Monthly Archives: July 2010

Lakes Mälaren and Hjalemären

A moment of wild enthusiasm for exploration on the part of her crew resulted in Ruda turning her bows west into Lake Mälaren, and from there up the rather small-gauge Hjalemäre Canal to the historic city of Örebro. [Gallery=21] Mälaren, in … Continue reading

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Göta Canal; busy moorings and tricky locks

The Göta Canal is renowned in Scandinanvia as a destination for the perfect boating holiday. Ruda found it otherwise however, and was quite happy to leave the last lock at Mem and head north into the Stockholm archipelago. [Gallery=19]

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