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One Year Later…

One year ago today I sat down on my couch and wrote this… I decided to try out a rail fan spot I’d scouted before and took some shots today. …and my blogging journey began.  It’s been quite a year!  … Continue reading

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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 – 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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