Category Archives: Parks


On the Trail with…Bears?

After a good’s night sleep at Cape Croker I broke down the tent and headed to Sydney Bay Bluff, a trail not too far away from the campground. Actually, the hike would take me to […]


An Uneventful Day at Cape Croker

I am spending another weekend on the trails in hopes of getting ever closer to my goal of finishing the Bruce Trail. This weekend I am staying at Cape Croker campground, which apparently the trail […]


Family Camping at Bon Echo PP

This past weekend was the annual family and friends camping weekend and this year we decided to visit Bon Echo Provincial Park. The plan was to camp 5 days, 4 nights at this hard to […]


Early Morning on Hope Bay

I got up extra early this morning in the hopes of seeing an epic sunrise. Unfortunately that did not happen as I envisioned it. The clouds had gathered and it was looking pretty sketchy on […]


Hiking at Hope Bay

I decided to go on a solo weekend camping trip to Hope Bay Campground just north of Wiarton, Ontario. Weather was a little all over the place with beautiful blue skies on Saturday and then […]


Biking the Humber River Recreational Trail

Today I set out on a different type of journey – biking the Humber river trail. The trail was extended during the 2015 Pan Am Games which means that the biking is quite good along […]


Cherry Blossoms

I went out with Roy Ramsay, editor of Outdoor Photography Canada magazine, to do some Cherry Blossom photography. It’s finally that time of year when we have that one week period to photograph these trees […]


Spring Birds of Claireville

Nigel and I met over at Claireville Conservation area yesterday to explore some of the spring birds that have come into the park. Even though there were quite a lot of barn swallows flitting about […]


Spring Trip to Inglis Falls

Nigel and I decided to do a day trip up to Inglis Falls Conservation Area. With spring here we knew the water levels would be much higher than normal. Once we got to the park […]