Saturday, September 30, 2017


Todays ride started at the Iona hall. About 20 in the group and the ride was to Wood Islands, about 21 km. A few of us did the return ride to Iona.

Friday, September 29, 2017

Tip to Tip 5 day ride, day 3 today

 The start today was in Milton and riding to Summerside, a 60+ km.
I was only  with them for 20 km.

A interesting fact, 40 women to 4 men. 

Thursday, September 28, 2017

Bedford bog

 Today I cycled from Brackley to Mount Stewart and return. This peat bog is in Bedford near  marker 191.

A rest area near the bog, I was my old rain bike as it had rain about 50 mm in the last 36 hours.

Tuesday, September 26, 2017

Strathgartney Highlands

 A view of #9 from the tee off, it is the only one with dogleg.

I expect it is my last day for the season as the course is closing next weekend.
We had a high of 29 today with a feels like of 35

Monday, September 25, 2017

14 today

14 cyclists in the ride this evening, next month the ride will be in the afternoon.
Clear sky with temp around 20

Saturday, September 23, 2017

Royaly Junction

 This evening I cycled to Belvedere Ave, Then the trail to Winsloe. At the Junction The left goes to Hunter River, take the right to go to York.

A complete map of the trail is located here.

Friday, September 22, 2017

Coles creek

 Today I cycled the trail from Charlottetown to Milton and back to Lower Malpeque road.
Photo is Coles creek looking north.

The trail as seen at Coles Creek

Thursday, September 21, 2017


 Today I was touring western PEI, stopped in Skinner's pond.

 Cool Breeze farms

and had lunch at North Cape

Wednesday, September 20, 2017


Today I cycled Milton to Hunter River and back to Milton. logged 33 km.
 Lots of berries on the Mountain Ash this year.

Some of the trees are starting to show fall colours.
Sunny at 25, and felt like 30

Monday, September 18, 2017


There was 11 in the cycling group, it was getting dark by the time we got back to the Sherwood road.
But it was a pleasant 20 degrees

Sunday, September 17, 2017


 Today I cycled from Hunter River to Breadalbane and return to Hunter River.
Overcast at 16

Saturday, September 16, 2017

North River

 I was cycled this evening for a hour or so. Photo is the North River as seen from the bridge looking south.
The paved cycling / walking along the divided highway as seen from the bridge.

Friday, September 15, 2017


I was to the wood lot today and mowed the weeds in the clearing for the last time this year.

Thursday, September 14, 2017


This evening the  group cycled from York to Tracadie, we stopped for a bit of a rest here.
A nice evening, sunny at 25 and feels like 30.

Wednesday, September 13, 2017

Bridge in Hunter River

After lunch I cycled from Milton to Hunter River and back to Milton.
Sunny at  25 with a light breeze. Several other cyclists on the trail as well.

Sunday, September 10, 2017

Hunter River

 This morning I cycled from Hunter River to Breadalbane and back.

The parking lot at Hunter River, no one around yet today.
Overcast at 16 with a light N wind 

Saturday, September 9, 2017


 Not sure what the yellow flower/weed is, but I will need to make one more cut with the mower.
I spent a couple hours today removing bark, some logs not ready to let go yet.

Friday, September 8, 2017

Town hall

 I was to the town office this morning, the staff are doing a good job on keeping the flowers looking nice.
After lunch I cycled the trail from Milton to Hunter River and return. I saw over a dozen other cyclists.  I the mowed the lawn.

Wednesday, September 6, 2017


 Golfing yesterday but  game not improving, I lost two balls.

Monday, September 4, 2017


Only seven in the group this evening, we cycled to York and back. Warm but windy, gusty to 40 km/h at times

Sunday, September 3, 2017


 Today I cycled from Breadalbane to Kensington and return. This field of Canola is near Freetown.

In Breadalbane there is a hiking trail off the Confederation Trail.
It was sunny at 20 with a 30-35 km/h breeze.

Friday, September 1, 2017

Wagon rides

 I cycled around Charlottetown, I saw these horses getting ready for the days rides.

I then cycled the trail to Winsloe. I was to the wood lot after lunch. We had a couple showers during the afternoon.