Route verte #5 St Lawrence valley
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Along the provincial bike network in immediate proximity to the city of Trois Rivières, the current segment being alongside the St Lawrence river specifically on the eastern tip of Lac St Pierre.
The route verte in question (in this instance roadway number 5) most often spans lesser travelled country roads revealing pastoral views typical of 19th century Quebec with old country houses and farms typical of the period.
The picture in this instance shows ships at the horizon such ships being typical of the St Lawrence seaway which assures oversees transportation of goods to the heart of the continent.
And if you are curious to know, the tides make it here once in a blue moon presumably followed by the odd whale and the occasional shark (sharks are not to underestimate with their ability to go up rivers a fair distance. In that regard there is documentation on the matter from the turn of the 20th century dwelling on a large beast that would swim up large streams on the eastern seaboard of the US on the outskirts of NYC.)
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