Tag Archives: Plainfield Conservation Area

Bridges and boardwalks

Bridges. Pretty bridges in a scenic woodland setting, bridges that appear to be provided so that we may cross over a stream while being in no danger of getting our shoes wet, dirty, or heaven forbid, covered in mud. Some … Continue reading

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Circles and lines at Frink

I was somewhat fascinated by these tires as they are quite pretty as shown, and because they present a choice to take the challenging, or easy way to advance. You can visit these tires and more at the Frink Outdoor … Continue reading

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The stream

Actually, a small stream at Frink Outdoor Education Centre. The small stream is an example of the beauty and tranquility that can be found in natural areas. It’s also an example of one of many wonderful ways to get dirty, … Continue reading

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My feet at Frink

I had earlier posted about what my feet saw when I was tromping around Toronto, so now it is time to show you what my feet saw, or more to the point, what my feet got into while I tromped … Continue reading

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A bit of flooding

The Moira River was swollen to the point where some of the low lying areas were flooded at the Frink Centre – I grew up with rivers overflowing their banks and have a pretty good understanding of the precarious relationship … Continue reading

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A geek on the trail

Being a bit of a geek has it’s advantages at times – sure, I tend to trip over stuff and bonk my head on trees and rocks, but I also get to carry around some really cool stuff when I’m … Continue reading

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Plainfield Marsh Boardwalk

March 18 – one of the last days of winter and I’m enjoying a beautiful day outdoors wearing a t-shirt… more images in a girlgeekcat album… All images © 2012 CKB

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Frink Centre Maple Fest

Although the middle of March is still in the winter season, a t-shirt was almost too warm for walking on the trails at Frink Centre last weekend when I visited to see the Maple Fest. The weather was also too … Continue reading

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A nice cup of soup…

A cup of soup on the trail. Yum. Natalie is the chief cooker of soup on my expeditions, the chief stationary engineer, and most importantly, the person who stirs the soup (or hot chocolate) to ensure that it is mixed … Continue reading

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Frink Centre

There is no way that one posting can tell the whole story about the H.R. Frink Outdoor Education Center. Nope. Not a chance. The centre is located between the two sides of the Plainfield Conservation area, just across the road … Continue reading

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