Autumn Beauty And Spawning Salmon At Lowville Park

Lowville Park in Burlington is a great place to visit at any time of the year. With a playground, picnic areas, trails, and Bronte Creek flowing right through it, the park is popular destination. Our introduction to Lowville Park was through volunteer workdays with Trout Unlimited Canada as part of their…

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Fishing & Exploring Bronte Creek

At one time, the mention of Bronte Creek brought me images of gutted and rotting salmon, hoards of anglers, stream degradation, and massive amounts of garbage. These impressions were formed during my first two visits to Bronte Creek at Petro Park, and they’ve stayed with me to this day. However, since getting…

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First Boat Outing Of The Year

Last Saturday was a perfect spring day weather-wise. The sun was shining, the temperature was warm, and the winds were calm. Since we were already going to be in Burlington to volunteer with Trout Unlimited Canada, it seemed like a no-brainer to take the boat, drive the remaining distance to…

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Party Time At Lowville Park

This past Saturday was the day when spring officially begins in my books – the first volunteer work day of the season. For the second year in a row, this celebration took place at Lowville Park in Burlington, Ontario, on a perfect spring day. Sunglasses were needed as we gathered…

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