Chisholms Mills Cascade
Photo by Mark Harris

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About this Waterfall

The low waterfall here has been extensively modified by a low dam. It doesn't make for great waterfall photography, but there are some photographic opportunities here. An old tin-clad mill sits across the river at the far end of the waterfall. Be careful, as the rocks can be slippery and a sign proclaims that swimmers have died at this location before. The side of the river with the mill is off-limits, but I was able to wander around the other side without running into Private Property signs.

I have seen people painting at this site on more than one occasion. Along the river bank, you can observe the younger, flat-lying Paleozoic rocks overlying the older Pre-Cambrian rocks.

Some Quick Facts

Region: Eastern
County: Hastings
Near: Chisholm's Mills
River: Moira River
Size: Small
Type: Cascade with Dam
Access: Easy
Coordinates: 44.353, -77.3082
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.
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