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After a day of driving, we wanted to stretch our legs. This is an easy hike until the end and then... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
rjbird1066
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Romulus, New York
Beautiful and Quick Hike

Recommended to us by a local and a nice change of pace from typical touristy things. It’s only... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
DonnamjCan
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Kelowna, Canada
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Reviewed 1 week ago

After a day of driving, we wanted to stretch our legs. This is an easy hike until the end and then you have to scramble over some rocks.

Date of experience: September 2019
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Recommended to us by a local and a nice change of pace from typical touristy things. It’s only about a 20-25 minute walk/hike into the Falls. It’s not a hard walk but would be a little bit of a push with a stroller. It’s fairly...More

Date of experience: August 2019
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

A small hike in, beautiful waterfall. A special place to go in Baddeck! An awesome waterfall! Wear comfortable shoes in, we were in there about 1 1/2 hours total for hike and time taking pics. Beautiful drive to the falls as well.

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank olivecape
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Trail was easy to find. We were were the only people there on a weekday morning which was a minor concern leaving the car, but no issues. This is an easy hike, more or a walk really suitable for anyone who does not have mobility...More

Date of experience: August 2019
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stumbled upon this while searching for bears! Which we saw in someones front garden! It was a nice walk to and from the waterfall! A lovely area to spend an afternoon!

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank Betts95
Reviewed August 11, 2019 via mobile

We happened to see we were near this park and decided to go explore. It’s an easy hike with lots of rocks and roots. Closed shoes is better. You hear the brook all along the way and see some impressive trees growing on rocks it’s...More

Date of experience: August 2019
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Reviewed August 5, 2019 via mobile

Hiked in with my spouse along a fairly easy trail as long as you pay attention to where you place your feet. The trickling stream parallels the trail and when you reach the falls after about a kilometre and half hike the falls are spectacular....More

Date of experience: August 2019
2  Thank Douglasearl
Reviewed July 21, 2019 via mobile

This was a great hike to start our day with! Beautiful scenery, flowing water all the way in, until the final climb up to the big falls! Stunning views. The bugs weren’t horrible either. We had sprayed bug spray before entering the trail as it...More

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank meljill
Reviewed July 8, 2019

This is a pretty well marked trail leading to a lovely waterfall. About an hour in time. There are of course a few bugs about so take precautions. Unfortunately, the longer loop walk is no longer available due to a collapsed bridge which has not...More

Date of experience: June 2019
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Reviewed July 3, 2019 via mobile

3km return hike. Beautiful, small falls some neat views along the way. River, trees growing atop rocks, birds, etc. Would recommend hiking shoes or sneakers at the very least as the path can be muddy as well as roots protruding from the ground. The base...More

Date of experience: July 2019
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Josie9002
November 5, 2017|
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Response from Colleen Q | Reviewed this property |
I have only had the pleasure of this hike once, in early October. But i would expect it would still be lovely. As mentioned, leaves might make the footing slippery in places, as would any light snow or ice that might be... More
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626anitas
January 28, 2017|
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Response from tgw375 | Reviewed this property |
Yes, this trail is well groomed and suitable for families
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Carmella S
August 5, 2016|
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Response from FoodLover082 | Reviewed this property |
Depending upon your pace, anywhere from 1 - 1.5 hours round trip. It's an easy walk.
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