Tuesday, October 16, 2018

Oct 15 cycling group

We had 8 cyclists for the ride yesterday, we cycled to the Colville and back to the Sherwood road, about 28 km.

Sunday, October 14, 2018

More fall colours

Today I cycled from Milton to Hunter River and return, about 35 km. Video clips are various place along the trail. Temp was 8 with a few sunny breaks, brisk NW wind.

Saturday, October 13, 2018

Fall colours

This morning I cycled the the mall, then took the trail to Union road, then to Winsloe and then took the road. Temp was 6 with a brisk north wind.

Thursday, October 11, 2018

Squrrel

Cycling yesterday afternoon, First clip by UPEI. I slowed down a few seconds of the clip so you could see the ground squirrel. Clip of the trees is near the fire school in Milton.

Monday, October 8, 2018

Monday cycling Oct 8

Only five cyclists in our group today, we cycled to York and back to Sherwood wood. Video taken at York where we were cycling newly placed gravel. Overcast at a temp of 10 with a light north wind.

Sunday, October 7, 2018

Crossing Belvedere Ave

Today I was cycling the trail near UPEI when I passed a fellow cyclist, then I crossed Belvedere Ave on the way to Alan street. I then cycled to Winsloe. Overcast wuth a temp of 11 with a 15 km/h north wind.

Saturday, October 6, 2018

Fox on trail

First two clips near York, where they are redoing the trail, first clip has new gravel, second is ready for the gravel.Sorry but you will not be able to see a fox.

Friday, October 5, 2018

Winsloe to Hazel Grove

Today I cycled from Winsloe to Hazel Grove and return. There was a group of cyclists (38) doing the trail tip to tip in five days. So I joined them for a few km's. Photos of trees taken in the Milton area.
Videos with the cyclists between Hunter River and Hazel Grove, The dirt road is the Clyde road and that is where I turned back and then was meeting the cyclists.

Monday, October 1, 2018

Milton ride

Our Monday rides are now a afternoon ride. We had 11 in the group but only 9 in the video.
Video was taken between Loyalist road and Milton Rte 248. It was a nice day, mostly sunny wuth a temp of 12.

Sunday, September 30, 2018

Elmira

Today I cycled from Souris to Elmira, Elmira been the eastern end of the trail. There was 11 in the group this morning. We had beef stew and biscuits before returning to Souris.
I now completed the complete trail twice this summer, all 440 km of it.




Saturday, September 29, 2018

St Peters Souris


Today I cycled St Peters to Souris and returned. First clip, catching up to some of the group, next Harmory Junction, gazebo in Souris, Selkirk bridge, fall colours near Five Houses, a steep dip in the trail because of bridge over the road been removed and the St Peters bridge.

Souris

 Today we cycled from St Peters to Souris, about 35 km one way.

 We had sandwiches at the gazebo on Main street in Souris.

 Some fall colours starting to show near Five Houses, photo of trail taken at same location.

Thursday, September 27, 2018

O'Leary

 Today I was travelling with a group, the museum is in O'Leary.
 The woolen mill is in Bloomfield.
 This wind farm is in West Point.
And then a stop for Ice Cream near Summerside.

Tuesday, September 25, 2018

Trail by Charlottetown rural

Today I cycled from home to Winsloe, then cycled the trail to Belvedere Ave, then to Queen St and then took a short by the Charlottetown High School to the North River road.
First part of video is on  the trail between Royalty road and the Sherwood road. Last part is coming of Queen onto short cut trail.

Monday, September 24, 2018

Geese at York

 This evening the Monday group cycled to York. There was lots of geese around the pond.
It was a sunny evening but cool as the temp was only 3 when I got home.


Sunday, September 23, 2018

Souris St Charles

Today I cycled from Souris to St Charles and back to Souris, about 22 km one way. First  video is start of trail at the harbour, then 500 meters later the only tunnel on the trail. Next is the fish ladder at Harmony Junction. Next is rest area couple km west of New Zealand, then on the return is the Harmony Junction.  I will say my eyes did not adjust in the tunnel as quick as the camera.

Saturday, September 22, 2018

Trail near Sherwood road

This evening I cycled from to Allen Street, then cycled the trail to Winsloe and the roads back home. First video is crossing the Sherwood road and the last one is coming up to the Lower Malpeque road. Number three is crossing the driveway to the Fire school training facility. Lower Malpeque is the one I take to go home from Winsloe.

Thursday, September 20, 2018

Hunter River

This evening we started in Hunter River and cycled west towards Pleasant Valley.
Video taken as we came back to Hunter  River, first is crossing the Hunter River bridge, next coming to The Dr Kent Ellis park and parking lot. Last is chatting as the bikes are loaded.

Tuesday, September 18, 2018

Winsloe trail

This morning I cycled to the Joe Ghiz park (Grafton street) and then cycled the trail to Winsloe. The videos were taken in the Winsloe area.

Monday, September 17, 2018

Loyalist road

 This evening we had 19 cyclists in the group, photo is taking a rest at Milton.
Second photo at Royalty road. This evening sunset was at 7:21

Thursday, September 13, 2018

Suffolk

This evening was seven in the group, we cycled from Winsloe to the Suffolk road and back to Winsloe. First video is crossing the Suffolk road on the start of the return. Second part is coming into York.

