Tag Archives: recreation

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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A fine day for flying

Yes – it was truly a fine day for flying so I headed out to Batawa Ski Hill to try out my latest crop of kites and Styrofoam gliders. I don’t know what you expect for $1.25, but I expect … Continue reading

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Biking to Bleasdell

Note that I wear a helmet, proper shoes and riding gloves – and sunscreen… I managed to arrive at the Bleasdell Boulder Conservation Area after I had visited Lock 2 of the Trent Severn National Historic Site, and ridden past … 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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Batawa Ski Hill – Spring

The ski hill looks a little bit different in the spring – no snow, but lots of green and plenty of wonderful outdoor activities at hand. View the skill hill as a 360° user controlled VR image:  360° Flash 360° … Continue reading

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Better and more beautiful

I saw this little concrete bench while traipsing about in the snow – being snoopy inquisitive I had to go over and see what the lettering on it was all about. Make this world a little better and more beautiful … Continue reading

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A bit of fun flying

Truth be told this posting should be titled ‘a bit of fun flying and crashing’, as my little helicopter often crashes into things as I fly it around in the comfort of a lovely gym on a wet and soggy … Continue reading

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Ranney Gorge suspension bridge

I was around Ranney Falls, as in I was in the area of it, so I decided to go visit the Ranney Gorge Suspension bridge and take some pictures around the area. Then I got carried away and took a … Continue reading

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Glen Miller dam

This is one of those places – one of those places that looks really cool but for some reason I’ve just never had the opportunity to stop and look at. So… I did. This dam can be seen from both … Continue reading

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Bata Island

Bata Island, properly called Sill Island is a small island in the Trent River, just north of Frankford. The island is approximately .75 km long by about 1.5 – 2 km wide. The island is interesting in itself as a … Continue reading

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