Fishermans Falls
Photo by Mark Harris


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About this Waterfall

While not really the prettiest falls, this is an interesting site to visit. The Current River, after having fallen over the Cascades and Boulevard Lake Falls, takes its last tumble before emptying into Lake Superior. Part of the falls is hidden under the bridges for Shipyard Dr and the railway tracks. As long as the flows aren't too high, you can wander up the bedrock beside the river to a bit of exploring. On the far side of the river stand some of Thunder Bay's iconic grain elevators. Other than the bridges, the whole scene is open to the sky and surrounded by some derelict industrial lands. But it's a pleasant place, and the small park has a few nice picnic tables.


Some Quick Facts

Region: Northwest
County: Thunder Bay
Near: Thunder Bay
River: Current River
Size: Small
Type: Wide Rock Rapids
Access: Easy
Coordinates: 48.4527, -89.1842
Parking: No parking map yet
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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!


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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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