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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 […]

Camborne’s William Hore – James Ford Bridge

The bridge plaque reads “William Hore – James Ford Bridge, Commemorating Two Founders of Camborne. Constructed in 2016, Corporation of the Township of Hamilton” On June 19, 2018 at 11:00 am the Camborne Pedestrian Bridge Dedication was held on what is now known as the William Hore – James Ford Bridge. The agenda included greetings […]

The Northumberland County Forest McDonald Tract 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 Northumberland County Forest McDonald Tract Trail Review This tract of the NCF is only 3 kilometers South of Peter’s Woods Provincial Nature Reserve, and can […]

Squirrels, Chipmunks and Birds 10, Ranger 1

Something is radically different this year on my apartment balcony and it has nothing to do with climate change! My second floor apartment balcony is my most used living space all summer. At 6 x 19 feet, that is meager 114 sq. feet for my garden of twenty some planters, room for a couple of […]

Beaver River Wetland CA (Sunderland) 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.*** Beaver River Wetland CA Trail Review  This trail is linear, runs along an abandoned railway berm, and is reputed to be 17 kms long (though my measurements only show about 13 […]

Roadside Sights

Maple Crescent Farm (Campbellcroft) at 9741 County road 10 is a family owned and operated horse boarding and trail riding facility established in 2003. The 150 acre farm is located in the rolling hills of Northumberland and is adjacent to 11,000 acres of the Ganaraska Forest for trails. The photos featured here are what at […]