Tag Archives: wilderness

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Fall fun with my Lensball

October 29, 2019 Awhile back I had purchased a lensball. I hadn’t taken it out much into the field but I decided that today I would try to use it. A lensball is a photography […]

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Belfountain Conservation Area and Cheltenham Badlands

October 25, 2019 Belfountain Conservation area is located on Credit Park Street in Belfountain, Ontario. It consists of 32 acres with hiking trails, a suspension bridge, waterfall and fountain. The main nature trail winds along […]

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Green Herons – Westminster Ponds Conservation Area

September 14, 2019 During a fall afternoon, I decided to take a short hike at Westminster Ponds Conservation Area in London, Ontario. I was hoping to see green herons since it was getting close to […]

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Five Fawns Born

August 20, 2019 This year I was fortunate enough to see the family of deer that reside in Woodland Cemetery have five fawns. Fawns are typically born in June and loose their trademark white spots […]

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Hamilton Waterfalls – Albion, Tiffany and Sherman

August 4, 2019 On a lovely summer day, I decided to take a trip down to Hamilton to visit a few of the many waterfalls located there. The first stop on my list was Albion […]

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Spring Migration – Point Pelee, Pinery and Rondeau

May 22, 2019 Point Pelee The annual Festival of Birds at Point Pelee National Park, draws in visitors from all around the world. It is a migration hotspot and provides birders, photographers and wildlife enthusiasts […]

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Great Horned Owlets

April 15, 2019 This year I had the privilege of watching a pair of Great Horned Owlets from the time they were born to when they fledged. In a local cemetery, a pair of Great […]

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Trip to Muskoka and Algonquin Provincial Park

September 24th to September 28th, 2018 Day 1 After driving for most of the day, I finally arrived at my destination, Huntsville, Ontario. I checked into my hotel, unloaded my car and organized my stuff […]

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Festival of Hawks – Holiday Beach Conservation Area

September 14, 2018 Every September through November, Holiday Beach Conservation Area in Amherstburg, Ontario becomes a migratory hot spot for birds of prey in large quantities and variety of raptor species. The conservation area hosts […]

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Springwater Conservation Area – Insects Galore !!

August 11, 2018 I headed out to Springwater Conservation Area in search of woodpeckers but instead I encountered tons of insects. I took the trail that I knew would take me past the marsh area […]

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Dundas Valley Conservation Area

May 13, 2017 Dundas Valley Conservation Area is located in Dundas, Ontario. The 1,200 hectares provides visitors with access to 40 kms of trails which are maintained by the Hamilton Conservation Authority. Three major trails […]

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