Espanola Spillway
by Mark Harris. Online since 1999. In print ©2003, ©2011.

   Thanks to Gord Collins for this picture!  

   About this Waterfall
Rating: 2D/5  Size: Medium Access: Moderate Type: Cascade with Dam

Waterfall Region: Northeast    County: Sudbury    Near: Espanola

Watercourse: unknown watercourse   Latitude, Longitude: 46.27138, -81.7694

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Another site of what was probably once a fantastic waterfall, this has been largely taken over by a large concrete dam. A metal railway bridge crowns the dam, though it doesn't ruin a nice scene. The lower third of the falls is still over bedrock, and I have seen quite pleasing photographs made of the entire scene. But I'm not sure if you can get close to this site by land, so you may need to make a telephoto photograph from Hwy 6.   (updated June 20, 2014).

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