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Northward Bound – Heading Home

Leaving North Bay, I was back on the road again, destination: Parry Sound.  This was one of the longest uninterrupted drives I’ve ever done.  I haven’t done much solo travel in my life, but what I have done hasn’t lasted … Continue reading

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Northward Bound – North Bay

I awoke earlier than I expected on Good Friday, around 7:45.  I got dressed and started packing up my stuff.  The hotel offered a free breakfast, so I went down and had a bagel, a tea and some orange juice … Continue reading

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Northward Bound – Huntsville

I arrived at the Huntsville station at 2pm and noticed that the car behind me looked the same as the one Wayne Shaw said he’d be driving.  Sure enough it was him with his gigantic (to me) dog in the … Continue reading

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Northward Bound – Gravenhurst & Bracebridge

Leaving Washago, I sped up 169 to Hwy 11.  As I headed north, I saw the Northlander coming up the tracks on my left hand side.  I was surprised I had caught up to it and passed it, but it … Continue reading

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Northward Bound – Washago

In my continuing adventures travelling the rail country of Ontario, I arrived in Washago around 10am on April 21st.  Washago is the point at which the CN Bala and CN Newmarket subdivisions split off to the north west and north … Continue reading

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Northward Bound – Hwy 12 At Gamebridge

I took the week of April 18th off with the general intention of taking a break from work (not having any extended time off since December, when I was mostly sick), but also with a vague idea of doing a … Continue reading

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