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The Bear Den Trail

The Bear Den Trail

I'm out hiking again with my friend Nigel and this time we are in Guelph hiking the Bear Den Trail. Nigel found out about this trail from the Loops & Lattes: Caledon Hikes book. It's supposed to have some wacky Alice in Wonderland type boardwalk but first we have...

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A Trip to Terra Cotta

A Trip to Terra Cotta

My friend Nigel and I headed out to Terra Cotta Conservation Area for a late fall hike. Our plan was to hike the Terra Cotta Loop (found in the Loops & Lattes - Caledon Hikes book) a 6-kilometre trail that follows the perimeter of the park. We did have some snow...

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Elora Gorge

Elora Gorge

At work we are given our birthday day off as an added bonus to our regular vacation days. For my day off this year I decided to take a drive out to the town of Elora to do some hiking. Running through Elora is the Grand River which has carved out a magnificent gorge....

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A Squirrel with Attitude

A Squirrel with Attitude

Today I was feeling on the lazy side so I decided to take my camera out for a walk in my neighbourhood. There is a creek near my home that I like to explore when I don't have the time or energy to drive somewhere else. Even in such a small area I can find many things...

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Falling Leaves

Falling Leaves

On my way home from my friend Brad's place up north I decided to drive back to that country road from the previous post to do more of a lifestyle-type shoot with me as the model. It always feels a little weird to photograph yourself and then add in the walking back...

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A Walk in the Park

A Walk in the Park

I had a lot more time this evening to explore Claireville for a good autumn shot. As I was chatting with my friend Nigel and angling my camera to take a photo of this wooden bridge with the sun shining through the trees this man and his dog came by. I happily snapped...

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Autumn in Claireville

Autumn in Claireville

Just a quick photograph to share from a short walk I took in Claireville today. I only wish that tree stump was gone or had something spectacular sitting on it - like a hawk. And I definitely have to explore those trees in the background a little closer, if...

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Country Roads in Autumn

Country Roads in Autumn

Just driving along the back roads close to home you can find some great things to photograph, especially when the most photogenic season is here - Autumn!. Today I headed up to Caledon, near the Forks of the Credit Provinical Park, with my friend Nigel to photograph a...

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Glen Cross Side Trail

Glen Cross Side Trail

The day started on the gloomy side as I drove with my friend Nigel to Hockley Valley Provincial Park. On the way up we stopped on the side of the road to photograph this barn.  There are times when I try to stop for photos, if its safe to do so, while I’m driving...

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