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America's Great Loop Cruisers' Association
(AGLCA)TM is an organization of people who share a sense of adventure and a curiosity about America's Great Loop. Our association's primary purpose is to disseminate information and enhance the overall experience for those learning about, dreaming of, as well as exploring and safely cruising --America's Great Loop. Explore our site! There is much to see!
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Great Loop Radio:

Our series on the 2020 Illinois Waterway Closure continues with details on heading through the Illinois River before it closes on July 1, 2020. Gold Looper, Joe Pica, joins us to share details about the side trips you can take during the summer after coming through the Illinois River in June, and Jon Horton shares insurance considerations if you plan to continue south to the Gulf and/or Florida for the summer rather than exploring the rivers via side trips. Listen here.


Registration is now open! Join us in Ft. Myers, Florida, from January 23-25, 2019. Select Gold Looper Reunion, Route Briefing or Looper Lifestyle track. Click here for details. 


Great Loop Radio:

This week we begin a series on the 2020 Illinois Waterway closure. Listen in as Gold Looper, Mike O'Malley, talks about the options of staying in Chicago until the waterway reopens.


Great Loop Radio:

On this week's episode, Cheryl Brown and Darryl Bushaway of LeBoat join us to talk about chartering opportunities on Canada's Rideau Canal. It's a great way to try the Looping Lifestyle before you go buy a boat. Listen now.


Great Loop Radio:

Today's guest is Guy Conner, owner of Midway Marina. Guy shares information about cruising the TennTom Waterway. Listen now.

Great Loop Radio:

Join us this week with Winston Fowler from Cruisers' Net for information about the ICW in North Carolina, post-Florence. Listen here.

Great Loop Radio:

Our guest this week is former Tow Captain, Robbie Gwynn, giving us the inside scoop about what to do when you encounter a tow on the river system. Click here to listen in.

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