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.


Sunday, March 24, 2019

Near UPEI

I was cycling for a couple hours today, Lots of people walking the trail near UPEI. Sunny at +5 with a west wind of 25 gusting to 40 km/h. Easy cycling going east but a bit of a workout going west.

Thursday, March 21, 2019

Joe Ghiz park

Yesterday and again today I cycled to the Joe Ghiz park and then to the Cornwall road. Much warmer today +5 with a SW wind.

Open water

I was cycling again today for a couple hours. The North river is starting to open up a bit by the bridge. A few ducks are taking advantage of the open water. Today the temp was up to +6 with a light SW wind.


Wednesday, March 20, 2019

New highway

Yesterday I cycled to the mall, then the trail to Joe Ghiz park and back to Winsloe. I then cycled the unopened highway to the Cornwall road and back. I then did a loop of the subdivision where I saw this guy with has trailer doing what?

Tuesday, March 19, 2019

Great trail

Yesterday I cycled to the mall and cycled the trail to the Farmers market. I them cycled to Winsloe and back home.

Friday, March 15, 2019

Power shovel

Today I was cycling for a couple hours around Cornwall. The shovel was working on Mercedes drive.
temp on the plus side but not as nice as yesterday

West River

Yesterday I was cycling around Cornwall and checked out the West River estates subdivision that is under construction. Sunny at +2 and later in the day it was up to +7

Monday, March 11, 2019

March 11 snowshoeing

 Looking across the little creek where the log bridge is. No sign of water flowing and the snow is to the top of the bridge. We got 2-3 cm of snow, then 4 mm of rain last night and the temperature was up to +5 today. So I am sure there is water flowing under the snow. The sun was trying to break though the clouds.

Sunday, March 10, 2019

Sunday March 10

I was cycling around Cornwall for a couple hours again today. It was a bit warmer at -2 and sunny so I didn't the need the full face covering, I started with gloves but after 30 minutes I was putting on the mitts.

March 9

Saturday cycling again around Cornwall, Miah drive is in a new subdivision with lots of building
taking place. Just as I was getting home there was a light snow shower.

March 8

On Friday I was cycling around Cornwall for a couple hours.
Cold and windy

Wednesday, March 6, 2019

Cornwall streets

I was cycling around Cornwall for a hours today. On Monday we got 25 cm of fresh snow.
Today sunny at -5 with a light west wind. I still needed full winter cycling dress.

Thursday, February 28, 2019

Cycling Feb 28

I was out cycling the streets of Cornwall today. Cold but sunny, wind chill around -20.
My winter ride ready to go. It works fine as long I have bare pavement.

Sunday, February 24, 2019

Local streets

I was cycling for a couple hours around Cornwall again today.
A nicer day with some sun, a temperature of -7 and a light wind.

Saturday, February 23, 2019

B park

Today I was cycling for a couple hours just around Cornwall. Video is on the street in the Cornwall business park. It was sunny with a temperature of -7

Wednesday, February 20, 2019

Bike tracks

 I was cycling yesterday for a hour but decided it was too cold today for cycling. So went for a hour long walk in local woods using ice grippers. Someone was out with the snowshoes while the snow was still soft, about three days ago. Very good walking on the trail now and the guy with the fat tire bike was making use of it as well. Sunny at -12 with a wind chill of -24, yesterday the WC was only -20

Tuesday, February 19, 2019

Sunrise C

Yesterday I was cycling for a couple hours. I ended the ride by cycling around Sunrise Cove.
Sunny at -9, WC -14

Sunday, February 17, 2019

Icy fields

I was cycling for 90 minutes today, just between North River and Cornwall on the TCH.
The outdoor rink at the Town hall is getting some use today.
Sunny at -8 with a light north wind.

Friday, February 15, 2019

TCH to Cornwall

Today I was cycling for a couple hours. On the TCH between the North River roundabout and John street in Cornwall. I finished up by doing a loop though the Sunrise Cove subdivision.
Overcast with a temperature of -3 with a light sw breeze.

Wednesday, February 13, 2019

Feb 12 cycling

Yesterday I was cycling for a couple hours, temp around -7 wind a light wind.
I cycled to the  mall, took the trail to Grafton street. Then cycled back to the bypass on the trail, then took the roads to Winsloe. I then made one trip on the new Hwy. 

Monday, February 11, 2019

Hiking Feb 11

 I was out walking for about 90 minutes, using the camp saw I took a few more branches off this down tree. I havn't been cycling since February 6. It has been cold and very windy. Just using the ice grippers on my boots for the last four days. Today temp -12 with wind gusting to 60km/h



Wednesday, February 6, 2019

Cycling local

Cycling east on the TransCanada Hwy, then on Keri drive and then on the York Point road.
No ice to worry about today. Mostly overcast at -6 with a NE wind giving a WC of -12

Monday, February 4, 2019

Getting bike ready


I have installed a new tire, cassette and chain on summer bike, also cleaned and lubed the idlers on the derailleur. So the back end is ready to go.
Video is February 2 cycling in Cornwall. Temperature was -12 with WC of -20 which is about my limit for cold.

Sunday, February 3, 2019

Feb snowshoeing

 I was snowshoeing this afternoon for a hour. Looks like a coyote track across the ball field.

 My tracks at the edge of a field bear the creek.

At the plank bridge, only fresh track on it was the coyote.
Temperature was -8 with a light breeze

Friday, February 1, 2019

Light snow shower

Cycling on January 30 on new highway not open to traffic.
There was a light snow shower at the time

Roma

 Yesterday I was snowshoeing with this group. A park called Roma in Brudenell
We were out for 90 minutes with a temp of -10

Monday, January 28, 2019

Cycling on streets

Today I cycled to the Mall, then to the bypass hwy and unto Winsloe. Then cycled home with a loop around the Sunrise Cove subdivision

Sunday, January 27, 2019

Video Joe Ghiz park

Video from yesterday's ride from Joe Ghiz park to Winsloe. Only on the trail to the bypass Hwy.

Saturday, January 26, 2019

Joe A Ghiz park


Today I cycled to the mall, then took the trail to the Joe Ghiz park, then the trail to the bypass hwy and the road to Winsloe and to home. Mostly sunny with a temperature of -2 with a light west wind.