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Niagara Glen Nature Areas

Niagara Parkway, Niagara Falls, Ontario L2E 6T2, Canada
+1 877-642-7275
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“great hike” (28 reviews)
“hiking trails” (23 reviews)
“trail map” (20 reviews)
Niagara Parkway, Niagara Falls, Ontario L2E 6T2, Canada
+1 877-642-7275
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Reviewed 6 days ago

Even at this time of year (November) the drive along Niagara Parkway was wonderful. A picturesque alternative route to the QEW between Niagara-on-the-Lake and Niagara Falls but a little slower! The sights are worth the extra time taken to get there.

Thank 1stprinciples
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

we didnt reaise there was such an extensive trail system here. this is a must visit for nature lovers.

Thank the_Chilcotts8251
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We really enjoyed our morning at Niagara Glen. We had done the first hornblower cruise, and had then caught the Wego out to Niagara Glen. The information center looks quite new, and had a very helpful guy at the counter. Unfortunately, they were out of...More

Thank jimbobler
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We love nature. This area is just beautiful. The Niagara River, the giant outcroppings of rocks, the fall colors in the woods. Enjoyed the area.

Thank RainyWalk
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

So beautiful in the fall to be in nature like this . Make a day of it . Take your time and enjoy how beautiful it is . Bring plenty of water because it really kicks the stuff out of you getting down the glen...More

Reviewed 6 November 2017

The trails are amazing and beautiful, and easy to follow using the map and colour coded scheme. You can't get much better than this park to get up close and personal with the Niagara river, whirlpool, and falls. On top of all the natural wonder...More

Thank mlarocca2
Reviewed 5 November 2017

Wished it was better marked but we did find our way down the banks of the whirlpool. Great perspective after riding above in the Aerocar. Short hike, but significant elevation change - bring water.

Thank RandiFayeC
Reviewed 3 November 2017

A somewhat difficult hike down into the gorge, put you face to face with the river as it passes through class 6 rapids.

Thank N713
Reviewed 1 November 2017

In some ways this place was frustrating. We were told they are upgrading their tracks and signage which is overdue. We are experienced bush walkers and we managed to lose our track and ended up on a different path to the one intended. All the...More

Thank alwsempl
Reviewed 31 October 2017

It was a perfect fall day so that made it even better. We did as many loops as we could, brought a lunch to enjoy looking over the river. The boulder climbers are great to watch. The trails are not clearly marked but it is...More

Thank Catherine V
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22 November 2017|
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Response from Squiggett007 | Reviewed this property |
Yes, the whole area is open for hiking,
22 August 2017|
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Response from Vijay P | Reviewed this property |
The metal stairs are stable and sturdy like normal staircase. Nothing small or wobbly there so should not cause an issue. you can walk to the whirlpool and then walk along the river to complete the full loop. it offers some... More
29 May 2017|
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Response from Dave D | Reviewed this property |
It is between the Botanical Gardens (Butterfly Conservatory) and the new zipline adventure. You will see a large parking lot that is completely open to the road and a stone building that looks like a train station (it was... More