Category Archives: Parks

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Wood and Gold

Another walk in the local park brings some unexpected visitors as I trudge through a marshy area. There isn’t much to see normally at this time of year but with the leaves not on the […]

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Spring has Sprung…kind of

Spring is here! All the ice has unfrozen and things are a little muddy on the trails but its so nice to see the buds on the trees. Spring is about to spring Course there […]

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The Ice Broke

Another day out and about with my friend Nigel as we explore the Rockwood Conservation Area. This park is located along Hwy 7, west of the Georgetown area. Our mission today was to check out […]

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The Goose Crier

Goose Crier This lone goose gave me a cackling welcome as I walked the trail along the Grindstone Creek. I was in search of an apparent waterfall that was downriver from my favourite waterfall, Smokey […]

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The Limehouse Adventure

I bought a new camera – the D810, while I was waiting to service my D800. My brother also ended up buying a camera not too long after. So, both of us decided to go out […]

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Claireville and the New D810

So…I went to the Nikon repair centre to get my D800 fixed. Let’s back up a smidge: I was out on the Toronto Islands doing some work and was happily filming away. While waiting for the […]

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Mid-Winter Hike – Claireville

It’s late February, the temps are actually warm enough that you don’t need the heavy jacket and what? there’s no snow on the ground. Not one single flake. It looks like November. A second glance […]

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Snow Day

Today the three of us headed out to Mizzy Lake trail to do some snowshoeing. Unfortunatley one of party had come down with a cold so we didn’t get too far down the trail before […]

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Bongo’s Place

A couple of friends and I rented a room at Bongo’s place in Whitney, Ontario, just outside of Algonquin Provincial Park for a winter’s snowshoeing and photography adventure. With my friend Nigel down with a […]