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Hike and be dazzled

Take in history at the small village of Balls Falls, and either stroll on the park near the great... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
milu269
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Toronto, Canada
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Thanksgiving Festival

Great Place! Unfortunately the weather wasn't great but that didn't spoil our day. Nice place to... read more

Reviewed October 10, 2018
dianeinacton
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acton ontario canada
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All reviews conservation area hiking trails lovely walk historic village couple of hours picnic spot day trip lots of history family home birds of prey flour mill great hiking been coming here for years face painting visitor center nature lovers family visit
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Take in history at the small village of Balls Falls, and either stroll on the park near the great Information Center Or Hike down along the river and be dazzled by its beauty. A magical place Enjoy

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank milu269
Reviewed October 10, 2018

Great Place! Unfortunately the weather wasn't great but that didn't spoil our day. Nice place to go with family. Handicapped parking and shuttle to the fair. Great vendors, wine tasting, food trucks, food, birds of prey, bouncy castle and train ride for the kids, face...More

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank dianeinacton
Reviewed October 9, 2018

We have visited this attraction every October for the last 3 years. We come for the long weekend festival. The festival consists of vendors selling their wares. These are arts and crafts. Most of the vendors here offer high quality products. There are also those...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Frick01
Reviewed October 2, 2018

We have visited this site on several occasions and continue to be fascinated by the historical saga and the machinery of the age that people used to make flour. This was a tough industry with hardened individuals to do the labor and make it a...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Magoo819
Reviewed August 30, 2018 via mobile

Would have loved to see this place because the pictures look beautiful, but after driving around aimlessly for 10 minutes looking for a parking lot, we decided to give up and go somewhere else. For a park that is supposedly supposed to be open to...More

Date of experience: August 2018
4  Thank cecilym2727
Reviewed August 18, 2018

Little day trip to Ball's Falls as I'd never been before. Cute little historical village to visit as well. Easy hike to both lower and upper falls (upper is a bit more difficult, proper footwear is recommended). However at both falls there is a lot...More

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank NicoleR782
Reviewed August 14, 2018

This was definitely a trip worth remembering. We set out not knowing what to expect, and was welcomed by a very clean and pristine conservation area. It is absolutely clean and the visitor centre staff were just amazing.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank pinini753
Reviewed August 7, 2018

Ball's fall is a unique gem hidden away. The combination of hiking trails, waterfalls and historical buildings really makes this place one of a kind. It's not to expensive for an entrance fee and you could spend the whole day here on a picnic and...More

Date of experience: September 2017
1  Thank PeruDreamer
Reviewed July 18, 2018

This is a great location for hiking and outdoor activies. There is plenty of trails and lots of water for cooling off in. Have seen many a dogs enjoying their walks

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank kari t
Reviewed July 9, 2018

Ball's Falls is a hidden gem. It has historic area to visit and learn the history of Ball family as early settlers. The hike to the falls with fantastic view is easy and short. It is no small falls, so it's worth it!. The place...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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Scott M
June 9, 2017|
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Response from KathleenR_28 | Reviewed this property |
Based on their website, there is an admission fee. It is $7 per adult. Car admission is $21 max. If there are 5 of you in the car, max will be $21 which the five of you can split.
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kmg0714
June 4, 2016|
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Response from kerux | Reviewed this property |
As far as I know. Probably not in the Conservation Authority buildings, though.
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