This cascade is located right in the heart of the little tourist town of Bala. The falls occur where water from Bala Bay on Lake Muskoka drains to the Moon River. There are actually three waterfalls in the town. These are the largest of the three. The majority of the fall is over the dam, but there is a fairly nice cascade section just downstream of the dam. You can walk down on the bedrock on the right bank. Don't go to far though, as you'll end up on private cottage property. You can also walk over the footbridge above the dam.
Please treat our outdoors and other visitors with respect. Many waterfalls have been closed to the public because of bad behaviour. Also, note that waterfalls are on the traditional lands of Canada's Indigenous Peoples.
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