Sunday, November 10, 2019

Nov 9 ride

On Monday November 9 I rode the trail from the Charlottetown mall to Belvedere Ave. and the west to the Lower Malpeque road in Winsloe. A bit of snow near Royalty Junction but not enough to be a problem on the gravel trail.

Just riding

November 4 afternoon ride. We cycled from Sherwood road to Hampshire and return.
Only four cyclists today. Sunny at +6

Monday, November 4, 2019

Trail bridge

Only four of us in today's ride. We cycled from Sherwood road to Hampshire and back to Sherwood road. We are on the  North River trail bridge
Mostly sunny with a temp of 8 and a light west wind.

Saturday, November 2, 2019

North Wiltshire Nov 2

Today I cycled the trail from Milton to Hunter River and return to Milton. A big maple across the trail in North Wiltshire, it took me 30 minutes with the campsaw to clear it enough to walk though.
Video is taken as I walked the bike though and then as I was coming into Milton.

Sunday, October 20, 2019

Hunter River - Emerald

Today I Cycled from Hunter River to Emerald and back to Hunter River. A nice day for cycling, temp around +10 with a light west wind. I only saw one other cyclist in the two hours I was cycling. But I did see a least two dozen walkers.

Wednesday, October 16, 2019

Oct fall colours

Today I cycled from  Milton to Hunter River and return, with the sunshine it made for good viewing of the fall colours. Temperature was around 13 with a light west breeze.

Wednesday, October 9, 2019

Milton

Video taken on Oct 8, late afternoon near the fire school in Milton.

Robert

Robert, the oldest cyclists in the group cycled 20+ km on Saturday

Sunday, October 6, 2019

Weekend of cycling

 Friday Oct 4 we cycled from Mt Herbert to Lake Verde in the rain
 Saturday Oct5 still wet, we started in Lake Verde and cycled to Iona.
 
 Saturday group pic at Iona hall.

 Sunday Oct 6 at Iona getting ready to cycle to Wood Islands.

 All  cyclist made it to Wood Islands, we had a break before cycling back to Iona.


The fall colours are coming out, taken near Melville

Tuesday, October 1, 2019

Fox on trail

Video taken on Sunday, September 29 in the Milton area.
The fall colours are starting to appear.

Friday, September 27, 2019

Elmira ride

Video taken on my ride to Elmira from Souris and back to Souris.

Thursday, September 26, 2019

Souris Elmira



 Today I cycled from Souris to Elmira, about 25 km one way and cycled back to Souris.
The fall colours taken Baltic and Alburn.


 The Lies-de-la-Madeleine car ferry unloading vehicles at Souris.  I now have cycled the complete trail and the the four spur lines twice this summer.

Tuesday, September 24, 2019

Potato field

 Late afternoon I took a walk to the Business park woods, there is a couple places that need the power saw. Potato field not ready to harvest yet, it is the other side of the local woods
Temp around 20 and so far today 60+ mm on rain. There was flooding on some Charlottetown streets.

Monday, September 23, 2019

Pumpkins

This evening our cycling group cycled from the Sherwood road to the Suffolk road and back to Sherwood road. Field of pumpkins are located near the Suffolk road, almost too dark for taking photo. We had one little shower but it was warm, about 20.


Wednesday, September 18, 2019

Clyde road

Today I cycled from Milton to the Clyde road and return. It was cloudy with sunny breaks, Temp 12 with a cool north wind.

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.