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The Niagara Parkway (FREE) – The most beautiful views of the Niagara River

The Niagara Parkway, formerly known as Niagara Boulevard and historically as the Niagara Road, is a scenic road in the province of Ontario that travels on the Canadian side of the Niagara River from the town of Fort Erie to Niagara-on-the-Lake. The portion north of Table Rock in Niagara Falls is designated as an Ontario Scenic Highway. The Niagara Parkway begins at Fort Erie in the south. It passes through … Read more »

Bruce Trail Niagara Section (FREE)

Bruce Trail Niagara Section Highlights The Bruce Trail is the oldest and longest marked hiking trail in Canada. It is currently 885km long with over 400km of side trails. More than 400,000 visits are made to the Trail as people walk, snowshoe, watch wildlife, take photographs and admire the glorious scenery of the Niagara Escarpment. Niagara Section: Queenston to Grimsby Website: www.niagarabrucetrail.org Website: http://brucetrail.org/places/9 Distance to Tobermory: 893.9 km Exploring: … Read more »

Niagara Glen & Whirlpool (FREE) – A unique spot of beauty deep in the Great Gorge

The Niagara Glen is a unique spot of beauty deep in the Great Gorge that has been a designated Nature Reserve since 1992. Stairways lead to 4 km (2.5 mi) of paths that wind through a pristine pocket of Carolinian Forest, past boulders left behind as the Falls eroded through the area thousands of years ago. Visitors should be aware that hikes through the Niagara Glen involve an elevation change … Read more »