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Beamer Memorial Conservation Area

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A wonderfully beautiful trail BUT...

We are visitors to the Niagara region and were looking for interesting trails to explore. We... read more

Reviewed October 15, 2018
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A great place for a Sunday walk

FIrst of all, it's free - unlike many other conservation areas. There is a free parking as well... read more

Reviewed September 16, 2018
Vancouver, Canada
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Quarry Road, Grimsby, Ontario L3M 4E7, Canada
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Reviewed October 15, 2018 via mobile

We are visitors to the Niagara region and were looking for interesting trails to explore. We walked the Beamer Memorial trail yesterday and enjoyed and appreciated the wonderful fall leaves and the view over the escarpment. It was a stellar experience except for the most...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed September 16, 2018

FIrst of all, it's free - unlike many other conservation areas. There is a free parking as well, not so big though so you should be aware of that. There is a forest, trails and beautiful lookout views on a city & lake side. Plus,...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed September 9, 2018 via mobile

Great place but unfortunately dog owners take over this place with dogs running at large everywhere. One ran at my one year old and almost knocked her over. Just irresponsible owners ruining this beautiful trail and area. Signs all over saying to keep dogs on...More

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank S-Alexander14
Reviewed August 22, 2018

Love,love, love this conservation area! Well maintained except for the outhouses, but what can you expect! Beautiful view from the escarpment in all seasons.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank heatherr1974
Reviewed August 7, 2018

The trails here really are one of a kind. There's a lot of exploring to do from the Trillium's growing wildly in the woods, to the old quarry, falls and lookout points. There's a neat tower here for bird watching as there are some interesting...More

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank PeruDreamer
Reviewed March 3, 2018

The trails are clearly marked onto where to go. They are not difficult so it makes it easy for the entire family

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank Niagara_WineRoute
Reviewed March 3, 2018 via mobile

Great place to go for a walk with family or friends. Free parking, easy trail, and beautiful nature.

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank Joyce K
Reviewed January 22, 2018

The Bruce Trail connects and goes through Beamers. They have a small parking lot off of Quarry Road on top,of the escarpment. In The spring they have Raptor bird watching and there is a tall observation deck in a clearing built for this event. Bathrooms...More

Date of experience: November 2017
1  Thank GardenAngel58
Reviewed December 22, 2017 via mobile

I have visited this area for over 30 years. It is a beautiful place to walk, hike or run in all seasons. You can either park at Beamers or walk up the Gibson trail from Gibson Street. From Gibson you get a good view of...More

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank katslowe
Reviewed October 22, 2017 via mobile

Went today and while it is beautiful it was all about the lookouts. The migration was slow for small birds today, but there were still lots of GC and RC Kinglet flitting around. The lookouts are beautiful and you can see all off the lake...More

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank Dawn J
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Soni A
August 9, 2018|
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Response from PeruDreamer | Reviewed this property |
There's a few places to park in the area where you can get to the falls. The best option in your case would be to park in the "beamer falls overlook parking lot" which is right beside an old scouts hut. Check on google you... More
March 31, 2018|
Response from GardenAngel58 | Reviewed this property |
They are within the area ...on Ridge Road. One of the trails take you there. You can also go down the stairs to Forty Creek.
March 17, 2018|
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Response from GardenAngel58 | Reviewed this property |
No fees. Parking is limited...to,8-10 cars...so go earlier. You can park on the sides of the road. It can be mucky this time of year. Bring dry shoes to change into so you don’t dirty the interior of your car. A plastic... More