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Old 11-05-2017, 11:09 AM   #1
City: Portland
Vessel Name: Justified
Vessel Model: 1986 Jefferson Sundeck
Join Date: Jun 2017
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Hello from Justified!!

Hello all!

This is Walt and Deborah from Justified, docked at Cherokee Marina in Gallatin, TN. We've been dreaming of cruising the Great Loop for 2 years now. We recently bought a 42' Jefferson Sundeck and are in the process of upgrading the electronics, etc. we need for the Loop. We hope to begin our trip by the end of next year. My wife is retired and is ready to begin this adventure!!!

If anyone lives close to Portland, TN give us a shout!!!

Walt and Deborah Gunter
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Old 11-05-2017, 12:31 PM   #2
City: Solomons, MD
Vessel Name: Branwen
Vessel Model: Hatteras 48 LRC
Join Date: Feb 2015
Posts: 645
Welcome and best of luck preparing for and getting started on your journey. Keep us posted on your progress.
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Old 11-05-2017, 03:33 PM   #3
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City: Fort Lauderdale. Florida, USA
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I think the TN River is the perfect place to start the loop. You can start in fall, enjoy all the southern areas, even take in the Bahamas, then head up the coast as spring comes reaching NY in early May. Then nearly five months later return to the TN River and on home.
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Old 11-05-2017, 06:01 PM   #4
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City: Mississippi
Vessel Name: ADAGIO
Vessel Model: CHB Present 42 Sundeck
Join Date: Jul 2014
Posts: 908
Yes indeed - beautiful area. We plan to start the Loop from Columbus MS in a yr or two - about this time of year!
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Old 11-05-2017, 06:15 PM   #5
City: Tri Cities, WA
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Walt, welcome aboard TF. Got any pics of your new boat? We all like to see what other boats look like.
Mike and Tina
1981 Boston Whaler 13'
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Old 11-05-2017, 07:07 PM   #6
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Welcome and you have some TFrs, in your area that would be glad to give advice and help with questions.
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Old 11-05-2017, 08:58 PM   #7
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City: Baton Rouge
Vessel Name: Someday's Here
Vessel Model: 1987 Jefferson 42
Join Date: Apr 2017
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Welcome aboard to a fellow Jefferson Owner
Darrell & Kim
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