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Jerry and Raoul Our Pilot


Gates Closing Behind Us
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Jerry and Raoul Our Pilot

Gate House With Lock Full of Water
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Raoul was our pilot on the first day of our canal transit. All yachts were left overnight at anchor in Lake Gatun, approximately half-way through the canal. We swam in the lake despite seeing caimen (like alligators.) We had more people sleeping aboard than usual but it was a fun experience.