Borers Falls
Photo courtesy Frances Maas

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About this Waterfall

A little smaller than it's more famous neighbours (Webster's and Tews Falls), this is no less interesting, and just as pretty. There won't be the crowds that gather at the others, but at the same time, this one isn't as well set up for visiting. It's a long walk to the base of the gorge... or... if you're careful and don't mind getting dirty, there may still be a muddy access point along the right gorge wall where the rock face is only a meter or two high. From this point you can lower yourself on to a big boulder pile, and then pick your way to the base of the falls. Be careful around the crest of the falls, as there are no safety fences.

Some Quick Facts

Region: Hamilton
County: Hamilton
Near: Clappison's Corners
River: Borer's Creek
Size: Medium
Type: Plunge
Access: Easy
Coordinates: 43.2938, -79.9368
Parking: No parking map yet

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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!

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