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Bruce's Caves Conservation Area

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Address: Grey County Rd. 26, Wiarton, Ontario, Canada
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+1 519-376-3076

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Nice hike

The time of year that we visited wasn't the greatest but it was still a nice hike. The trail was very poorly marked and only the worn path and knocked down bushes indicated you... read more

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Niagara Falls, Canada
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22 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The time of year that we visited wasn't the greatest but it was still a nice hike. The trail was very poorly marked and only the worn path and knocked down bushes indicated you were going the proper direction. It would have also been nicer it the trail was a loop instead of just walking till the undergrowth was too... More 

1 Thank Kanukopf
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57 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 March 2017

Took the family (wife and preteens) for an afternoon hike. The terrain is rocky but not overly aggressive. take good shoes and flip flops would be a big fail!. There are a couple of caves to check out and there is climbing available on some if you feel so inclined. We took great pictures and the who;e family loved it.... More 

1 Thank pstechnology
Lions Head
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120 reviews
8 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 53 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 January 2017

Love this area, it makes you feel good. If you have the time to spare go see the caves. They are very interesting.

Thank jean519
Frankfurt, Germany
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138 reviews
80 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 November 2016

A sunny day in November and just about 15 cars in the parking lot - a great opportunity to go for a walk without hundreds of other people around.

Thank 12Travellingismylife
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35 reviews
12 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 October 2016

Went to two caving areas on the weekend, this one was our first stop. It was nice and great to see, but the trail was a little to short and left me wanting more caves!

Thank Andrew J
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12 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 September 2016 via mobile

Went a nature walk for about 2 hours and we still wasn't at the end by my son had fallen asleep on the trail and had to turn around. But the trail was good cuz it is also marked so you won get lost. Next time Weill hopefully get to do the whole trail.

Thank Trini O
Mississauga, Canada
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46 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 September 2016

Make sure you take a good pair of running shoes or hiking shoes and prepare to explore some great scenic caves. If you're a nature enthusiast and you are visiting the Wiarton area, you must visit Bruce's Caves, you won't be disappointed. Drive down the road very slowly because it's not in the best of shape, especially if you drive... More 

Thank WMazuera
London, Canada
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36 reviews
10 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 September 2016

This is part of the Bruce Trail system throughout Ontario. You walk for about a kilometre to get to large amphitheatre style caves. There are some chimneys that the explorers among your group can shimmy up. Where proper walking or hiking shoes - no flip-flops - the trail is not difficult, but the caves have a lot of loose rock... More 

Thank RubysMother
Belleville, Canada
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19 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 August 2016 via mobile

Went with my family on a not so busy day. The trails are nice, not hard to navigate as there is clearly only one way until the caves. The caves themselves are a whole in a cliff, it is interesting to observe nature's power. You can head out from the main cave to look at a side cave that is... More 

Thank Matt M
Wiarton, Ontario, Canada
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31 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 August 2016 via mobile

Lives this area. Not a long hike back toncaves but quite scenic. Took a lot of.family photos back here. Quite nice to check out. Would definitely go again.

Thank Lynn W

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