Middle Falls on Trent
Photo by Mark Harris

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About this Waterfall

This waterfall is no where near as spectacular as Healey Falls, which is found upstream. And with water being diverted to a powerhouse, it can dry up to a boring trickle in later summer. At higher flows (eg. April, May) though this can be an interesting spot to visit. The river blasts under a wide water level control dam before spreading perhaps 100 m or more across a wide stepped limestone plain. Each falls is less than 1 m in height, which makes it difficult to get a good "Waterfall picture".

But this is easily accessible via a small parking lot on the east side of County Rd 50, about 5 km north of Campbellford. Lock 14 of the Trent Canal is located here too, so if the falls pittles out in summer, you can at least enjoy the boats and the broad expense of dry bedrock riverbed.

Some Quick Facts

Region: Eastern
County: Northumberland
Near: Campbellford
River: Trent River
Size: Small
Type: Wide Cascade with Dam
Access: Easy
Coordinates: 44.3349, -77.7726
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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