Well, colour us disappointed! Some medical issues have cropped up and although minor, will keep us in Canada for the next month or so. This is later than we would want to start heading southwest, so we'll make other plans in the upcoming weeks.
Meanwhile there are compensations around here. We enjoy roaming the back roads in the area, and the gravel roads are often at their best this time of year, well-plowed and smoother than they are in summer.
Here are a couple of snaps taken with my cellphone on a recent drive back from Owen Sound, :