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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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The Walter Gray

The small deck ferry Joshua Slocum was built in Halifax in 1973 by Halifax Metal Workers for the Minister of Highways. It  entered service on the short run between East Ferry, and Tiverton, Digby, County. Fitted with twin steerable props … Continue reading

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Lefaivre Ferry

The Lefaivre Ferry in one of several that cross the Ottawa River, which is rather handy as I had taken the Long-Sault Bridge across the river from Hawkesbury to Grenville. I was heading toward Ottawa and then Kemptville and the … Continue reading

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Campobello Island Ferry Terminal

Campobello Island is one of the many islands on the Bay of Fundy. At 70 sq. km, it is one of the larger islands. Two of the island’s most popular sites include the Roosevelt Campobello International Park,  the former summer … Continue reading

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Amherst Island ferry

The 15 minute ferry trip to Amherst Island is a nice way to cool off on a hot summer day, which is exactly what I did while heading to Toronto from Kingston. The ferry runs from Millhaven, 22 km west … Continue reading

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A ferry ride

I was looking for a bit of a break while exploring Prince Edward County, so I decided to park the jeep and walk onto the Glenora Ferry for a ride between Glenora and Adolphustown. It’s a free ride, it was … Continue reading

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Glenora ferry

Running between Glenora and Adolphustown, the Quinte Loyalist and Glenora, offer a slightly more scenic way to travel between Kingston and Picton. Well, the ferries and a trip on the historic Loyalist Parkway (Hwy 33) connect Prince Edward County with … Continue reading

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Masson/Cumberland Ferry

The Masson/Cumberland ferry (Traversiers Bourbonnais) links the city of Gatineau (Masson-Angers) and Ottawa (Cumberland/Ontario) across the Ottawa River. The service is offered year-round, including in the winter when a water bubbler system is used to prevent ice from forming. more … Continue reading

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