Author Archives: 2oldguyswalking

Beaver Meadow Wildlife Management Area (near Picton) 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.*** Beaver Meadow Wildlife Management Area (near Picton) Lookout Trails Review We’d just wasted over an hour at Picton’s Macaulay Mountain, trying to find trail markers under […]

Historic Grafton Ontario

“Look up…waaaaay up!” are words likely etched in the memories of many generations of Canadians, were made famous by one of Grafton’s most notable citizens Bob Homme. Read his story later in this post. Grafton, located 12 Kms east of Cobourg on County Road #2 north of Lake Ontario is a small village very big […]

John Earle Chase Memorial Park (Lakehurst) 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.*** John Earle Chase Memorial Park Trails Review  Nestled nicely between Buckhorn and Pigeon Lakes, this set of three loop trails offers a blend of wooded, and meadow trails, totaling 7.4 kms.  The address of the parking lot is […]

Historical Buildings of Port Hope, Ontario

In July, 2003 the Union Cemetery Care-Takers Cottage and Chapel were deemed surplus as they were no longer needed for their original purpose and could be better used. The Cottage ownership reverted to the Town of Port Hope and the Heritage Group of the Port Hope Architectural Society adopted the 1880 dwelling and began restoring […]

Stony Lake (Woodview) 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.*** Stony Lake Trails Review  These four loops total near 9.5 kms and the only parking showing on the map was either at 105 Reid’s Rd, Harcourt On (if you wanna get directions from Google maps), or somewhere in a Resort’s parking lot. We chose the one […]

Camborne Ski Hill Revisited

Has it really been 30 years since the Camborne Village Ski Club closed? Most of us remember when the Club started its life in Camborne in the early 1960’s on what was then known as Lean Road, now Doyle Road. Jus’s Hill was an imposing one, very steep and fairly short. A young couple from […]

Pickering’s Seaton 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.*** Pickering’s Seaton Trail Review  This trail (just North of Pickering) is well over 10 kms long. It runs along the West Duffins Creek watershed from the 3rd concession off Brock rd to Green River on Hwy #7. As […]