Marc's Ark Marc & Michele McCoy

Our Great Loop Adventure 

Starved Rock Marina, Ottawa, IL

We had to wait for barge traffic at both the Dresden Island Lock and the Marseilles Lock, but being back on the Illinois River was worth it.  The weather was great and the river was calm.  The Illinois River is very low – so we had to approach our slip with caution. We dined at the restaurant and enjoyed the beautiful Starved Rock area with an almost full moon.  We are keeping a careful eye on Isaac.

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