Peterborough Pulse

Every year, for a single day in the summer George Street in downtown Peterborough is shut down to car traffic. Peterborough Pulse promotes healthy and active communities and local business. We stumbled upon this event a couple years back but didn’t get a chance to actually dive in. This year, we spent a couple hours…

Summer 2019

On the long weekend of June 30 and July 1, (Canada Day), we spent a large portion of the day lounging around at both Rogers Cove and Beavermead Park beaches in Peterborough. It was one of those rare summer weekends when we had no plans and the weather was spot on. The kids brought sand…

Lock 25

I haven’t been to a camera club meeting since last November. Honestly, I thought I was done with the club but started thinking back to all the outings and how they actually got me out shooting – something I’ve been struggling with lately. Last night we went to Lock 25 on the Otonabee River between…

Rising Waters

Yesterday I went for a walk along the Otonabee River in Peterborough during my lunch break. From my office window overlooking the river I could see that the water levels were quite high due to the cold weather and constant rain we’ve been getting lately. Below are a couple phone shots edited in the Snapseed…

Peterborough Jail Park

The Peterborough jail opened in 1842 and operated until 2001 where it sat vacant for 14 years before being demolished and turned into an urban park. The park still has remnants form the jail with plaques describing what the jail and was like and about the types of inmates that were housed there. It’s a…