Category Archives: Sojourn

Trip to Le Bic Quebec June 2017

June 12 2017 was the day to escape the Clearview Spraying program which affected Mississsppi Mills in Lanark county: Roadside Spraying program in Lanark County Ontario – information These herbicides produce physical and psychological stressors which are best to be … Continue reading

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Sept-îles and îles du Bic – Cycle Trip 2016

August 2016 – Trip Dates: July 28-August15 VIA rail train from Ottawa to Rimouski now includes a baggage car. This allowed us to do this trip on the tandem. From Rimouski August 1 – Aboard the Supply Ship: La BellaDégaignés … Continue reading

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Montreal to Quebec August 2015 Route Verte 1

These maps are actual on-the-ground recording of our gpx tracks onto OpenStreetMap from Bennies Corners to Levis aller-retour The title map is a composite of 14 Open Street View Maps. Each subsequent map displays the track. Routes coloured in black … Continue reading

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VIA and Folding Bikes

The problem: VIA treats folding bicycles exactly as if they are carry-on luggage. This means they are subject to the 62″ linear dimension limit of a “large article”. Whoever drafted this regulation or decided it should apply seems never to … Continue reading

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Bagging a Folding Bike for VIA baggage

Getting there… Bagging the bike                         On 14-06-15 11:13 AM, relations_clientele wrote: Good morning, If you bring your foldable bicycle on board the train with you, this will count … Continue reading

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The Journey becomes a Sojourn

The Journey: Once we shift our priorities each trip becomes a journey, an adventure: … Support the ‘stopping’ as well as the going The journey does not just take ’20′ minutes to the destination. It may require overnight respite: Come … Continue reading

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Active Transportation Planning!

Mississippi Mills Active Transportation Forum – 2014/15 COMPREHENSIVE TRANSPORTATION MASTER PLAN & ACTIVE TRANSPORTATION PLAN – Update PUBLIC INFORMATION Meeting  – Feb 19 2015 Drop-in any time 6-8pm ”  The purpose of the event is to share the background work … Continue reading

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Rural Trajectories

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