Saturday, September 14, 2019

blocking

I was blocking fire wood today, so no cycling

Friday, September 13, 2019

More trees

Today after lunch Jim & I spend 3 hours clearing trees off the trail. We were in the Hampshire area.
 We checked and cleared 9 km of trail.





Tuesday, September 10, 2019

Down trees

 I was cycling for a hour this evening, trees down everywhere on the trail. In many places the trail is completely blocked.

Ottawa

 The Memorial Service took place at the memorial wall which as all the names of the fallen
firefighters
 I was in Ottawa for the Firefighters' National Memorial Day Service.
I was about in the middle of the parade, About 250 firefighters were in the parade.





Sunday, September 1, 2019

Combines

 Today I cycled from Hunter River to Emerald and return to Hunter River. West of Breadalbane is where I saw these combines, there was a third one in the field. The men were just attaching the 35 foot header to the combine

Saturday, August 31, 2019

August 31

 A new gas bar / store going up at Maypoint. I cycled to Joe Ghiz park and the to Milton and took the road home

Five houses

 On Wednesday August 28 I cycled From Five Houses to Harmony Junction and return.
Photos taken at Harmony Junction. Five Houses is near St Peters, about 3KM.


Tuesday, August 27, 2019

New street Cornwall

This evening I was cycling around Cornwall and decided to check out the new street by the West River church. It does away with two intersections that had stop signs.

Sunday, August 25, 2019

Darlington

This morning I cycled from Milton to Hunter River and return to Milton. It was a nice morning for cycling, sunny at +20 with a light west breeze. I saw 40 other cyclists i the two hours I was on the trail.

Saturday, August 24, 2019

Hillsborough river event


 Today I was with the Hillsborough River association cycling event. There was two rides, a 11 km and a 30 km ride. I rode in the 30km ride. There was a total of 30 cyclists for the two events


Friday, August 23, 2019

Tignish

Today I cycled from Elmsdale to Tignish and return.  I had two volunteers with me today.

Thursday, August 22, 2019

Tuesday August 20

I was cycling the trail coming into Hunter River, as I came though the gates I saw the unit for keeping the grass cut parked on the side.

Loyalist

A few Monday evening cyclists on the return ride near the Loyalist road.

Sunday, August 18, 2019

Mt Stewart


 On Saturday, August 17 I cycled from home to Mount  Stewart, then had a sandwich at the bakery before cycling back home. I left at 9:15 and got back home at 2:30

A field of pumpkins in Dunstaffage.

JD 730

Video taken at the parade on Friday morning. The tractor is a 1959 John Deere 730 Diesel
If you listen closely you can hear the small engine running before the main diesel engine starts.

Sunday, August 11, 2019

Coles creek

Today I cycled the trail from the Joe Ghiz park to Milton, video taken in Milton as I was crossing the Coles creek

Saturday, August 10, 2019

Victoria park

Today I cycled to Victoria park and cycled though using the cycling lane.

Friday, August 9, 2019

O'Leary area

Yesterday I was cycling the trail from Ellerslie marker 70 to Piusville marker 32.  O'Leary is midway between the locations.

Sunday, August 4, 2019

Milkweed

On July 28 I was cycling between Emerald and Borden, it is a 18 km ride, as it is mostly level trail it is a easy ride.

Potatoes

This video taken on July 31, I was cycling the trail from Milton to Hunter River. The field of potatoes are in Hampshire.

Saturday, August 3, 2019

Buckwheat

today I cycled the trail from Hunter River to Emerald and return to Hunter River.
The buckwheat is near Fredericton

Saturday, July 27, 2019

Geese on trail

This evening I was cycling by the Mount Albion marsh when I saw this family of geese.
The adult geese were threatening me as I cycled past them.  I have heard that the gander can break your  arm with their wing, so I am thinking that if he had hit my leg I would had a big bruise to show for it. 

Friday, July 26, 2019

Wood Islands

Yesterday morning I was cycling for 90 minutes in the Wood Islands area doing part of the trail I had missed earlier.



Wednesday, July 24, 2019

Cruising along

Video taken Monday evening on the return ride from Hampshire back to the Sherwood road. At the end of the video we are crossing the Loyalist road.

Saturday, July 20, 2019

CN equipment


 The CN equipment is in Wellington and I had lunch in Richmond.
Today I cycled from Miscouche to Ellerslie and return, with some backtracking I logged 69 km for the day.

Wellington

Today I cycled around the boardwalk trail in the Wellington park and cycled the Great trail from Miscouche to Ellerslie.

Wednesday, July 17, 2019

The Cat

I followed the Cat fof a bit before getting the chance to pass it,

Emerald

Tuesday evening group leaving Emerald, we started in Fredericton and now on the return.

Sunday, July 14, 2019

Near Emerald

Today I was cycling east of Emerald when I video's these flowers.

