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A CRUISE IN NORTHERN HURON
Mort Lund
June 01, 1959
Numbers refer to side trips on map
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June 01, 1959

A Cruise In Northern Huron

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Numbers refer to side trips on map

The cruising grounds of North Channel and Georgian Bay draw from three great areas: Chicago and southern Illinois, Detroit and lower Michigan, and from the East the cities along Lake Erie and Lake Ontario: Toronto, Buffalo and Rochester. Each yachtsman makes his plan according to his home port, and each will find in the itinerary outlined by SPORTS ILLUSTRATED on the cruise map above courses that fit his time and the speed of his yacht, whether he cruises in a 60-foot powerboat or under sail in a 30-foot Tahiti ketch. The seven-day basic cruise and the optional side trips are as follows:

MACKINAC ISLAND: start
1. Town of Detour

HARBOR ISLAND: first day
2. Drummond Isl. Yacht Haven
3. Pilot Cove

BLIND RIVER: second day
4. Serpent Harbor
5. Turnbull Island

AIRD ISLAND: third day
6. Oak Bay
7. McBean Harbor

CROKER ISLAND: fourth day
8. Harbor Island Club
9. Gore Bay

LITTLE CURRENT: fifth day
10. Manitowaning Club
11. Whitefish Bay
12. Pot Hole Portage
13. Bay Finn

SNUG HARBOR: sixth day
14. Covered Portage Cove
15. Killarney
16. Beaverstone Bay

TOBERMORY: seventh day
17. Flowerpot Island

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