Join us for the 2019 GLCC Lake Huron Rally at historic Alpena, Mich. (H-66), June 28–30. This is a great chance to give your boat an early season shakedown cruise while meeting other GLCC members and exchanging Great Lakes cruising wisdom, plans and stories! In addition this can be a stop on the way to GLCC’s St. Ignace Rendezvous 7/8- 7/12, 2019!
Alpena is the home of the Great Lakes Maritime Heritage Center and the Thunder Bay National Marine Sanctuary. The Center features exciting exhibits where you can experience the Great Lakes and their rich history. Feel the power of a simulated Lake Huron storm as you walk the decks of a Great Lakes Schooner which is part of 10,000 square feet of maritime exhibits.
The basic fee is $80 USD/pp, which includes breakfast Saturday, visit to Maritime Heritage Center, glass bottom boat tour of Thunder Bay Marine Sanctuary, Saturday dinner at the Court Yard Ristorante, Sunday morning coffee and rolls at the Alpena Yacht Club. There is an optional Friday group dinner at The Fresh Palate for $30 USD/pp.
Coming by car ??? This is the suggested Holiday Inn Express in Alpena 989-340-1800.
Attendance is limited so please make reservations early with the GLCC office. Slip reservations should be made by calling or e-mailing Ron McTaggart, Thunder Bay Shores Marine 989-255-6743 / email@example.com.
Friday (June 28):
|1700||Welcoming cocktail hour at Alpena Yacht Club
(Cash Bar), then walk to town for an optional dinner
at The Fresh Palate
Saturday (June 29):
|0800||Breakfast at the famous JJ’s Steak and Pizza House|
|1000||Cruise on the Lady Michigan|
|After||Enjoy displays at the Heritage Center, explore the
city, and/or the beautiful trails and parks
|1700||Coctail hour at the Alpena Yacht Club (Cash Bar)|
|1800||Board trolley for dinner at the Court Yard Ristorante|
Sunday (June 30):
|0800||Coffee and rolls available at the Yacht Club
If you have questions, please contact chairs: Port Captain Craig & Pam Murchison at firstname.lastname@example.org or 989-295-0810 / 989-631-5835