Come to Shelburne. Hike the Bruce Trail and its many fascinating side trails providing visitors with unparalleled opportunity to explore the Niagara Escarpment as it winds through the area. Mono Cliffs and Hockley Valley Provincial Parks both cover significant sections of the Escarpment and offer excellent hiking and educational opportunities. Camping is available a few miles to the east at Earl Rowe Provincial Park. The Pine River Fishing Area offers unparalleled opportunities for anglers. The Bruce Trail and provincial parks are open year round for casual hikes and serious day trips.
Preheat oven to 450° F. Wash one bunch of asparagus and remove woody stems. Place asparagus spears on a large cookie sheet. Add 1 tbsp olive oil, 1 tbsp maple syrup and 1 tbsp balsamic vinegar. Add two cloves slivered garlic. Season with salt and pepper and toss to coat evenly. Roast 12-15 minutes, turning once at the halfway point. Remove from oven. Sprinkle with 1 tbsp fresh thyme leaves. Roast 12-15 minutes, turning once at the halfway point. Remove from oven. Sprinkle with 1 tbsp fresh thyme leaves.