Aloha, we are in Cape May, New Jersey where we arrived last night. The weather is a little cloudy. Today, we took care of canoe maintenance and preparation for our journey up to New York. It has been an awesome journey so far. We left Chesapeake City yesterday, came up with the Delaware River where we had some headwinds for a while but good currents. We were able to make good time and arrive just before sunrise. It has been an amazing journey so far and wherever weʻve gone, the people have been very kind and open to us. Even when we pulled into Chesapeake City at 11pm, people were shouting “aloha!” Itʻs just amazing this far from Hawaiʻi, someone recognizes Hōkūleʻa. Weather permitting, we will depart in the next couple of days and make our way to New York City. The crew is really appreciative of the experiences we had in Washington DC all the way up to Chesapeake City and now in Cape May. Itʻs really amazing, so please join us on this journey at Hokulea.com. Aloha!
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