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Bayview Escarpment Provincial Nature Reserve

We decided we were taking full advantage of the weekend this time, even though the weather was being even less cooperative than yesterday. Packed up the cottage and headed out towards Meaford again, towards the Bayview Escarpment Provincial Nature Reserve. This is just off of Highway 26, on St. Vincent-Sydenham Townline. We started out later […]

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Mission Road Side Trail

This weekend was a cottage weekend! We decided to venture out on to the Bruce Trail Mission Road side trail, around the Scenic Caves of Collingwood. As usual, the weather is heavily working against us. All week the forecast has been nothing but rain, rain and more rain. Driving up last night we drove in […]

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Splitrock Side Trail

It is officially the last day of winter!! The weather was cooperative this time and I didn’t even have to wear a jacket out today. Ah-May-Zing! Today I’m off to check out Splitrock side trail, along the Bruce Trail. Splitrock side trail is actually a side trail of a side trail. It is off the […]

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Heart Lake Conservation Area

This weekend’s destination was Heart Lake Conservation Area in Brampton! Last week was absolutely beautiful. A wonderful lead up to the weekend before Spring officially began. The weekend being our only chance of escape from the city of course was much less beautiful, and much more frigid. Fine, Mother Nature. Have it your way. But […]

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Glen Haffy Conservation Area

Glen Haffy is just under an hour northwest of Toronto, along Airport Road. The parking lot was quite bare so I guess it closes for winter, though the trails are still accessible from a couple points and still seem well-used. From within the park, you start off under the arch for Nature Trails. It’s pretty […]