Archives: The Nostalgic Ontario Place of Toronto!
So much information about Ontario Place can be found on Wikipedia that we see no need to attempt duplicating all that information here. It’s quite complicated, anyway, covering all the major changes and renovations that the site has undergone since it opened on May 22nd, 1971. It was originally intended
Archives: The adorable Little High Falls of Bracebridge!
If you’ve gazed upon the mighty High Falls (as seen in another post) at the park and don’t mind climbing down a small rocky hill, you’ll find the quaint Little High Falls spilling into the water basin. Address: High Falls Picnic Area, Bracebridge, Ontario, P1L 1W9 Province: Ontario Year of
Archives: The Comfort Maple of Fenwick, possibly the oldest maple tree in Canada!
The Comfort Maple can be found in Comfort Maple Conservation Area in Pelham, Southern Ontario. It’s estimated to have sprouted in the year 1500, making it around half a millennium in age! Address: Comfort Maple Conservation Area, 1732 Metler Road, Fenwick, Ontario, L0S 1C0 Province: Ontario Year of Visit: 2016
Archives: Explore the enchanting Guild Park & Gardens near the Bluffs!
Located on the edge of the Scarborough Bluffs (east Toronto), this very unique place is often used for wedding, engagement, and commercial photography (permit required) as well as television and video production. Open year-round, we have visited this location numerous times as it never gets tiring exploring the grounds. Address:
Archives: Folmar Windmill
Located just outside of Bayfield in Huron County, this full-size windmill is styled after an actual mill in the Netherlands called “The Arend.” Folmar Windmill has the capability to be used as both a sawmill and a grist mill. Around ten years ago this windmill was used to cut logs
Archives: The Alluring Port Sydney Slide of Huntsville!
Surrounded by cottage country, next to Mary Lake is a small waterfall, or slide as it’s referred to, just below the dam. The river spills over a large incline of bedrock and alongside large sections of exposed bedrock just below it. Address: Port Sydney Dam, Ontario Street, Huntsville, Ontario Province:
Archives: The Photogenic Potts Falls of Bracebridge!
If you happen to be in the Bracebridge area and visiting High Falls (as seen in another blog post) then you’re in for a real treat–the pleasure of visiting THREE waterfalls within walking distance of each other! Yup, you heard right! Address: High Falls Picnic Area, Bracebridge, Ontario, P1L 1W9
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