The way the bird flies.... not exactly we did not want to ride across any fields that still had crop in them. This was a bad year for farmers with respect to getting the crops off in time. Harvesting occurred in late August thru most of September and hardly a single day in October. Harvesting resumed in November for many and if you could start your diesel combine in December you could go out drive on the small sloughs and water bodies and combine up the crop that was not consumed by the rising water.:
At the Choiceland Curling rink, we enjoyed a number of ends of curling, maybe not as many as other years, some of our skips were played out by the extra miles of cross country field riding...not riding thru the relaxing trail across the middle of Fort a la Corne seemed to have some effect! Mind you we did curl to 10:30-11 O'clock!
We can ride back on our existing tracks safely if it clouds over or gets stormy. We are headed for the Whitefox River bordering the Fort a la Corne Forest.
We enjoy a community breakfast 9AMish. We pack up and head out, deciding on the fly, inputs being snow conditions we find, river crossings, fuel stops and overall riding area country side, landscape and scenery conducive to some of the nicest riding conditions you could ask for. We pick You'll notice not many photos were taken on the way back but there is lots of Youtube video that will get processed as time allows, just look for the links with a "V".