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Englishman River Falls Provincial Park

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Address: 2245 Errington Rd, Errington, British Columbia V0R 1V0, Canada
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Lovely scenery

Beautiful scenery, nice walks.....bring a 🎥 camera. Amazing sights during the spring runoff......the water roars over the falls.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

Beautiful scenery, nice walks.....bring a 🎥 camera. Amazing sights during the spring runoff......the water roars over the falls.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 December 2016 via mobile

Wow!! These falls are spectacular to see!! Regularly it is a short walk from the parking lot but with the snowfall it was a 10 min walk from the locked gate. Warm clothing was needed for this activity.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 November 2016

This place is beautiful. It actually has two cataracts, with the upper one being the wildest. The water plunges into a deep, narrow slot in the rock before heading downstream. Standing on the bridge you will get some of the mist. The lower falls also has a bridge where the trail crosses back to the parking lot side of the... More 

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Lantzville, British Columbia, Canada
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 November 2016 via mobile

It probably won't be the longest hike you take but it is a "don't miss" when in the area. Beautiful falls await you as you do this circuitous walk. The duration can be quite short if you're an avid hiker but is a very doable leisurely walk even if you're physically lacking.

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Ottawa, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 November 2016

We stopped here on our way to Coombs and took a little hike to the falls. They are literally 10 minutes from the parking lot and if you are mobility challenged not too hard a walk. There are hikes that you can do that are more challenging but we were happy just to take a look at the falls. There... More 

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Winnipeg, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 November 2016 via mobile

This a a gorgeous spot 7 km off the highway between Parksville and Coombs. We have been here many times but always enjoy the beauty of the forest and Falls. With all the rain this fall, The Falls were roaring.

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Nanaimo, Canada
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 November 2016

Spring, summer, or fall, we love coming to this place either for a walk, picnic, or both. The falls can be rugged and raw, yet a bit further downstream people are swimming.

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Saskatoon, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 October 2016

Make sure you drive just past the campground to the day use area to the trail head. Not a long walk to the lower falls and it's a groomed trail.

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Calgary, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016

Just a short drive from Parksville is a very interesting, beautiful provincial park with 2 waterfalls rushing in a very narrow canyon so not only is it magnificent but very loud. The hike to both falls is about 2 km and quite steep in some places. It is very much worth the time to visit this site.

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Yeppoon, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 October 2016 via mobile

We didn't know what to expect when driving down the winding narrow road for what seemed like ages but the falls were worth it. There are lower and upper falls. Both beautiful.

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