º 11.718' N5º 56.628' ECompagnonWe meandered to another lake today...over 5 years  agoShow

51º 10.854' N5º 56.04' ECompagnonover 5 years  agoShow

51º 11.616' N5º 58.668' ECompagnonFirst night aboard Compagnon. Moored in Nautical Marina for three nights.over 5 years  agoShow

51º 11.634' N5º 58.77' ECompagnonFirst night aboard Compagnon. In Nautilus Marina for three nights...over 5 years  agoShow

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