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7 Ontario Waterfalls You Must Visit this Winter

Ontario is known for the spectacular Niagara Falls, but it is also home to hundreds of waterfalls different shapes and sizes waiting to be explored. If you haven’t had the chance to check out Ontario waterfalls in winter, let these photos inspire you to bundle up and visit to these beauties.

1. Borer’s Falls

Classified as a “ribbon” waterfall, Borer’s Falls becomes an icy beauty in the winter.


2. Tiffany Falls, Ancaster

Part of the Hamilton Conservation Authority, these falls are 68.88 feet / 21 metres in height. Though their flow slows in the winter, they are just as striking.


3. Inglis Falls, Owen Sound

This 18-metre high cascade on the Bruce Trail marks where the Sydenham River meets the Niagara Escarpment.




4. Sherman Falls, Hamilton

This terraced waterfall is stunning whether the flow is completely frozen or just a gentle trickle.


5. Hog’s Back Falls, Ottawa

Minutes from the heart of the city, these falls bring together the natural and urban worlds.

6. Hoggs Falls, Flesherton

The perfect destination for your next snowshoe adventure.

7. Kakabeka Falls, Thunder Bay

It’s known as the Niagara of the north and is stunning in any season!

Always be safe when visiting Ontario’s waterfalls with these tips.

See more Ontario waterways and waterfalls here.

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