Daily Archives: 9 August 2017


Canada 150 – over 10,000 (km so far)

Just added up the mileage, just passed the 10,000 km mark today (over 6,000 mi)   From To Kms Toronto Chateauguay 560 Chateauguay Miramichi 848 Miramichi Kougibouquac 46 Kougibouquac Fundy 186 Fundy Chateauguay 991 Newfoundland (total trip) 1226 Chateauguay Ottawa 193 Ottawa Birds Hill 2216 Birds Hill Winnipeg 26 Winnipeg Toronto 2070 Toronto Stratford 110 […]


Canada 150 – Michigan U.P.

Yes, I know that the Michigan Upper Peninsula is not in Canada.  But I had done the Toronto-Winnipeg drive on the Canadian side twice in the last month, and that is over 2000 km, so I decided for some new scenery.  And Google said it would be 5 hours shorter starting from Stratford, so over […]


Canada 150 – Stratford Festival

After having to backtrack to deal with some family business, I was able to get away from Toronto again.  What better place to resume my trip across Canada than a stop at Stratford for the Stratford Festival.  I used to live in Sarnia, only an hour away, and used to come up to Stratford for […]


Canada 150 – Pinawa, MB

I used to live in Pinawa, so I had to take the opportunity to get back there.  I got this exact T-shirt on this exact day in this exact location 28 years ago. Yes, it has lasted this long, as well as the friendship with the person who gave it to me. I remember the […]