From April 14th, 2019 to April 4th, 2020, Brenda and I did America’s Great Loop, a 6,000+ mile trip around the Eastern United States and Canada by water.
Our Loop Stats
Prices have been adjusted to US $ from Canadian $ for Canadian charges.
|Number of Days||357 days|
|Engine Hours||663.5 hrs|
|Generator Hours||578.0 hrs|
|Travel Hours (Includes time waiting for locks/bridges with engines off)||788.2 hrs|
|Nautical Miles||5,502.4 nm|
|Statute Miles||6,332.1 miles|
|Average Speed (9.1 mph – statute)||7.9 knots|
|Fuel Purchased||5,087.5 gallons|
|Average Price per Gallon (Diesel)||$2.87/gal|
|Average Gallons per Nautical mile||1 gallon/mile|
|Average Gallons per Hour||7.6 gal/hour|
|Nights at a marina|
(we counted nights on a lock wall in Canada as slip nights)
|Total Slip Fees (includes electric)|
Includes Parks Canada Lock Wall mooring Pass.
|Nights at Anchor||7|
|Total Locks Transited||154|
If you have read our Blog post about “Americas Great Loop” then you have learned that there are many options for routes to complete the Great Loop. This is a Google Map of our route. Each blue pushpin is where we spent a night. Clicking the pin will show the name and date of our visit.
Below are our 51 Weekly Blog entries that chronicle our trip. We hope you enjoy them!