Category Archives: Parks

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Over Friendly Birds

Nigel and I headed to Humber Bay park with a special treat for our little feathered friends. Bringing along bird seed will usually guarantee that you will see some sort of bird. Sometimes they are […]

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Snowshoeing at Hoggs Falls

I am back at Hoggs Falls today sporting my snow shoes again but this time I’m heading in the opposite direction – upriver. The trails in this direction tend to be quieter than the ones […]

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Snow Covered Hill

I was back on the Bruce Trail today and there is lots of snow so that means I get to go out in my snow shoes!! This is my first year using my snow shoes […]

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Cold Day on the Trails

As some of you might know I’m not much of a winter person. If I had a working fireplace I would be in front of it with a mug of cider or hot chocolate. Just […]

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A Bird Walk

I had heard that a long eared owl had taken up residence at Colonel Sam Smith Park in Etobicoke so Nigel Banks and I went to see if we could spot it. Once at the park we […]

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Mills of Central Ontario

Nigel Banks and I headed to the Peterborough area to find us some nifty looking mills. Ball’s Mill, which has been converted into someone’s home, was our very first stop of the day. You’ll notice […]

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Darkness that lies in Claireville

Nigel Banks and I headed out to Claireville today. (Yes I know, I go there quite a lot). Parking at the Finch entrance we walked down the hill, over the bridge and up towards the […]

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Sentinel

It was late afternoon before I decided to rip myself away from my computer and get out for a short walk at Claireville Conservation Area. Now, normally I park my car at the Finch Ave. entrance […]

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Walter’s Falls

After our last foray into the world of waterfalls Nigel Banks and I headed to yet another waterfall, this time in Grey County. Walter’s Falls is located south of Owen Sound at the Walter’s Falls […]