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.

Wednesday, May 15, 2019

Walk in the rain

 I was for a walk after supper, light rain at 3, my watch said 6,000 steps.
Some ferns up and the field next to the business park has been plowed.

Beaver pond

Video taken May 12 about 3 km east of Mount Stewart, it was a cold and windy day.
I was cycling Monday evening with the group but didn't get to cycle yesday day and today it is raining.

Hillsborough River

Video taken Sunday May 12, that day I cycled from Mount Stewart to Morell and return.

Sunday, May 12, 2019

Beaver lodge


Today I cycled the trail from Mt Stewart to Morell and return.
1 welcome center in Morell, 2 blueberry field near Morell, 3 beaver lodge near St Andrews 4 is the beaver pond, a very small pond






Wednesday, May 8, 2019

Runners on trail

Yesterday I cycled from the mall to Allen street, then to Winsloe on the trail. Video taken between the mall and UPEI.  We had a temperature of 16 wind a light breeze, a nice day  for cycling.

Monday, May 6, 2019

Monday evening ride

 First ride of our Monday evening rides, we had 14 cyclists. We only went to York as it was the first time out for some. Round trip would be 14 km. Temp was around 14

Saturday, May 4, 2019

Greenvale

 Yesterday afternoon I cycled from Milton to Hunter River and return. Photos taken near Greenvale. First day for wearing shorts but had on a long sleeve shirt.


Thursday, May 2, 2019

Fork in trail


 Today I cycled the trail from the mall to Milton, at Royalty Junction I came to a fork in the trail. I took the trail to the left. It was a nice day on the trail, sunny at a temp of 6 but still windy when in the open, like when crossing the North River.


Tuesday, April 30, 2019

Three waterways

Today I cycled over three waterways in the Milton area. The two creeks feed into the North River. The river where the trail crosses really just a creek at the point.

Monday, April 29, 2019

Cycling into York

This evening I cycled the trail to York and back, I had another volunteer with me. Temp +5 very windy, nw 30 gusting 50 km/h. the trail is in excellent condition as it was redone last fall. 

Thursday, April 25, 2019

April 24

First part taken on Sunday, the last was taken yesterday April 24. Today another rain day, temp +3
The group of cyclists appears to be a family outing.



 

Wednesday, April 24, 2019

Snow at the Junction

 Today I cycled the trail from Grafton street to Winsloe. The snow at Royalty Junction is almost gone, no problem cycle pass it.


Friday, April 19, 2019

April 19 cycling

I was out cycling for 90 minutes in the late afternoon. Did the trail from the Mall to Winsloe, I was on the Lower Malpeque road when I came to the traffic check. Temp was 15 but a strong west wind, gusting to 50 km/h.

Thursday, April 18, 2019

Trail to York

I was cycling today and at Royalty junction I turned towards York, still a bit of snow there. But with the forecast of rain for the next 3-4 days that should clean up.


Sunday, April 14, 2019

Charlottetown park

Today I cycled to Victoria park, then to Grafton street, then took the trail to Milton and the road home. Sunny with a temp of 11 and a light NW wind. I logged 40 km for the trip.

Friday, April 12, 2019

Trail April 12

Today I was cycling after supper, cycled the trail from the mall to royalty junction. Temp was +7 with a light breeze. I was cycling for 75 minutes and logged 22 km.

Wednesday, April 10, 2019

Royalty road

Yesterday I cycled the main trail to the Royalty road, then went south on the Royalty road.
Sunny with a temperature around zero

Monday, April 8, 2019

Royalty Junction

To day I cycled the main from Joe Ghiz park to Royalty Junction, Still snow near the Junction. I met the sweeper on the paved trail near the North River bridge.

Sunday, April 7, 2019

Main trail

Friday I was cycling on the main trail near Winsloe, just checking how far before seeing snow.
It was about 300 meters nrear the fire training school.

Wednesday, April 3, 2019

UPEI Mall

Yesterday I was cycling on the trail between UPEI and the Charlottetown mall

 Today was a rain day so I had a walk to the business between showers.


 A bit more water flowing in the creek today


Sunday, March 31, 2019

Winsloe Rte 2

Cycling on route 2 though the business section of Winsloe. Also cycling one of the roundabouts on the Cornwall road. This afternoon the temp was up to 14 with a 30km/h south wind.

Cycling Joe Ghiz park

Yesterday I was cycling on the trail. Lots of people walking, some with dogs.
I started on the trail at the Charlottetown mall and cycled to Graton Street.

Friday, March 29, 2019

walk in the rain



 Today I was out for a 6,000 step walk. Still snow in the woods, fields are almost bare. Where the plank bridge crosses the little creek, I was surprised how little water was flowing. We were having light rain most of the day with a temp of +7


Victoria park


Yesterday I started using the Cypress, my summer bike. I cycled around Victoria park, from the number of vehicles parked there is lots of people using the boardwalk.

Monday, March 25, 2019

Ice on North River

 I was cycling for a couple hours. Photos taken from the North river bridge looking south.
Tide was going out at the time. Sunny with a temp of +3 and a cool west wind.