Beamer Falls
Photo by Mark Harris


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About this Waterfall

This waterfall is an interesting example of the ramp form which occurs where a strong resistant caprock formation is absent. This prevents the formation of a "plunge" class waterfall (eg. Balls Falls), because there is no hard rock layer protruding over the softer rocks. This falls hasn't been as developed for visiting. But if you are careful, look around for a way to descend into the gorge. Not straight over the edge - there are some gentler ways down. Photography is way better down here. In the nearby conservation area (off Quarry Rd) there is an interpretive sign that includes a photo by yours truly!


Some Quick Facts

Region: Greater Toronto
County: Niagara
Near: Grimsby
River: Forty Mile Creek
Size: Medium
Type: Ramp
Access: Easy
Coordinates: 43.1834, -79.5739
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Caution!

Mark Harris hereby notifies you that he makes no guarantee that it is safe to visit any waterfall identified on this site. Conditions can change. Always use caution.
  Mark Harris hereby notifies you that this web site does not give you permission to visit this waterfall or to trespass.


  The northern and eastern portions of the province (as well as the Bruce Peninsula) are "bear territory". Be prepared!


  Mark Harris hereby notifies you that he makes no guarantee that the directions provided on this web site are correct, safe and/or legal.

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Caution!

Visiting waterfalls can be dangerous. Mark Harris hereby notifies you that he takes no responsibilty for your safety. Inclusion of a waterfall on this site does not guarantee that it is legal to visit.


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