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Scenic High Falls

Wawa, Ontario, Canada
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Take a few minutes out of your drive to enjoy nature and the beautiful falls and rapids you may... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Janet R
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Once you're there, you'll enjoy it

Pretty enough falls. Not close to the hwy though. It must be 3 or 4 km over a goat path of a trail... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Tecumseh, Canada
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“dirt road” (12 reviews)
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“short drive” (6 reviews)
Wawa, Ontario, Canada
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Take a few minutes out of your drive to enjoy nature and the beautiful falls and rapids you may even see a deer chipmunk or squirrel to highlight your stop well worth it and a beautiful memory

Thank Janet R
Reviewed 2 days ago

Pretty enough falls. Not close to the hwy though. It must be 3 or 4 km over a goat path of a trail to get to see the falls. Bring a camera. There is a a washroom kiosk. It is a nice place to picnic...More

Thank ColindeBain241
Reviewed 3 days ago

The falls were ok. Nice picnic area with washrooms however we tried to go on the trails but were met with keep out signs and trails that abruptly end. That was disappointing. If you want to see falls, go to Kakabaka falls in Thunder Bay.

1  Thank Marla H
Reviewed 6 days ago

Located along a length of poorly graded dirt road, this attraction is nice but not a must-see. A small pavilion and nice view would make it a good stop for a picnic but its too far from the highway to be convenient. If you're a...More

1  Thank RoMoDoJo
Reviewed 5 July 2017

Well worth the drive in to see and only a few minutes from Wawa, Ontario. The road, however would embarrass Saskatchewan! Although not as large as Kakabeka Falls the are extremely pretty. Very nice picnic area right at the falls. Lots of signage explaining the...More

2  Thank Dale H
Reviewed 16 June 2017 via mobile

Not bad; worth getting out of the car for if you're passing - but nowhere near as good as the Kakabeka Falls at Thunder Bay.

1  Thank chiangmaicharlies
Reviewed 12 June 2017

Wife and I visited here on 6/11/17. Good signage off 17 leading you on dirt road to falls. I'm handicapped so picture of what you can see from your car. A cane or walking sticks can handle the few stairs. No bathroom if in wheel...More

2  Thank Chuck B
Reviewed 7 June 2017 via mobile

A little off the beaten path but you will be rewarded. The day we visited, the falls we're flowing wildly thanks to rain the night before & it being Spring.

Thank Cynthia P
Reviewed 4 May 2017

There are three falls -- two of which can be seen from the road while one requires a hike. The road is dirt with many pot holes. This was early in the season so many places are not open yet and we didn't see any...More

Thank torontojudy
Reviewed 15 February 2017

You will love visiting the falls picnic tables , washroom , tails , enjoyable for Solo , couples or the whole Family .

1  Thank Lrainbows
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27 August 2015|
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Response from 53Shadrach | Reviewed this property |
Yes, there are signs. Just keep an eye out for them!