Culture Walks

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Looking for more ways to boost your memory power? Well, if walking can help prevent memory loss as noted in the previous post, imagine what walking and learning at the same time will do. Many communities provide initiatives that combine … Continue reading

New law to protect, enhance Ontario trails system

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Good news for walkers: the Ontario Government passed the Supporting Ontario’s Trails Act, 2016 yesterday. This legislation announced in a news release is designed to ensure the protection and enhancement of Ontario’s trails system. According to the Province’s data, “Ontario … Continue reading

Most Walkable Cities 2016

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Are you planning a trip, to move or just plain curious about the walking friendliness of your city ? Then take a look at walkscore.com. It recently released its 2016 Most Walkable Cities rankings for Canada, the United States and … Continue reading

Walk Your World: Forks of the Thames River

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To paraphrase baseball legend Yogi Bera, when you come to a fork in the river, take it. And if you’re at the Forks of the Thames in London, Ontario, whichever direction you choose to walk will be a good one. … Continue reading

Winter Walking: Oh Yes, You Can

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Let’s put London walks aside for a moment. With the cold and snow finally arriving, it’s time to talk winter walking. If you’re like me, your first reaction to walking in cold, snowy weather is, “I think it’s better to … Continue reading

Pond Mills: Kettle lakes and early London settlement

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While exploring the streets of my southeast Pond Mills neighbourhood in London, I stumbled across a foot path leading into a wooded area. Always curious, I decided to explore. That decision would soon lead to a surprising discovery. Following the … Continue reading