Category Archives: Highway 101 – Nova Scotia

Nova Scotia Highway 101 – the concrete section

Nova Scotia Highway 101 The 11-kilometre concrete section of Highway 101 between Mount Uniacke and Ellershouse is one of the three concrete roads in Nova Scotia. St. Lawrence Cement  was awarded a $5.9 million contract to pave the concrete section … Continue reading

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The Spitfire Arms – Windsor

The Spitfire Arms Alehouse – Windsor, Nova Scotia

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The giant pumpkin

The Howard Dill pumpkin statue in Windsor, N.S. Howard Dill was a competition winning giant pumpkin breeder who patented a pumpkin seed variety called Atlantic Giant.

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Inside the brewery

The shiny things inside Schoolhouse Brewing in Windsor, Nova Scotia

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Volkswagens

A Volkswagen Beetle convertible, and a camper van  at the Avon River Days Show & Shine, in Windsor Nova Scotia

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1933 Chevy rat rod

A 1933 Chevy rat rod at the Avon River Days Show & Shine, in Windsor Nova Scotia

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Trecothic Creek And Windsor Railway

Riding the 1/8th scale Trecothic Creek And Windsor Railway

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The tractors

A look at the 6th Annual Antique Engine & Tractor Show – Windsor N.S.

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Ellershouse Wind Farm

Bullfrog Power partnered with the Towns of Antigonish, Berwick, and Mahone Bay, as well as energy developer Minas Energy, to launch the first independent wind farm in Nova Scotia – a four-turbine project. In 2017, Ellershouse Wind Farm added three … Continue reading

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Gasperaux River bridges

There was a rather nice sunset as we headed onto the Highway101 twin bridges over the Gasperaux River, just to the west of Avonport. The Nova Scotia provincial government named the 301 km controlled access Highway101 as the Harvest Highway … Continue reading

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