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Frontenac Provincial Park: Day 2 and 3

We awoke to another beautiful day in Frontenac Provincial Park. Lots of sunshine to lead us in to day two. Our tents lasted the night, despite some stampeding rodents. We decided they were beavers, based on the woody munching we heard. Breakfast and coffee, lakeside, is always a good start to the morning. And then […]

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Frontenac Provincial Park: Day 1

Frontenac Park has become our go-to for Autumn camping adventures. It’s a beautiful park, with many overlapping loops that you can take to create a new path for a each visit. The park’s map is available online in PDF from the park’s official website: here. Last year, we kept to the west end of the […]

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Palgrave Forest and Wildlife Area

It’s a wet and drizzly morning, but off we go to Palgrave Foreset and Wildlife Area. Though both the Bruce Trail and Oak Ridges Trail run through Palgrave, this is largely a bike park. Keep a lookout for them as you go, and hopefully you won’t get caught next to a giant puddle. We started […]

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Devils Glen Provincial Park Mad River Side Trail

Heading home from the cottage, we made a stop along the Blue Mountains section of the Bruce Trail to check out Devils Glen Provincial Park and the Mad River. This is one of the hillier sections of the Bruce Trail; if you aren’t going up, you’re going down again, with one very small exception along […]