Chicago in the haze ahead means this is the last of this series; we’ve gotten as far west as this gallivant will go.  The link in the previous sentence shows a map of the trajectory, with all of its legs.

DSCF5278

That’s Navy Pier.

DSCF5300

Squinting, I see this as a man doing a tire repair on a flipped over bicycle, but of course my eyes have their issues.

DSCF5329

A surprise was the use of tug-barge excursion trips with the likes of

DSCF5330

City View.

DSCF5331

Not all tug-barge traffic transported passengers, however.

DSCF5347

I’ll have to find out more about Kiowa after journey’s end.

DSCF5350

Riverview is part of the people-scow fleet and it just squeezes under the bridges.

DSCF5366

 

DSCF5368

USACE Racine has a scow beside the Chicago Harbor Lock.

DSCF5385

All photos here by Will Van Dorp, who has now begun other gallivants while on the way home.

Advertisements