Monthly Archives: September 2019

Strange Things I’ve Seen – Three Winged Maple Keys

Technically called “samaras”, we’re all familiar with the two winged type of “whirlygigs, helicopters, tree twirlers” and the many other names from our childhoods. I recall breaking two fresh green seeds apart, peeling open the end of one, extracting the seed, and sticking the wingblade on my nose. That was just last Summer… I’m such […]

The Hastings Heritage, and Trail of Two Lakes Trails from West Huntingdon 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 Hastings Heritage, and Trail of Two Lakes Trails from West Huntingdon Review 14 kms North of the 401 on Hwy # 62 at Belleville, will bring you to Tuftsville Rd. 1.5 kms […]

Orono Yesterday and Today

The most prominent building in Orono, Ontario is their town hall on Main Street. The Romanesque structure was built in 1898, a year after the original structure built next to the Masonic Hall on Centrerview Street was destroyed by fire. Once the original seat of government for Clarke Township, the clerk’s office contained a large […]

Garden Hill Conservation Area (Port Hope) 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.***   Garden Hill Conservation Area (Port Hope) Review  I was going to title this review “The Late, Great, Garden Hill Pond” as this CA is now a shadow of what it once was. When the Wife and I were just newlyweds, we visited this popular swimming hole and […]