Tuesday, June 30, 2015

Long Creek

 Boats on the west river.

I was to Long Creek hall to play auction cards.
A mostly overcast day with a high of 22. No cycling as I spend the afternoon helping a neighbor.

Monday, June 29, 2015


 On Sunday I cycled from Breadalbane to Kensington and back. This section of the trail is west of Freetown.

 The only locomotive on the Island is located in Kensington.

 This healthy looking garden snake was on the trail near the Blue Shank road.

 The Flocks are in bloom.

Some of the Monday evening cycling group, it was very windy so it was a small group.
We cycled from the Sherwood road to the Suffolk road and back.
Overcast at 18 and windy.

Saturday, June 27, 2015

O'Leary to Alberton

 Today I cycling from O'Leary to Alberton and back. This big rocl is at the Elmsdale Corner.

 The trail park at O,Leary.
The information board for west Prince at O'Leary.  A sunny day at 18

Friday, June 26, 2015

55+ games

 I spend the day in Montague at the curling club playing cards, 45's in the morning and Auction in the afternoon. All part of the 55+ summer games.

We were using the ice surface of the rink for the card play. The was 84 playing in the afternoon.
I then cut the grass after I got home. A mostly sunny day with a high of 15.

Thursday, June 25, 2015


 This evening I cycled into Georgetown, This pic is back of the golf course in Peaks, the trail runs right next the the course.

 The trail is mostly wooded in this area.

On the boardwalk coming into the water front at Georgetown.
There was a shower earlier in the day but none while we were cycling. Temperature around 15.

Wednesday, June 24, 2015

Lady slippers

 I was cycling with the Wednesday group this evening, we had six in the group. We cycled from Milton to the Union road and back to Milton.  We saw these pink Lady Slippers in the Brackley area.

Mostly sunny with a temperature around 20 with a light breeze, a nice evening for cycling.

Tuesday, June 23, 2015

Small Hall

 This morning I took part in the 55+ games cycling the trail from Montague to the Junction and back.
The bridge is over the Brudenell river.

 The water front as seen from the trail.

 In the evening I attended a small hall event in York P

One of the entertainers was Ian Sherwood.
A mostly sunny day with a high of 20.

Monday, June 22, 2015


It raining all day, as of 5:00 my rain gauge was showing 75 mm.  Temperature a cool 12.
I donated plasma over the lunch hour and was to Afton hall for card play in the evening.

Sunday, June 21, 2015


The medical center is taking shape, looks like it will be two stories with a elevator.
Rain since noon with a high of 13.  

Saturday, June 20, 2015

Tractor show

 I was at a tractor show in Brookfield today, I never saw one of these balers before.

 A New Holland self propelled baler, it uses two engines, one for baling and the other to move it.
 Lots of Cockshutt tractors.

 John Deere's as well.
And a nice 240 Farmall. It was sunny at 22 with light breeze.
After lunch I mowed the lawn and then was cycling for a couple of hours.

Friday, June 19, 2015

Rain no cycling

 Rained about 10 mm, flooded third base in the ball field.

The beans are up, even with the rain and cool day of 13.

Thursday, June 18, 2015

Cycling Morell to St Peters

 I saw this rabbit on the trail near the Douglas Station road.

 Part of the cycling group on the Morell bridge, we had eight in the group today.

 I was on the Marie river bridge when I got this shot of a eagle on top of a spruce tree.

The village of St Peters. A nice evening for cycling, about 22 with sun and a light breeze.
But there was a lot of black flies, You had to keep cycling. 

Wednesday, June 17, 2015


 There were seven of us cycling the North shore area this evening, Near Covehead for the first photo.

 Fox was in the Brackley Beach area, the foxes are almost tame.

We are at the edge of the beach on Robinson's Island.
A nice evening for cycling, sunny at 17 with a light breeze.

Tuesday, June 16, 2015


The Peony is in bloom. Overcast and threatening rain all day and is raining this evening. The temperature a cool 16. No cycling, I was helping a neighbor in the afternoon.

Monday, June 15, 2015

Sherwood ride

We had 25 cyclists in the Sherwood road ride this evening, we all went to the Loyalist road and some went as far as the Colville before turning back. It was a nice evening for a ride, sunny at 16 with a light wind.

Sunday, June 14, 2015

Heart & Stroke ride

 There was about 100 cyclists taking part in the ride, about half doing the road and the group trail only.

 I am thinking hauling a trailer would add to the effort of cycling.

This couple wanted someone to take their photo.
Scattered showers at temperature of 15 but the wind was gusting to 45 km/h.

Saturday, June 13, 2015

Lobster supper

 This evening I was to the Fire Dept for a lobster supper.

After lunch I cut the grass on the front lawn and then went cycling for a hour.
I got caught in a 10 minute shower which I sat out under a tree. The rain shower for the last minute was pea size hail. We had 12 mm of rain early in the morning then sun for most of the day.

Friday, June 12, 2015


 I was cycling east today when I came to this bridge, the road runs parallel to the trail at this point.
This is what the bridge looks like from the road.
Mostly sunny at 24 with a breeze

Thursday, June 11, 2015

Murray Harbour

 This evening I was cycling the trail from Wood Islands to Murray Harbour, this blueberry field is in full blossom.
 While in Murray Harbour I had a burger at Burhoe's.

I logged 19 km going one way.  Sunny breaks at 21 with a light wind.
I donated plasma in the morning.

Wednesday, June 10, 2015

No cycling

A mix of sun and cloud at 18, a bit of light rain in the morning. I spend most of the day helping a neighbor trying to take a engine out of a Bobcat.

Tuesday, June 9, 2015

Cycling day

After lunch I mowed the lawn, took about two hours. I then went cycling, first to Victoria park, then to the trail at Grafton street, then rode the trail to the bypass highway, then home.
Mostly sunny at 20 but windy, gusting at time to 50 km/h.

Monday, June 8, 2015

Monday ride

 The was 16 in the group this evening starting from the Sherwood road.  We all cycled to York.

Half the group turned back at York, the rest continued on to Suffolk.
It was overcast at 16 with a stiff breeze.