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Along the river

A bit of fun along the Trent on a winter day – bull rushes and rushing water and let’s have some fun… And then a quick walk on what I will politely call a trail as I head back to … Continue reading

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Along the Trent – Batawa

I’ve been enjoying the low water levels on Lake Ontario and parts of the Trent, taking the time to visit areas that are normally covered under a couple of feet of water, and generally poking about. Above, I’m looking upstream … Continue reading

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Little LePreau covered bridge

Built in 1910, the Little Lepreau River #1.5 (Mill Pond) covered bridge is located on in Lepreau, Charlotte County, New Brunswick.   The bridge consists of a single 31.9m (104′ 6") Howe Truss. This was one of those moments where … Continue reading

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Relaxing at Glen Ross

Railway Monkey relaxing on a hot day alongside the Trent at Lower Trent Conservation’s Glen Ross Conservation Area. This small area has a boat launch ramp, small dock, covered picnic shelters and a porta potty. Perfect… © 2012 CKB Copyright secured by Digiprove © 2012

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Holiday Bridge

In one of those brilliant moments that I seldom have, I decided to make a quick detour to check out a road that looked like it might lead to the banks of the Trent River near Campbleford. Around two corners … Continue reading

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A moment along the river

I had a bit of time before my hair appointment so I stopped at the Glenn Miller Conservation Area – what a wonderful way to let time pass… © 2012 CKB Copyright secured by Digiprove © 2012

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The bridge at Thrasher’s Corners

I’m not sure what the proper name of this bridge is, but it’s on Highway 37, close to Thasher’s Corners, and spans the Moira River. Pretty.    The old iron truss bridge across the Moira River at Lost Channel failed … 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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A quiet moment for two…

I was pondering this picture, giving it a critical once over and wondering if I could salvage it for use in one of my ‘go to the lock for a barbeque’ posts. Nope. The picture is not that great from … Continue reading

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