Bracebridge Falls
Photo by Mark Harris

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About this Waterfall

Unfortunately, a dam, bridge and urban development have somewhat spoiled what must have once surely been a fantastic falls! Still, this waterfall is well worth visiting, and is a strong reminder of the importance of waterfalls to society. The town recognizes this, as the falls are the focal point of civic pride. Parkland surrounds them on both sides of the river, and the view from the bridge is impressive.

A sturdy viewing platform on the left bank affords good views, although during higher flows, you should expect to get mist on your camera lense. A second smaller falls, also covered under a bridge, is located about 150 m upstream. The falls are lit up at night with coloured floodlights.

Some Quick Facts

Region: Cottage
County: Muskoka
Near: Bracebridge
River: Muskoka River (North Branch)
Size: Large
Type: Cascade under Bridge
Access: Easy
Coordinates: 45.0387, -79.308
Parking: No parking map yet

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Get descriptions and directions for over 125 of the best waterfalls in Ontario. Each is illustrated by full-page colour photos by professional photographer, George Fischer.

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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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