Monthly Archives: November 2018

King’s Mill, Wellman’s Corners, Ontario

From Parker-Marmora History: “Located a mile south of Wellman’s Corners is King’s Mill, a historical site developed by the Lower Trent Conservation Authority. Belief is that the mill was built in 1821, but circumstantial evidence suggests it was built in the 1850’s by the Parkers. In 1851, Robert Parker bought the lot. In 1856, his […]

The McGeachie Conservation Area (Bancroft) Trails 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 McGeachie Conservation Area (Bancroft) Trails Review  You’ll find this CA on Steenburg Lake Road North, 1.6 kms West of Cty Rd 62 about 45 kms North of Madoc or 32 kms South of Bancroft. Or you could […]

Madoc and its Historical O’Hara Mill

  While searching for this historical saw mill in Madoc Ontario for this post, the 2oldguys arrived at the parking lot of the O’Hara Homestead and Conservation Area expecting to find a lone, old mill. The first thing we saw was an old mill pond and an amazing covered bridge! On hearing children’s laughter nearby, […]

Sheffield Conservation Area (Kaladar) Re – Visited 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.*** Sheffield Conservation Area Re – Visited Trail Review  If you want to click on the link below, it’ll take you to Google Maps so you can zoom into the location. […]