2023 walks

  • Week of January 1st, 2023

    Week of January 1st, 2023
    We certainly had a dull week to kick off the new year. I don’t think we saw the sun all week with cloudy skys almost ...
  • Week of January 8th, 2023

    Week of January 8th, 2023
    This week was a little more seasonable, but we are still a long way from the bay freezing. Another week with no sunny days. Sunday, January ...
  • Week of January 15th, 2023

    Week of January 15th, 2023
    We finally had some more seasonable weather with Sunday dawning clearn and cold. the beach is always beautiful on these cold clear days. By the ...
  • Week of January 22nd, 2023

    Week of January 22nd, 2023
    This week we had a few snowsqualls, but still unseasonably warm. It is tiring to walk down the beach when the snow is not packed. Monday, ...
  • Week of January 29th, 2023

    Week of January 29th, 2023
    This week I thought I was back in Ottawa or Sudbury a few times. We got all the way down the -27C by the end ...
  • Week of February 5th, 2023

    Week of February 5th, 2023
    With daytime highs well above freezing, the bay isn’t getting cold enough to freeze. So far this is least shore ice we’ve had on Georgian ...
  • Week of February 12, 2023

    Week of February 12, 2023
    Nice warm weather this week made it easy to walk down the beach. By the family day weekend, we finally got some fresh show to ...
  • Week of February 19th, 2023

    Week of February 19th, 2023
    We made a trip down to Countrystyle Gazebos this week new Newmarket and purchased a new Gazebo for our pool area. We’re looking forward to ...
  • Week of February 26th, 2023

    Week of February 26th, 2023
    Walking down the beach late February. Monday, February 27th, 2023 – walking near Beach 3 on Monday over the noon hours. Wednesday, March 1st, 2023 – This ...
  • Week of March 5th, 2023

    Week of March 5th, 2023
    I guess we will remember 2023 as the year that the bay didn’t freeze! Sunday, March 5th, 2023 – This pictures taken near 57th street ...
  • Week of March 12th, 2023

    Week of March 12th, 2023
    Some cool nights and high winds this week made walking down the beach interesting, Sunday, March 12th, 2023 – These are the volleyball nets taking along ...
  • Week of March 19th, 2023

    Week of March 19th, 2023
    March is definitely a transition month between winter and spring. It was crazy this week how some days the beach was covered with snoe and ...
  • Week of March 26th, 2023

    Week of March 26th, 2023
    This is the week we officially lost out shore ice along Wasaga Beach. I suspect this is a record for the earliest this has happened. ...
  • Week of April 2nd, 2023

    Week of April 2nd, 2023
    April is definitely a transition month. We’re getting an early spring this year. It would be pleasant walking down the beach if not for the ...
  • Week of April 9th, 2023

    Week of April 9th, 2023
    We are enjoying wonderful weather for April. Every day was pleasant walking down the beach this week. Monday, April 10th, 2023 – Looking west along the ...
  • Week of April 16th, 2023

    Week of April 16th, 2023
    Quite a temperature range this week. We did a high of 30C on Sunday and by Tuesday we had a daytime high of just 4C. Sunday, ...
  • Week of April 23rd, 2023

    Week of April 23rd, 2023
    Pictures walking down the beach during the week of April 23rd. Monday, April 24th, 2023 – I had the beach all the myself around the noon ...
  • Week of April 30th, 2023

    Week of April 30th, 2023
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  • Week of May 7th, 2023

    Week of May 7th, 2023
    This week we enjoyed walking down the beach while having some landscaping work done around our pool. 2023 is shaping up to be an exciting ...
  • Week of May 14th, 2023

    This week saw a landscaping project continue around our pool area. Lots of progress. Hat’s off to the folks at Springscapes who did an excellent ...
  • Week of May 21st, 2023

    Week of May 21st, 2023
    Lots of kite surfing action this week around beach. Sunday, May 21st, 2023 – A cool morning walk down to beach one and back. Looking east ...
  • Week of May 28th, 2023

    Week of May 28th, 2023
    This was the first week we started to notice smoke from the wildfires burning across Northern Ontario and Quebec. The highlight of the week was ...
  • Week of June 4th, 2023

    Week of June 4th, 2023
    I walked a few trails less travelled this week and saw more wildlife than usual. Sunday, June 4th, 2023 – Our summer construction project is now ...
  • Week of June 11th, 2023

    Week of June 11th, 2023
    This was an exciting week. By June 17th summer had finally arrived with kites at Beach 1 and the annual sandcastle competition. Sunday, June 11th, 2023 ...
  • Week of June 18th, 2023

