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Indian Falls

318607 Grey Road 1, Owen Sound, Ontario N4K 5N4, Canada
+1 519-376-3076
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Great hike.

This waterfall is amazing. It reminds me of a miniture Niagara falls. It's a nice hike up to the... read more

Reviewed February 5, 2018
Todd L
via mobile
Small but Beautiful Conservation Area

Lots of free parking. Washrooms. Closed in the winter and early spring. A beautiful but... read more

Reviewed October 23, 2017
rnr636
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Elora, Canada
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Almost inside a city, Indian Falls are in Sarawak Township, at the northwestern edge of Owen Sound. A one-kilometre walk through Indian Falls Conservation Area leads through ferns, trees and wildflowers. The horseshoe-shaped falls drop to a quiet pool before Indian Creek flows on to empty into Owen Sound Bay.Driving Directions:Follow the scenic Georgian Bay Route from 2nd Avenue West to Grey Road 1. Look for Conservation Area sign directing you west to parking area.
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“nice hike” (7 reviews)
“short hike” (6 reviews)
“parking lot” (6 reviews)
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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318607 Grey Road 1, Owen Sound, Ontario N4K 5N4, Canada
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+1 519-376-3076
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Reviewed February 5, 2018 via mobile

This waterfall is amazing. It reminds me of a miniture Niagara falls. It's a nice hike up to the falls, it has a well marked trail. This is a must see attraction. Just go out and enjoy yourself.

Thank Todd L
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Reviewed October 23, 2017

Lots of free parking. Washrooms. Closed in the winter and early spring. A beautiful but challenging trail that is about 1 km long leads you along the Indian River and up the gorge. There are 2 levels of stairs that assist your 15 metre ascent....More

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Reviewed October 19, 2017 via mobile

A nice drive along waters of Georgian Bay will get you here. It is located in the Indian Falls Conservation Area. There is lots of parking and no fees. There are washrooms but no picnic tables that I saw. And it is not open in...More

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Reviewed October 9, 2017

It is a short walk but strenuous if your are out of shape. There are steps up to and some tree roots to navigate through. I would advise wearing appropriate hiking shoes as the trail can be slick in wet weather. If you look close...More

Thank Edward P
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Reviewed October 8, 2017 via mobile

Beautiful view of the falls, and very nice hiking trails as well. They go right down to the bottom of the falls. Quite the hike, but very worth it. Beautiful at any time of the year but especially breathtaking during a clear winter day.

Thank Karley H
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Reviewed October 3, 2017

Great place to enjoy the outdoors. The hike to the falls is not too strenuous and can be done in under an hour.

Thank U4381EAcarolf
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Reviewed September 7, 2017 via mobile

Great waterfall to go and check out. Nice hike and you can get up above the waterfall and you can also go down below and see it from the canyon.

Thank Pyrosomnia
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Reviewed August 13, 2017

This year the normal path has flooded because of heavy rain. It is a tortuous walk and the path to the bottom of the falls was inaccessible during our visit. We made it to the top successfully. Will return in the fall and next year!

Thank Sasha D
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Reviewed August 11, 2017

The trail to view the top of the falls is very well-maintained and a nice walk. There were some people stream bashing and there is a trail along the stream but it was pretty muddy and awkward attimes. You could slip down easily if you...More

Thank R0550
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Reviewed July 19, 2017

This waterfall lies west of the ball diamond in Balmy Beach. Park in the parking lot, then look for the trail markers. For the most part, the trail is not that challenging, although there is one portion you have to climb up to the top...More

Thank Artie1
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