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.

Bruce's Caves Conservation Area

Features Animals
Save
Share
Review Highlights
Great day outing

The caves are worth checking out if you're in the area. Quite unique and interesting. You'd almost... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Colin F
,
Toronto, Canada
Perfect for senior,kids and family hike

Although I could not find the washroom and 4 picnic tables are all occupied, the cave and the trail... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Simpletina
Read all 119 reviews
62
All photos (62)
Full view
Certificate of Excellence
Traveler Overview
  • Excellent37%
  • Very good46%
  • Average10%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
Travelers talk about
“bruce trail”(17 reviews)
“great hike”(6 reviews)
“easy walk”(4 reviews)
About
Local Weather
Powered by Weather Underground
66°
48°
Sep
52°
38°
Oct
41°
29°
Nov
Contact
Grey County Rd. 26, Wiarton, Ontario, Canada
Website
+1 519-376-3076
Call
Reviews (119)
Filter reviews
113 results
Traveler rating
44
49
11
5
4
Traveler type
Time of year
LanguageEnglish
More languages
44
49
11
5
4
Show reviews that mention
All reviewsbruce trailgreat hikeeasy walkawesome viewsflip flopsbayshore cottagesturn aroundfive minuteswearing running shoesgeorgian baydirt roadrocksnatureareamossparkingwoods
FilterEnglish
Updating list...
1 - 10 of 113 reviews
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My family arrived at the conservation area at around 6:30 pm after taking the dirt road to the small parking area. There were no other cars in the parking lot. We took the short trail to the caves and upon our return (20 mins later)...More

1  Thank Anam H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The caves are worth checking out if you're in the area. Quite unique and interesting. You'd almost expect bats to fly out at any moment. Easy to get to and maybe a two hour portion of a day itinerary with one or two other attractions...More

Thank Colin F
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Absolutely spectacular trail. Not long, kids friendly. The nature is amazing, in the simmer and in the winter. Birch all around, stony landscape, green scenes - beautiful place!

Thank Tina D
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Although I could not find the washroom and 4 picnic tables are all occupied, the cave and the trail are beautiful!

Thank Simpletina
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

lovely trail and reasonable hike, beautiful views, suitable for children and seniors. Great place to take photos

Thank Shelly N
Reviewed August 9, 2018

walking into the woods one remembers Longfellow's "evangeline" "THIS is the forest primeval. The murmuring pines and the hemlocks, Bearded with moss, and in garments green," It is "SOO" peaceful and relaxing, but awesome

1  Thank Benjamin D
Reviewed August 8, 2018

Kids loved exploring the caves, ensure you have good shoes. Path is very well marked The hiking trail was short but nice.

Thank Paul F
Reviewed July 24, 2018 via mobile

Kids loved it, age 7 and 9 Cave’s we’re beautiful and interesting to climb and explore. Recommend downloading parking app MacKay Pay $6 parking Flash lights are fun to bring Bug spray Magnifying glass for close ups of rocks, trees and critters.

Thank Dan M
Reviewed July 23, 2018

We went because the Bruce Caves were so close to where we were staying just outside Wiarton. I probably wouldn't drive very far to visit them because they are nice but not spectacular. The dirt road leading from the main road to the Bruce Caves...More

Thank Rik T
Reviewed July 14, 2018

Some of the wilder places on the Bruce Trail are much more to my liking. This attraction is OK but it was not a special treat.

Thank KitchenerJimmy
View more reviews
Nearby
Nearby HotelsSee all 4 hotels in Wiarton
Top Notch Motel & Restaurant
28 reviews
.70 miles away
The Spirit Rock Outpost & Lodge
53 reviews
.74 miles away
Waterview on The Bay
381 reviews
.87 miles away
Wiarton Willy's Inn
57 reviews
.99 miles away
Nearby RestaurantsSee all 33 restaurants in Wiarton
Green Door Cafe
317 reviews
.34 miles away
Northern Confections
46 reviews
.43 miles away
Dockside Willies
135 reviews
.28 miles away
Wiarton Inn & Restaurant
116 reviews
.45 miles away
Nearby AttractionsSee all 18 attractions in Wiarton
Wiarton Willie Statue
64 reviews
.03 miles away
Spirit Rock Conservation Area
32 reviews
.31 miles away
Bluewater Park
25 reviews
.32 miles away
Questions & Answers
Ask a question
Mia66822
September 1, 2017|
AnswerShow all 2 answers
Response from MatthewJ1709 | Reviewed this property |
You can park for free right at the main entrance off the main road. If you drive to the trailhead you have to pay. Park right away. The walk is maybe 500m
1
Vote
Christina_V181736
August 4, 2015|
Answer
Response from pstechnology | Reviewed this property |
other than parking there is no fee to enjoy the park.
0
Votes