Regardless of who actually owns them, the sight of them gliding over the big lakes or through the Detroit or St. Marys rivers is one of the most impressive things you will ever see.
Today, I stumbled across this YouTube video about one of the biggest on the lakes - the Paul R. Tregurtha. It's a full 45 minutes long, but it gives you an inside look at one of these behemoths. I also found it funny that the Captain looks like someone you would meet in deer camp, not on the bridge of a 1000-footer.
So, here she is: