A Bicycle Club with 800 members in 1895.

How did this little town in 1895 have over 800 members in it's Cycling Cub? I'm sure it had to do with Goold Cycle Company with 350 men producing 100 bicycles a day; manufacturing their most popular model, the Red Bird Bicycle. “At the turn of the century, cycling was the most popular sport in... Continue Reading →

Feeding Chickadees and Woodpeckers

Before you go for a hike at your local trail, pick up some bird seed and see who will visit. We didn't know what type of birds we would encounter so we purchased a mixture of bird seed at our local bulk store. We had the great opportunity to feed Chickadees and Woodpeckers. Here are... Continue Reading →

Hiking along the Grand River – found large animal prints.

After looking at AllTrails for our next adventure, we decided to explore Tutela Heights in Brantford, Ontario. We parked near the Cockshutt Bridge Access Point on Erie Ave near Oxbow Road. There's lots of parking here as it also allows portage into the Grand River. The trail starts on the other side of the Grand... Continue Reading →

Another section of The Bruce Trail completed.

We continued our trek along the Bruce Trail, Niagara Section, for a 5km out and back hike in Grimsby, Ontario. We parked along the shoulder of Ridge Road near Church Road intersection as there is no designated lot. The entrance to the mail trail is between 2 homes - shown in the photos below. Following... Continue Reading →

Hike with ease after an ice storm

If you want to easily walk around the city or along hiking trails after an ice storm, here's a simple solution - crampons also know as ice cleats. Don't let icy storms stop you from going on your daily walks, hikes or casually walking your dog. We purchased our crampons from SAIL, but you can... Continue Reading →

Let’s share our favorite outdoor activities!

Is there an activity I didn't list? Leave yours in the comment section below. Thank you for taking the time to read our blog and follow our experiences. Happy adventuring! #getoutside #getoutdoors ♥

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