We went on a weekend so a few of the areas were quite busy such as tew s falls and webster s falls. Its water source is the red hill creek.
One of the top attractions is dundas peak a stunning cliff side lookout in the area.
Waterfalls to visit in hamilton. This incredible cascade waterfall you won t soon forget stands 18 metres wide and 19 metres tall with the water tumbling over rock that s transformed into steps and shelves over time. It is only a few metres shorter than niagara falls and offers spectacular vistas of the gorge. Tews falls is located near dundurn and it s also near hermitage ruins and the hamilton farmer s market.
The water flows year round with the exception of times of very little rainfall when the flow has been known to stop. Tew s falls is a ribbon waterfall in the hamilton area that is 41 metres in height making it the tallest waterfall in hamilton and shorter than niagara falls by 11 metres tew s falls is one of the premier waterfalls pouring over the height of the niagara escarpment in dundas and it s a definite photogenic must see when you re in the area. Perhaps one of the largest and most beautiful waterfalls in hamilton albion falls is a classic cascade waterfall in the red hill valley.
Spencer gorge conservation area hamilton ontario near webster falls there is also tew falls hamilton s tallest waterfall. This waterfall wasn t frozen at all except for a small section of ice beside it. Best to visit tews in the spring.
Tews falls is the highest of all the waterfalls in hamilton and falls 135 feet 41 metres into logie s creek in spencer s gorge. It can dry up in the summer months. Albion falls is one of the best waterfalls in hamilton and the best one to see in the east end of hamilton.
You can no longer stand at the base of albion falls or on the waterfall ledges. It s the tallest waterfall about 41 meters 135 feet. A group of us decided to do a day tour to see some of the waterfalls of hamilton.
If you are planning on heading. Tews falls is hamilton s version of niagara falls. Anyways to the north of downtown hamilton is dundas greensville with a number of waterfalls conservation areas and hiking trails that you can explore.
It does freeze completely when it gets cold enough outside. Others were not as busy such as tiffany falls and sherman falls. It is 18 metres wide and 19 metres tall and classified as a cascade with many steps as the water flows to the bottom.
Albion falls is easily one of the most spectacular waterfalls in hamilton rippling over the niagara escarpment in red hill valley. Although there isn t a trail connecting the two waterfalls it is a quick drive between the parking lots making it quite easy to see both in one trip. Chasing waterfalls across the city is a must do during any visit to hamilton.
We re home to more than 100 waterfalls tucked behind the trails of the niagara escarpment that cuts through the city.