Monday, September 10, 2018

Monday cycling

We had 12 cyclists for this evening's ride, we went to Marker 185 which is about 2 km past York.
So round trip was 25 km.

Saturday, September 8, 2018

Crossing roads

This evening I cycled the trail from the Mall to Winsloe, the trail crosses 4 roads. The first is the bypass highway with traffic lights and six traffic lanes. The light was green but turned red just as I got to it, next is Royalty road, very little traffic on it. Next is the Winsloe road, a fair amount of traffic and the last one is main highway Route #2 and a busy two lane road.

Thursday, September 6, 2018

Sept 6 cycling

We had 8 cyclists this evening, we cycled from Hampshire to Hunter River and return. Photo taken at Hunter River. Video was near the Colville road as we were coming back.

Tuesday, September 4, 2018

Joe Ghiz park

This evening cycled to the Joe Ghiz park next to Grafton street. I then cycled the trail to Winsloe and the road home.

Monday, September 3, 2018

Campers

There was 15 in the group this evening, we cycled to Hampshire and back to Sherwood road, about 24 km for the trip. Video take near Royalty Junction, a couple cyclists had set up the tent by the shelter.

Sunday, September 2, 2018

Harvest time

From cutting the grain, threshing the grain and to crushing the oats, we were seeing it all yesterday at the farm day at The MacPhail Homestead. Plus some old engines that are close to a hundred years old

Saturday, September 1, 2018

Farm day MacPhail Homestead

 I was at the MacPhail Homestead Farm day today, lots of old working farm equipment on display.










Friday, August 31, 2018

Red fox

This evening I cycled from home to the mall, then the trail to Winsloe. The fox was on the side of the highway near the North river, rest of video taken at Royalty Junction

Milton Aug 30

Cycling with the Thursday group, we cycled Milton to North Wiltshire. We were on the last couple km back to Milton. Bridge is over the upper branch of the North river

O'Leary

I cycled from O'Leary to Rosebank and to Portage, Work crew at Bloomfield repairing shelter, west of O'Leary a chap changing a tire and east of O'Leary a bush cutter which stopped cutting until I got by him.

Wednesday, August 29, 2018

Rosebank

 To day I cycled from Rosebank Marker 31 to Portage Marker 59 and return. building is the Laird mill which is been restored.



Tuesday, August 28, 2018

August 28

This evening I cycled from home to Alan st and then cycled the to Winsloe.
Video taken near Winsloe and the sun was getting low.

Wednesday, August 22, 2018

Kensington

Video of ride to Kensington, bridge is in Freetown, next is coming into Kensington, farm dealer on right, truss manufacturing of left, then in front of the old station a girl trying to walk the rail and doing very well

Breadalbane

 Today I cycled from Breadalbane to Kensington and return.
The CN engine 1762 is still parked in Kensington.


Tuesday, August 21, 2018

Hole 7


 Golfing this morning, hole 7 is only 90 yards but a tricky one.
Cycling this evening, the two photos taken at the Joe Ghiz park next to Grafton street.



Monday, August 20, 2018

167 Hampshire

This evening we had 18 cyclists in the group, a few turned at Loyalist road but the rest turned at marker 167 in Hampshire. Photo taken near marker 167.

Friday, August 17, 2018

Gold Cup parade

Today I cycled to Charlottetown to see some of the Gold Cup and Saucer Parade.
A lot of people came out to see the parade, it was a good day, sunny and not too hot, about 20.

6 horse team

Couple days ago I was cycling on the Kensington road and stopped to watch the 6 horse teams. They were here for Old Home Week.

Sunday, August 12, 2018

Kinkora Borden

On Friday I cycled Kinkora to Borden and return. I feel I missed the heavy rain by about 10 minutes, I just caught the edge and cycled about 3 km in rain but the trail was wet with puddles the rest of the way to Kinkora

Thursday, August 9, 2018

Wellington Portage

Various clips of video taken on the ride from Wellington to Portage.

Wellington

 Yesterday I cycled from Wellington To Portage and return. The CN park is in Wellington.

 Information board at Portage, also I see on the left a Canada Post community mail box.

Marker 59 is at Portage and photo is looking east towards Freeland.

Monday, August 6, 2018

Bunny

Video taken near Royalty Junction. There was 12 in the cycling group this evening and we cycled to Hampshire and back, about 24 km for the trip.

Sunday, August 5, 2018

Clouds

 I was cycling this evening, took photos from the North River bridge looking south.


Tractor pulls

Yesterday I was at the tractor pulling in Crapaud.

The deere was the winner of its class.

Friday, August 3, 2018

Buckwheat

Today I cycled Hunter River to Emerald and return.
Lots of buckwheat along the trail near Fredericton.

Thursday, August 2, 2018

Guard rail at North Wiltshire

Today I cycled from Milton to Hunter River and return. Video is of guard rail in North Wiltshire, about 300 meters, the filling is the highest in PEi at about 25 meters.


Tuesday, July 31, 2018

Golfing

 I was golfing in the morning and this evening was out for a 90 minute bike ride.
 Water photos taken from North River bridge, it was at low tide.