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Waterfall of the Week - Darnley Cascade



  Creek:  Spencer Creek Creek

  Classification:
  Curtain / Cascade / Washboard

  Height:  13.12 feet / 4 metres

  Width:  72.16 feet / 22 metres

  Coordinates:  43.2772 N / 80.0068 W

Access Information (from Parking Lot):
(i) Time - 2 minutes
(ii) Distance - 32.8 feet / 10 meters
(iii) Accessibility - "M"
(Easy, Moderate, Difficult)

Ownership:  Hamilton Conservation Authority
Property:  Christie Lake CA
Flow of Water:  Year Round
Facilities:  Parking, park, trail, Darnley Grist Mill ruins, interpretive signage, dam
 
Other Attractions Nearby:  Convenience store, picnic table, pavillion, BBQ, fishing, swimming, boat rentals, washrooms, Bruce Trail, Town of Dundas, Dundas Valley CA, Hermitage Ruins, RBG, Dundurn Castle, Hamilton Farmers' Market, Crooks Hollow CA, Christie Lake CA

Directions from Hwy 403:  From Hwy 403 take the Hwy 6 N (Guelph) exit and travel approximately 3 km to Hwy 5 E. (Dundas St. E.). Turn left on Hwy 5 E. and then turn left onto Ofield Rd. S. Turn right onto Harvest Rd., Harvest Rd. will become Crooks Hollow Rd. Park on the right, past the Spencer Creek bridge, at the Darnley Mill ruins.

Map of Darnley Cascade :   Darnley Cascade using Hamilton Maps

ESA (Environmentally Sensitive Area):   Christie Stream Valley
 


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