High Falls on Pigeon
Photo by Mark Harris


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About this Waterfall

Easily one of the highlights of the Thunder Bay area. If you are visiting earlier in the season when river levels are still high, don't miss the 40 min drive south of the city to see this one. Park in the Welcome Centre for Ontario (this is right across the border from Minnesota). Follow the signs to find the falls. You will have to follow a trail that walks back north in a shallow gully beside the highway. Cross under the road via the tunnel, and then keep left. There are two trails to the top. The one to the left gives you more views of the river on the way.

A viewing area at the top keeps visitors well protected by fences. If you see anyone across the river, wave and yell 'Hello, Minnesota!'

Some Quick Facts

Region: Northwest
County: Thunder Bay
Near: Crooks
River: Pigeon River
Size: Large
Type: Plunge
Access: Moderate
Coordinates: 48.0048, -89.598
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!


  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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