Tag Archives: cycling

The little ferry that could

A fine day for a ferry ride across Lake Ontario, and to shoot some time lapse video. A pair of time lapse videos, the first shot onboard the M.V. Glenora on the crossing between Glenora and Adolphustown , the second … Continue reading

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CCCP

I was heading out of Picton and Glenora to catch the ferry when I saw a few, then a few groups, and then a lot of cyclists wear white outfits emblazoned with CCCP in big red letters. What the heck? … Continue reading

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MEC Gridlock – Adventures with my Miele

If I had checked the product notes on the MEC website before purchasing the Gridlock lamp set I would have seen “Note the rear light does not function as a reflector when off.” and realized that this was not a … Continue reading

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Recycling for cycling

I almost ran out of water while riding my hybrid bike up through the Bleasdell Boulder Conservation Area a few days ago – not a big deal as I was fairly close to civilization but, I wish I had brought … Continue reading

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Trouble on the Lower Trent Trail

After riding in the area and wanting to explore a bit more, I did a bit of research into the multi-use trails that pass through Batawa and behind the Batawa Ski Hill. One of the trails is the Lower Trent … Continue reading

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Brunch at Batawa

Batawa ski hill is one of my favourite year round recreational areas for skiing, hiking, mountain biking, and for some really good food at the Batawa Bistro. I’d been wanting to get to a Sunday brunch for a long time, … Continue reading

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A dirty girl rides around Batawa

That’s dirty as in I rode my mountain bike through some areas that were just a bit dusty, and some areas that were a bit bit muddy. I loved it so much that I even rolled around in the mud … Continue reading

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Old and new

I want one – not this exact model, but I want an old style coaster bike. I don’t want the gears and brakes and stuff like that – nope – I want simplicity and style all rolled into one elegant … Continue reading

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The Burger Bar

Actually I think it’s a Bar Burger…

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Why we wear helmets

I think the picture speaks for itself.

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