We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Want the lowest hotel prices? You're in the right place. We check 200+ sites for you.

Kakabeka Falls

Certificate of Excellence
Sponsored by:
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Sponsored by:
Get directions
Address: Kakabeka Falls, Ontario P0T 1W0, Canada
Phone Number:
+1 807-473-9231
Website

TripAdvisor Reviewer Highlights

Read all 434 reviews
Visitor rating
  • 294
    Excellent
  • 112
    Very good
  • 13
    Average
  • 1
    Poor
  • 1
    Terrible
Kakabeka Falls & RV Camping at Whispering Hills Campground

KAKABEKA FALLS After a road trip over the top of Lake Superior at the end of May 2016 this was to be our last night in an Ontario Provincial Park before crossing the border... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 1 week ago
HerChubbyHubby
,
East Riding of Yorkshire, United Kingdom
Add Photo Write a Review

434 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveler rating
Traveler type
Time of year
Language
  • More
Showing 421: English reviews
East Riding of Yorkshire, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
82 reviews
20 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

KAKABEKA FALLS After a road trip over the top of Lake Superior at the end of May 2016 this was to be our last night in an Ontario Provincial Park before crossing the border. We chose this location because of the falls. The falls are truly magnificent and the water is such a stunning colour. We viewed from both sides... More 

Helpful?
Thank HerChubbyHubby
Kitchener, Canada
Level Contributor
9 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Saw this on Google Maps and went to see it with my sister. There is some climbing, but only a few steps at at time. I find that I almost prefer going there to Niagara as, first of all, the crowds were not so huge and I was able to get photos without having to include people. We were there... More 

Helpful?
Thank anniergingrich
Saskatoon, Canada
Level Contributor
128 reviews
26 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 11, 2016

If you prefer nature and hidden gems over the commercial bright lights of places like Niagara, this is the place for you. We stopped here on a long journey and really wish we had a whole day or two to go on adventures. The falls are amazing and the whole area is begging to be hiked and rummaged in. Easily... More 

Helpful?
Thank Wandering_Irish_Lad
Level Contributor
5 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 25, 2016 via mobile

Went here on a sunny but cold winter day and it was absolutely stunning! A little bit of a drive out of the city but 100% worth it. Make sure to not forget the camera! Cross the foot bridge and stand on top of the waterfall which is pretty amazing.

Helpful?
Thank Meggz0524
Level Contributor
26 reviews
14 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 15, 2016

We stopped here on our roadtrip from East to West on the Trans Canada Highway. The waterfalls are massive and beautiful. They're colour is like Guiness and the hikes around it are quite nice. If you're close definitely go and see them.

Helpful?
Thank Nici B
Level Contributor
27 reviews
10 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 8, 2016

Good car parking although you have to buy a ticket. Falls are quite spectacular with a lot of North American Indian folklore attached to them. The rangers in charge give an interesting safety talk including what to do if confronted with a bear.

Helpful?
Thank Peter G
Duluth, Minnesota, United States
Level Contributor
84 reviews
53 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 28, 2016

What a great place to take a nice, easy hike. The trails are all boardwalks at the rim of the waterfall, so you are looking down at the falls the entire time. It was hard to get great photos, but it was very enjoyable couple of hours.

Helpful?
Thank Kara G
Level Contributor
20 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 18, 2016

Our family absolutely enjoyed the beautiful Kakabeka Falls. While we were there we saw a bald eagle flying overhead. The walkways are well maintained and easy to navigate. The falls themselves are beautiful. Parking is convenient.

Helpful?
Thank Merisa B
Level Contributor
12 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 12, 2016

Gorgeous walk around the beautiful falls. It's an easy walk, no hiking. Once you park it's about 20 steps and you're there!

Helpful?
Thank Journeyh
De Soto, Missouri
Level Contributor
41 reviews
21 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 4, 2016

We had the best visit at this wonderful falls at the park. The falls are stupendous to say the least & the park has built wonderful decking with stairs for all the various views so a person can either take selfies or simply pictures of the gorgeous falls. We arrived late in the day & spent about an hour taking... More 

Helpful?
Thank sunsetwatcher1969

Travelers who viewed Kakabeka Falls also viewed

 

Been to Kakabeka Falls? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Questions & Answers

Here's what previous visitors have asked, with answers from representatives of Kakabeka Falls and other visitors
3 questions
Ask a question
Chicago, Illinois
4 months ago
Calgary, Canada
5 months ago

See all questions (3)

Questions? Get answers from Kakabeka Falls staff and past visitors.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Do I have to buy a ticket for my infant?
  • How do I get there using public transportation?
  • Is there a restaurant or café onsite?