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A beautiful view – don’t mind the garbage

A beautiful view of Lake Ontario just east of Darlington Provincial Park – too bad some ignorant people drove up, ate their burgers and then tossed the garbage (otherwise known as recyclables) out the window. If you pack it in, … Continue reading

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Darlington – the old house

I stopped to take a look at the foundations of an old barn, and wound up looking at this old house that was partially burned, partially vandalized, and pretty much forgotten. I see a lot of this in Ontario – … Continue reading

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The nuclear reactor

My little buddy railway Monkey stopped in at the Ontario Power Generation Darlington Nuclear to demonstrate his reactor operating skills. Please note that Homer Simpson and Railway Monkey do not operate nuclear reactors – the background for this video is … Continue reading

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Time Lapse: 15 seconds at Darlington

I decided to do a bit of back road exploring on the way to Darlington Nuclear – I had time on my hands, a few extra camera batteries and the day was pretty good for photography. Nice light, clouds to … Continue reading

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Darlington Nuclear Trail

Pretty. This is a pretty area with awesome views and an abundance of nature – and it’s a four season trail. Darlington Nuclear Trail is a bit to the east of the Darlington Nuclear Generating Station, and very close to … Continue reading

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Darlington Nuclear Visitor Centre

There are not many places where you can get as close to a nuclear power generating station as at the visitor information center at Darlington.   Darlington was the first of the two Ontario Power Generation (OPG) centres that I … Continue reading

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Darlington Provincial Park

Situated on the northern shore of Lake Ontario and encapsulating McLaughlin Bay, Darlington Provincial Park is a birder’s paradise – and an ideal setting for outdoor activities year round. I fell in love with this park from the moment that … Continue reading

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