Steve Lindersmith of Bruning has floated some miles, river miles that is — the most recent trip was  2,723 in his custom houseboat. Smurf, the nickname he’s well known by, describes himself as a woodworker, but he’s somewhat of a captain, too, with an electric bicycle on board for fuel runs after he “ties up” at marinas. “Some are busy on the weekend. It’s usually $40 a night and you get laundry and a shower, and some have courtesy cars for grocery shopping,” Smurf said…Continue Reading