Re: Marinas while in transit
Departing from Lake St. Clair, down the Detroit River (which I know fairly well) then running on the US side of Lake Erie, back up through the Welland Canal and ending up in the western end of Lake Ontario.
BTW...re: Active Captain, you only need Wifi to update the information in it. You can download all the information onto your ipod or smart phone and it resides there for reference, no wifi or even phone signal required to access the information.
Lots of good advice and comments generated here, thanks everyone.
I'm also planning on trying to stay at one or two yacht/sailing clubs which may have reciprocals with our club.