Naturalist Guided Hike on Rail Trail, Ontario Canada | At Nature's Pace: Summer's Ebb Hike 1 4K60FPS
Songbirding StudiosDecember 02, 202302:52:30

Naturalist Guided Hike on Rail Trail, Ontario Canada | At Nature's Pace: Summer's Ebb Hike 1 4K60FPS

Let's take a hike down the Gypsum Mine Tract in Haldimand, Ontario, Canada. Birds, butterflies, turtles, dragonflies, and more!

Did you find any mistakes I made, or something important or interesting I missed? Leave a comment with a timestamp, I love learning new things!

Would you want to see more hikes in more remote or difficult to reach places? Or somewhere interesting near me you'd like to see visited? Let me know in the comments.

Timestamps for segments at the bottom of this description.

Gypsum Mine Tract:
๐Ÿ“On Google Maps:
๐Ÿž๏ธ On AllTrails:

Additional Credits
๐ŸŽต 'Chasing Daylight' by Scott Buckley - released under CC-BY 4.0.
๐ŸŽต 'There Was A Time' by Scott Buckley - released under CC-BY 4.0.
๐Ÿฆ 'Songbirding' Artwork by Lauren Helton

๐Ÿ“น Action camera: DJI Osmo Action 4
๐Ÿ“ท Superzoom camera: Canon SX70 HS
๐Ÿ“ฑ Smartphone camera: iPhone 12
๐ŸŽค Recorder & mic: Zoom H6 + XYH-5 Mic attachment

๐ŸŽฌ DaVinci Resolve (free for a good feature set)
๐Ÿ”Š REAPER (free trial, low cost for small creators)

Twitch Channel
๐Ÿž๏ธ ๐ŸŽฎ (both gaming & nature livestreams)

Songbirding Podcast

Blue Sky:


0:00 Introduction
3:20 Trailhead
5:10 Mourning Dove
6:00 Hiking
8:20 Staghorn Sumac
8:59 Hiking
9:32 Goldenrod
10:50 Hiking
12:42 Northern Cardinal & Gray Catbird
20:57 Ruby-throated Hummingbird (juvenile)
22:10 Hiking
26:07 Grey Catbird
28:57 Hiking
30:35 Staghorn Sumac & Gray Catbird
34:30 Hiking
37:45 Cedar Waxwing
39:44 Hiking
54:09 Turkey Vulture
56:40 Hiking
1:03:34 Phragmites australis & Black Walnut
1:05:50 Hiking
1:07:00 Guelder-rose
1:08:10 Hiking
1:11:20 New England Aster
1:13:30 Mourning Dove
1:15:50 Cedar Waxwing (juvenile) & Red-tailed Hawk
1:20:56 Turtle Pond w/Midland Painted Turtles
1:22:40 Hiking
1:23:29 Meadowhawk (likely Ruby-faced)
1:25:30 Hiking
1:28:56 Tent caterpillars
1:30:07 Hiking
1:34:38 Blue Jay
1:35:51 Hiking
1:37:47 Crescent butterfly (Northern or Pearl)
1:40:20 Hiking
1:45:30 Turn-around point
1:50:30 Oxeye Sunflower (not oxalis!)
1:51:35 Hiking
1:55:15 Crescent butterfly (Northern or Pearl)
1:57:35 Hiking
1:59:06 Yellow-bellied Flycatcher (probably?)
2:01:20 Hiking
2:04:48 Virginia Creeper
2:05:30 Hiking
2:10:15 Mourning Dove
2:11:18 Hiking
2:43:38 Swamp White Oak
2:45:46 Hiking
2:48:15 Eastern Kingbird (not a phoebe!)
2:49:10 Trailhead return
2:50:58 End Credits
Ontario, Canada, Haldimand County, rail trail, Cayuga, naturalist,