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Hawk Cliff

Hawk Cliff Rd, Port Stanley, Ontario, Canada
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Fenced Out

The location has been fenced out. It does seem like a good spot for sunsets, but would have to be... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Chaitanya S
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Whitby, Canada
Fenced out!

They have installed a fence at Hawk Cliff as part of the cliff has fallen in because of erosion... read more

Reviewed August 8, 2017
londondaizygirl
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London, Canada
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  • Excellent43%
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  • Average16%
  • Poor8%
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“migration” (7 reviews)
“fence” (3 reviews)
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Hawk Cliff Rd, Port Stanley, Ontario, Canada
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The location has been fenced out. It does seem like a good spot for sunsets, but would have to be careful because of the restrictions. There are possibly ways to go to the viewing points, but would have to be careful.

Thank Chaitanya S
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Reviewed August 8, 2017

They have installed a fence at Hawk Cliff as part of the cliff has fallen in because of erosion. Lots of people have obviously ignored the fence as the day we visited, there were several cars there and voices were heard along the cliff.... it...More

5  Thank londondaizygirl
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Reviewed July 10, 2017

My husband and I found this location, but it was closed because it required repairs due to the unsafe condition of the cliff.

2  Thank Judith M
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Reviewed June 27, 2017

Be careful not to go too close to the cliff edge, as there is a lot of fairly recent erosion. Very good vantage point to view the Swallows feeding. Nice view of Port Stanley to the East. Saw two Turkey buzzards, but no Hawks. Warrior193.

1  Thank warrior193
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Reviewed April 13, 2017

If you are naturalist by nature ,this is a good place to observe birds of prey ,especially in the fall and spring when they are migrating.There is usually a naturalist group there and most people will readily answer questions for you

1  Thank rparry1980
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Reviewed February 22, 2017 via mobile

Hawk's Cliff is a small cliff overlooking lake erie. This local hotspot is by no means developed, but crazy popular for birders and substance abusers alike. This is a very dangerous location because of the cliffs steep and immediate decline. I recommend it for tourists...More

1  Thank EthanReviews
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Reviewed January 5, 2017

Highly recommend attending one of their weekend events, great experience for kids & adults alike. Also a very peaceful place to go for a peaceful, contemplative stroll to get away from the hubbub of city life.

1  Thank hankbook
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Reviewed July 27, 2016

Hawk Cliff is a quiet place to take a walk and enjoy the view of the lake. Usually lots of birds to photograph

1  Thank Marilyn B
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Reviewed July 3, 2016

Though the edge is fenced off for safety reasons the new additional reserve will only help to improve what is Elgin County's birding spot.

Thank David M
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Reviewed June 1, 2016 via mobile

Hawks cliff is lovely. The area was being surveyed by three young people who asked that we not walk ahead of them. We went on the private land and walked a cliff side trail. Lots of swallow like birds who made their home in the...More

1  Thank Sharon v
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