Beaver Falls
Photo by Mark Harris

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About this Waterfall

This is a pretty waterfall situated right on the south side of Hwy 556. The waterfall itself is unfortunately located on private property, and given the good view of the falls from the road, the owner would easily be able to watch you trespass across his/her lands. Otherwise, the waterfall would no doubt receive a higher visitability score. Fortunately, the waterfall is easily viewed and photographed from the roadside. From Hwy 17 turn right on Rd 556 and drive for about 21 km. There are no signs, and no parking areas. If you reach the intersection with Algoma Rd 532, you have driven about 5 km too far.

Some Quick Facts

Region: Algoma
County: Algoma
Near: Island Lake
River: Northland Creek
Size: Small
Type: Tall Cascade
Access: Roadside Only
Coordinates: 46.7382, -84.1335
Parking: No parking map yet

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Get descriptions and directions for over 125 of the best waterfalls in Ontario. Each is illustrated by full-page colour photos by professional photographer, George Fischer.

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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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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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