Ghiz park

On Saturday I was cycling on the trail going though the Joe Ghiz park. The trail ends here and you need to use the streets to get to Stratford where you can get on the trail again.

Friday, July 12, 2019

4 bridges

Yesterday while I was cycling between Morell and Five Houses I crossed over four bridges. First one was a the head of St Peters bay, then Midgell, Marie and Morell. The Morell bridge is the longest bridge on the trail. In the days of train it was a swing bridge to allow ships to get to Morell

Saturday, July 6, 2019

Hopefield

On July 4 I was cycling the trail from Hopefield to Murray Harbour. Very little other traffic and no long grades. It was about 16 km one way.

Sunday, June 30, 2019

Cycling in the mist

This morning I cycled from Milton to the Clyde road, in light mist for the first hour, drying out some on the return

Saturday, June 29, 2019

Near York

Today I cycled from home to Suffolk, most of it on the trail. Video taken on the trail near York with me travelling west.

Wednesday, June 26, 2019

Lady Slippers

 I was to the wood lot this morning, I saw the 3 pink 1 white lady slippers near where I was working. I then to a walk to a place where I had seen some last year, today there is Lady Slippers all over the place, I counted at least 50.





Friday, June 21, 2019

June 18

Tuesday June 18 ride, Lots of other cyclists on the trail this evening, I counted over 24.
We had 8 in our group, we started in Hunter River and turned at Pleasant Valley.  

Monday group.

Rain day, so catching up on videos. This one is Monday June 17. These cyclists went the full distance, some of the group turned back earlier.

Hillsborough trail

This video was taken on Sunday June 16, I was cycling between Suffolk and Mount Stewart
I was riding east about 2-3 km from Mount Stewart.

Thursday, June 20, 2019

Clyde road crossing

Video was recorded on Saturday June 15. I was cycling in the Hazel Grove area.
I was riding by myself. Trees are fully leafed out

Friday, June 14, 2019

Melville bridge

Yesterday I cycled from Uigg to Melville, the Army rebuilt the bridge in two days

Uigg to Melville


Yesterday I cycled the trail from Uigg east to Melville and return to Uigg. Video of trees near Iona.

Monday, June 10, 2019

Brackley

We had 13 cyclists in the group ride this evening. We rode from Sherwood road to marker 185, 2 km past York and return. Video taken on the return as we came into Brackley.

Sunday, June 9, 2019

Royalty Junction

I was cycling the Great trail today from the Charlottetown mall to Winsloe.
Sunny with a temp of 18.

Friday, June 7, 2019

Joe Ghiz park

This evening I cycled to the Mall, then on the Trail to Joe Ghiz park, then back to Winsloe on the trail. I then rode the streets and roads home. I got home by 8:00 PM and the temp was still 17.

Tuesday, June 4, 2019

Hampshire ride

Video taken Monday evening while on the trail in the Hampshire area.

Monday, June 3, 2019

Sherwood road ride

We had 15 cyclists in the group for this evening's ride. We cycled the trail to Milton and return, About 16 km

Sunday, June 2, 2019

Berries

 I was cycling in the Milton area today and I
saw that the wild strawberries are in blossom



Gates upgraded

When I was cycling yesterday in the Sherwood and Royalty areas, I saw there was some upgrades done to the gates.

Friday, May 31, 2019

Glencoe road

 Yesterday I cycled east from Vernon River to the Newton road. I then cycled west.

 This photo is just west of the Newton road.

 This fair size stream near the Glencoe road.
 
I was at the same spot for the photo of the trail, there is a 7-8 meter fill over the stream.
I cycled west to the Kondike road and back to Vernon River, 40 km for the complete trip.

May 28 ride

Video taken on Tuesday May 28 on my ride to Hunter River

Thursday, May 30, 2019

Johnson road

On May 28 I cycled the Great trail from Milton to Hunter River and the return to Milton.
Photo taken at the Johnson road looking west towards Hunter River.

Saturday, May 25, 2019

Miscouche

 This evening I drove to New Annan, then cycled the Great trail to Miscouche and back to New Annan. About 40 km for the trip. Temp was around 15 and a light breeze, good for cycling.

Friday, May 24, 2019

Montague

No May 23 we had 6 cyclists in the group. We cycled the trail to the Brunedell river.

Sunday, May 19, 2019

trail equipment

Today, May 19 I cycled from Emerald to New Annan and back to Emerald, a two hour ride.
Temp was around 10, sunny with a light breeze.

Friday, May 17, 2019

Hunter River

 Today i cycled from Milton to Hunter River on the Trail and back to Milton, about two hours.

Thursday, May 16, 2019

New signage

 After supper I cycled to Allen street, then to Winsloe and the road to home. Photos are new signage put up at Royalty Junction.