Exploring the Mill Trail

Let’s begin by understanding that the name of the trail is not “The Mill Trail” rather it is a trail that is dotted by numerous mills that have been mostly abandoned.  The actual name is the Keuka Lake Outlet Trail and is part of the Crooked Lake Canal system. The holidays came and went and […]

Lee ND Filter: The Aqueduct Falls Adventure

I was exploring a new way back to our home from our daughter’s new house when I saw these real neat stone arches over a waterway that I suspected was part of the Erie canal.  So, I pulled into what is known as Aqueduct Falls Park between Palmyra and Macedon, NY.  The structures are characterized […]

Road Trip

After selling our country home, we seriously downsized to a two-bedroom townhouse in the outskirts of Rochester. We exchanged vistas from the Adirondacks to the Finger Lakes of New York. You would think that after giving up all those domestic chores of mowing 3 ½ acres and maintaining a 186 year old home we would […]