A walk on the Forks river trail

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My sister Elaine and I went for a lovely long walk down The Forks river trail. Next time I plan to go back with skates, but for this time, it was nice to walk. We didn’t make it down the Assiniboine River leg, but we did do most of the Red River leg, stopping along the way to check out the warming huts. It was so sunny and beautiful out today — a little windy at times, but nothing we couldn’t deal with. I’m so thankful to have this yearly skating and walking path created in our city.
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Fall in the Exchange

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On Sunday morning, I joined my sister Elaine and other members of the Winnipeg South Photo Club for a field trip to Winnipeg’s Exchange District. We meandered through the streets, taking pictures along the way. I was most drawn to the piles of leaves scattered along curbs and sidewalks… which I suppose I could have photographed anywhere, but they did look lovely against the bricked streets. If you stop to look, it really is the most amazing art piece — layers of colour, decay and random placement… impossible to match in quite the same way.
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365two: Day 183-189

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This week I decided to document spring in Winnipeg (a late spring in Winnipeg). In the space of a week we went from flooding, to snow, to a weekend filled with sunshine and 20+ celcius temperatures. River levels are high, but mid-way through the week, started to go down slowly. The walk ways along the river are still well covered though.
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