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Nice waterfall but icy in the winter

Dew's Fall is located near Hamilton and about 40 min drive from Toronto. There is a small pay... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
gzau
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San Diego, California
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To view in the wet season and NOT late Fall

To view in the wet season and NOT late Fall when water levels are at their lowest. The scene is... read more

Reviewed 2 October 2018
Tom F
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Grand Rapids, Canada
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All reviews dundas peak parking lot hamilton area nice waterfall side street pay to park worth seeing wonderful view shuttle buses lookout point entrance fee easy hike spencer gorge last weekend old mill niagara escarpment day trip
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Dew's Fall is located near Hamilton and about 40 min drive from Toronto. There is a small pay parking lot there. The walk is not long and pretty easy. The only thing was it gets icy when it's cold. There is a nice view of...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 19 October 2018 via mobile

We drove 1 hour, and are so disappointed. All parking lots are closed. You can’t park on the streets nether. We asked the employee where we are supposed to park, and she tells us to drive 15min (1hour walk), to park in Christie Lake’s parking,...More

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank Lau B
Reviewed 15 October 2018

Only way to get any legal parking is to drive 10 mins away and pay $15/car and an additional $5 per person, then take a shuttle back to the place. Unless of course you have a dog, which isn't permitted on the shuttle, so you...More

Date of experience: October 2018
3  Thank Tom O
Reviewed 8 October 2018 via mobile

The poor rating is based on overall experience. If this is based on the scenic view alone, then I would give it a 4 star rating. The flagrant money grab of this place is disgusting. It’s $10 for parking 4km away, and $5 admission. There...More

Date of experience: October 2018
3  Thank thaisomerset
Reviewed 2 October 2018

To view in the wet season and NOT late Fall when water levels are at their lowest. The scene is beautiful and is a free attraction with consideration for parking ($10.00). Also has adjoining trail with Webster Falls.

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 22 September 2018 via mobile

This waterfall is v beautiful and tall. It’s near Webster falls which is also a nice waterfall. The hiking trails are easy to hike and good for families. I believe they’re more strict with parking and hiking now but these waterfalls are worth a day...More

Date of experience: June 2018
2  Thank kellyduong
Reviewed 5 September 2018 via mobile

This popular destination for locals and history alike is becoming too busy to enjoy. To avoid crowds and enjoy the falls and natural environs without a lot of disteriobs and busynees, try to do during a week day and early! Impossible to enjoy in the...More

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank Mavi110
Reviewed 29 August 2018

beautiful place as I have recommended before make a plan spend the day.lots to see and do in Dundas/Hamilton/Ancaster. If you go on sunday don't miss brunch at the Ancaster old mill you can also see bread made the old fashion way.

Date of experience: June 2018
1  Thank Nilminee J
Reviewed 28 August 2018

Tew Falls is tall. It is 41 metres (134 feet) in height, which is just 10 metres less than Niagara Falls. We visited the Spencer Gorge Conservation Area and took the short hikes to both Tew Falls and Webster Falls (although half as high as...More

Date of experience: July 2018
2  Thank billyhockey
Reviewed 28 August 2018

There was no parking so like others, we parked on the side of the road. I ended up with a $26.00 parking ticket. I could NOT believe that they don't have anything better to do with there time then SPOIL a wonderful day by stabbing...More

Date of experience: August 2018
5  Thank Mary Ann W
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occams-razor
7 January 2018|
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Response from Dale H | Reviewed this property |
No entrance fee. There is a small parking lot just down the road and it is a pay per use lot. This is not a site for mobility challenged as the trail from the parking lot to the viewing area is not paved or even, just a dirt... More
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Bluefins3
8 August 2017|
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Response from jetlagger | Reviewed this property |
There are NO STAIRS AT ALL to get from the parking lot to the 1st lookout platform. Trust me on this since I live not too far from there and I have been there many times. But the 2nd platform has stairs. The view from the... More
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krichardson92
11 March 2017|
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Response from Gerda V | Reviewed this property |
I know people have had picnics at Tews falls. Some open grass areas before Tews Falls itself and that is basically it. Not sure if camping stoves are allowed! People usually use grass for picnics. Picnic tables not sure... More
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