Chilly Tree Planting To Help The Brookies

Have I mentioned before that brook trout are my favourite fish? I mean, I love them all, but if I had to choose one single species of fish to interact with for the rest of my days, it would be the beautiful Salvelinus fontinalis. So when I got the chance to…

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Gear Review: ThermaCELL Heated Insoles

Winter in Ontario means you have to brave cold temperatures. Even spring and fall can bring frigid temperatures that leave a person wishing they could hibernate in a warm house until summer. Enjoying the outdoors is a challenge if you find yourself shivering and struggling to stay warm. As soon as…

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Argo

I wrote this post yesterday as a form of therapy for myself. I can’t bring myself to read it again, so I apologize for spelling and grammar errors in advance.  I met Argo almost exactly 18 years ago. Back then I was 14 years old, riding at Looking Back Farm…

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Gearing Up For The 2014 Belwood Lions Pike Derby

Winter jackets, toques, and warm socks were called for this past Saturday as Darrell and I headed to Belwood Lake. After some rainy days the water was high, the water clarity was reduced, and the temperatures were downright frigid for mid-May (enough to make me thankful for the pair of…

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