Monthly Archives: August 2016

The Port Hope Millennium Trail Review

***Please click on this link Map Locations of ALL Trails on this Site to view a map with the location of every trail “2oldguyswalking” has written a review on.*** The Port Hope Millennium Trail Review This trail is on the property of the Ganaraska Region Conservation Authority. I suppose if you’ve got a Conservation Authority Head […]

The Otonabee Gravel Pit (Bensfort Bridge) Conservation Area Review

***Please click on this link Map Locations of ALL Trails on this Site to view a map with the location of every trail “2oldguyswalking” has written a review on.*** The Otonabee Gravel Pit Conservation Area Review This is a rare treat for a trail reviewer. The Otonabee Gravel Pit CA appears to be unknown on […]

Bewdley’s Heritage Sackville Bridge

Oh no, say its not so! Another classic heritage old Hamilton Township bridge at Bewdley has reached an age and condition that has raised questions about its future! Maybe you are thinking, where is this bridge called Sackville? This attractive little ‘bowstring arch’ bridge is located on what the locals refer to as the Swamp […]

Strange Things I Have Seen – A Railroad Crosswalk to Nowhere

The wife and I were returning Home from a walk about the Wilmot Creek Nature Area. What with the 401 being so uninteresting, we tend to take Lakeshore Rd. Home. Seems there’s always something unusual to see when we take alternate routes at this time of year. But this time, the unusual sight wasn’t botanical, […]

The Laneway Strolls, Port Hope Ont.

From the dictionary, a laneway or lane is described “as a narrow way or passage between walls, hedges or fences”. These lanes were created between two town streets and were used for access to the back yards between the town streets. From the Lanes you get a great view of the land owners lawn and […]