Video Trip I - 43 minutes

This video documents the first trip opening the 2002 season March 23 - 26. All footage was filmed above the Soo Locks in the upper St. Marys River and Whitefish Bay.

Video Trip II - 53 minutes

This video documents Mackinaw and her dedicated crew working the late season trade on the Detroit River and Lake Erie in January, 2003. Included are ice rescue training and the Mackinaw's Heel & Trim system in action.

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