Ceres goes into the water for the first time, at the boat ramp at South Slang, Hawkins Road, Ferrisburgh
Ceres slides free of the unning gear rails
The poling crew is aboard, puppy included
Approaching Ferrisburgh Town Beach with Willowell Director Matt Schlein aboard
The glory of shoal draft! We can beach and unbeach Ceres at will. Now Ceres is riding at a beautiful and protected anchorage that nobody else would want! Too shallow and weedy for v-hull sailboats or propeller-driven craft.