    Week of June 18th, 2023
    This was a busy week as we hosted a 60th wedding Anniversary for my parents @ Wasaga Beach. We had ~75 guests mostly from out ...
  • Week of June 25th, 2023

    Week of June 25th, 2023
    Another beautiful week weather-wise. We breathed a sigh of relief now that our 60th anniversary party is behind us. Sunday, June 25th, 2023 – Enjoying a ...
  • Week of July 2nd, 2023

    Week of July 2nd, 2023
    As we pass Canada Day, the beach is in top form. It’s great to see everything fully back to normal after COVID disrupted things for ...
  • Week of July 9th, 2023

    Week of July 9th, 2023
    It’s been a beautiful summer. Despite record temperatures around the world, the nights have been cool in our area. We had cool nights and lots ...
  • Week of July 16, 2023

    Week of July 16, 2023
    Another wonderful week walking down Wasaga Beach. Tuesday, July 18th. We were among the first to walk down the graded beach. Wednesday, July 19th, 2023 – ...
  • Week of July 23rd, 2023

    Week of July 23rd, 2023
    We’re into the dog days of summer where the beach one area is hopping pretty much every day. It has been an excellent summer for ...
  • Week of July 30th, 2023

    Week of July 30th, 2023
    This week started with a quick day trip up to the Sudbury area to attend a family function near Levack / Onaping, Ontario. It was ...
  • Week of August 6th, 2023

    Week of August 6th, 2023
    While the US has had record high temperatures this summer, as you can see by the temperatures above, we’ve had an almost perfect summer. Nice ...
  • Week of August 13th, 2023

    Week of August 13th, 2023
    Another week of perfect weather. For whatever reason, we are being spared the record high temperatures everyone is complaining about with overnigh temperatures in the ...
  • Week of August 20th, 2023

    Week of August 20th, 2023
    The highlight of this week was our parasailing trip along Beach one. Thank you to https://www.wasagabeachparasail.com/. Sunday, August 20th, 2023 – Walking east along the ...
  • Week of August 27th, 2023

    Week of August 27th, 2023
    As summer comes to a close we’ve enjoyed perfect weather. Daytime highs in the low 30s and overnight lows in the low teens. Perfect for ...
  • Week of September 3rd, 2023

    Week of September 3rd, 2023
    We’ve enjoyed wonderful weather for early September. Usually we close the pool at the end of September, but this year we will be later I ...
  • Week of September 10th, 2023

    Week of September 10th, 2023
    We’ve continued to enjoy summer-like weather. Sunday, September 10th, 2023 – Returning from the Recplex after a walk down to 28th street Tuesday, September 12th, 2023 ...
  • Week of September 17th, 2023

    Week of September 17th, 2023
    This week we enjoyed more summer-like weather. My beach walks were interrupted to travel to Ottawa for a celebration of my father-in-law and his service ...
  • Week of September 24th, 2023

    Week of September 24th, 2023
    Daily walks for week of September 24th, 2023 Sunday, September 24th, 2023 – This is a rather photogenic condo at 30th street just east of Beach ...
  • Week of October 1st, 2023

    Week of October 1st, 2023
    This week we broke multiple all-time weather records with a balmy 31.1C on Wednesday, October 4th. As the cover picture for this post shows, Wednesday ...
  • Week of October 8th, 2023

    Week of October 8th, 2023
    There is definitely something unique about the skies in October. You can tell at a glance that it is no longer summer. Monday, October 9th, 2023 ...
  • Week of October 15th, 2023

    Week of October 15th, 2023
    Usually every day is cloudy in October, but we were pleasantly surprised this week with three sunny days back to back. Sunday, October 15th, 2023 ...
  • Week of October 22nd, 2023

    Week of October 22nd, 2023
    The unseasonably warm temperatures continued all through October with summer-like temperatures some days. The leaves from our maples have started to fall so we were ...
  • Week of October 29th, 2023

    Week of October 29th, 2023
    This week we got our first dusting of snow the day after Halloween. October 31st was a perfect night for the trick or treaters! Sunday, October ...
  • Week of November 5th, 2023

    Week of November 5th, 2023
    We had our first taste of winter at Blue Mountain this week with snow on the mountain visible across the bay. Sunday, November 5th, 2023 – ...
  • Week of November 12th, 2023

    Week of November 12th, 2023
    November is normally a gloomy month, so it was nice to see some clear skies for a change! This week we had several spectacular sunrises ...