Hoggs Falls
Photo by Mark Harris

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About this Waterfall

Hoggs Falls is a lesser-known neighbour of Eugenia Falls. It is much smaller, undeveloped, beautiful, yet still remarkably easy to access. The waterfall is classified as a plunge waterfall, but unlike most plunge falls, there is no obvious underlying weaker formation below. The face of this waterfall consists of similar rock from top to bottom and you don't see large blocks of dolostone littering the base of the falls like at so many other falls along the Niagara Escarpment.

As you drive north along Lower Valley Rd, watch for a new gravel parking area on the left, about 1 km down the road. Follow the path for just a few minute to the falls. There is a nice natural overlook for the waterfall. Getting to the bottom isn't impossible, and I've seen families with young kids down there. It should be pretty obvious how people descend. Just be careful and expect to get a bit muddy.

Some Quick Facts

Region: Lake Huron
County: Grey
Near: Flesherton
River: Boyne River
Size: Small
Type: Plunge
Access: Moderate
Coordinates: 44.2868, -80.5441
Parking: Click for Parking Lot Directions

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