Monthly Archives: January 2019

The Doube’s Trestle (Fowler’s Corners) 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 Doube’s Trestle (Fowler’s Corners) Trail Review OK, so this one is a section of the Trans Canada Trail between Orange Corners rd. and Hwy # […]

The Mills on Cold Creek, Frankford

  The village of Stockdale Ontario with a saw mill located on the left and a grist mill on the right side of Cold Creek appear to have shared the same mill pond and dam for the most of their years of operation. A carding mill was also located down a short lane east of […]

Meisel Woods Conservation Area (Sharbot Lake) 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.*** Meisel Woods Conservation Area (Sharbot Lake) Trail Review Meisel Woods is an unassuming, little trail of a mere five kms. that will feel like a whole […]

Omemee’s Regal History

Omemee, oh my, where did this musical name originate? The original village name was Williamstown, in honor the founding family of William Cottingham who settled here in 1821. By 1835 a post office was granted and in 1840, the name was changed to Metcalf. Because both of the above names were in use elsewhere the […]