Interlake Steamship "James R Barker" arriving at the Soo Locks enroute to Duluth MN


Great Lakes Fleet "Presque Isle" arriving at the Soo Locks enroute to Two Harbors MN

The Great Lakes Fleet "John G Munson" is next in line also heading to Two Harbors MN

and several hours away Interlake Steamship "Paul R Tregurtha" is heading toward the Soo Locks

headed to Superior WI


Meanwhile 5 ships and Coast Guard Cutter Alder are waiting in Whitefish Bay to enter Lake Superior

while the Canadian Coast Guard Cutter Samuel Risley is heading east to meet them.


The "Presque Isle" alongside the Soo Locks wall waiting for the "James R Barker" to clear the locks.


The "James R Barker" departing the western approach of the Soo Locks.  Note the ice!


As the "Presque Isle" enter the locks, the "John G Munson" is approaching.