Tag Archives: Trent

On location – Upper Frankford control dam

The water level on the Trent Severn waterway is maintained by the locks, water level control dams, and by the dams for hydroelectric generating stations. This control dam is just upstream of Frankford – it’s also adjacent to the Sill … Continue reading

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A moment on the Trent

Tranquility on the Trent All images © 2012 CKB

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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

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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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Bubbles, where art thou?

Last week a group of divers from the base gave the Trent a bit of a clean by removing a bit of junk that people had callously tossed into the river, including a few shopping carts. Yes – a few … Continue reading

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The power of the press

Of the many things that I learned many years ago, is that the person behind a camera has the ability to shape how we perceive the world – that’s a lot of power to wield, and as such, I try … Continue reading

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After the storm

I was chatting with one of my favorite grocery store cashiers about the wonky weather when she pointed outside to the parking lot, which was being pelted by a torrential downpour. The rain had stopped by the time I pushed … Continue reading

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The end of the road

Actually the end of the path and the end of a shortcut between Trenton and Trent Severn Lock 1. I’ve been across this control dam many times while on my way to visit Lock 1 or as part of a … Continue reading

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Geese on the bay

I often like to think slightly outside of the box, which is why these images of geese on the Bay of Quinte are not just about the geese. Nope – there’s more to the story than just the geese… All … Continue reading

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Swans on the bay

Swans on the Bay of Quinte, viewed from on one of the last sections of Bain Park that has any trees left after the great ‘cut down the trees’ event that swept through the areas to the west of CFB … Continue reading

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