Snowshoeing in the Adirondacks

Sam Adirondacks, Outdoors, Travel, Winter 2 Comments

It’s been 2 years since our last hiking trip to the Adirondack State Park. This time we went in the middle of winter for some snow-shoeing…in the middle of a lake. We left Toronto at 10pm and stayed overnight in Brockville, cramming all 6 people into the room. We woke up bright and early to cross the border. Arriving at …

SamSnowshoeing in the Adirondacks

February 29th, 2012

Sam Street Life, Toronto, Winter Leave a Comment

It’s been busy. And warm in Toronto. It snows every so often but never stays long enough. The snow is on the ground for a few days then it all melts away. Hard to believe it is the last day of February already. 2/12 has past for 2012. Heading up to Sudbury this weekend for Snowplate. Hope we get lots …

SamFebruary 29th, 2012

Dog Sledding in Collingwood

Sam Animal, Outdoors, Toronto, Winter 3 Comments

With Brian as our guide, Terry, Carmen and I ventured off to a day of adventures in Collingwood, about 2hrs North of Toronto. Meeting bright and early, we made good progress in Brian’s modified Jeep Cherokee. There was fresh snow the night before and the jeep feels extremely stable in the snow. Off-roading in some small back roads. At one …

SamDog Sledding in Collingwood

Out & About: Toronto

Sam General, M43, Micro Four Thirds, Toronto, Winter 1 Comment

Life becomes fairly routine in Toronto, especially in the winter. I am not saying I am bored but there is just less reason to be walking around outside. These photos were taken with the Panasonic LX3, the camera I usually throw into my backpack. Bathurst & College – Sunset. Ummm…not sure how safe this is. Must be pretty tough digging …

SamOut & About: Toronto