Tag Archives: Picton

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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The grand project

All images © 2012 CKB

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Soup

Natalie amuses herself while the water for soup is heating… All images © 2012 CKB

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Share the trail

I really like this sign – it’s a bummer that it has to be there, but it’s a good basic code of responsibility. © 2012 CKB

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Macaulay Mountain Conservation Area

It’s no secret that I enjoy conservation areas. The cycling trails at Macaulay Mountain are perhaps a bit of a secret, as this little gem is tucked away in a corner of Prince Edward County, just outside of Picton, Ontario. … Continue reading

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Planes in Picton

I was not expecting to find jets and airplanes on  someone’s front yard, but that’s exactly what I saw in Picton, Ontario when I drove past Keith Alders residence. The Beech CT-134 Musketeer #134211 and the Lockheed CT-133 Silver Star … Continue reading

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Off to Picton

A drive to Picton, passing Trenton, past CFB Trenton, to Belleville and over the Bay Bridge (Norris Whitney Bridge) that spans the Bay of Quinte to join Belleville with Prince Edward County. Not just a normal boring video, but a … Continue reading

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Birdhouse City

The late Doug Harnes, a former superintendent with the Prince Edward Region Conservation Authority had a gift when it came to working with wood. He was especially gifted at creating elaborate pieces of work, using only scrap pieces of wood. … 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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Camp Picton

CFB Picton was established by the British as a air training base and bombing school in 1940. At its height, it contained numerous hangars, 2500 foot runways, five bombing ranges and was home to almost 1000 officers and airmen. Since … Continue reading

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