Category Archives: Don Valley Cable Car

Valley at night view

DVP was closed, Prince Edward Viaduct was lit blue, sun had set.

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Don Valley park – Brickworks

Here’s the article from the Globe and Mail. The event at the Brickworks is coming up on April 21st.

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Flying up the Don.

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Vancouver gonolda proposal

Vancouver is also looking at a gondola as a means of transporting people to SFU. http://www.translink.ca/en/Plans-and-Projects/Rapid-Transit-Projects/Burnaby-Mountain-Gondola.aspx  

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ReThink the Half Mile Bridge

This isn’t the Half Mile Bridge across the Don in Toronto. It;s the Kinzua Sky Walk in Pennsylvania. This old railroad structure continued all the way across the valley however a tornado with a somewhat rusty structure meant half of it … Continue reading

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Cable Car perspectives

Written by Nick Tunnacliffe, Cambridge ave resident. Nick is a retired Urban and Regional Planner. I attended the public meeting held on 8 March at Estonia House and have the following comments.  I spend part of my year in Puerto … Continue reading

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Don Valley Cable Car, got any ideas?

Last Thursday’s meeting hosted by Bullwheel, moderated by Lura Consulting, was well attended by the community with about 150 participants. In addition to Bullwheel, The City and Evergreen Brickworks were there as well. Steve Dale’s presentation took us through their thinking … Continue reading

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Prince Edward Viaduct view

This is not the easiest view of the Viaduct to get. It’s taken looking south east from halfway up the DVP on-ramp which is not the most pedestrian friendly spot to get to. However it is one of the most … Continue reading

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Another postcard pic of cable car

It’s interesting that the developers took the trouble to create two cards.

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Tom Thomson’s Rosedale Valley Ravine

Tourists coming to Canada eventually are directed to the McMichael Gallery to get the sense of Canada through the eyes of the Group of Seven and Tom Thomson. Tourists could be forgiven to think that Canada’s most iconic painters were … Continue reading

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