Hamilton Conservation Authority City of Hamilton Bruce Trail Conservancy
 
 

 

Waterfall of the Week - Heritage Falls



  Creek:  Sulphur Creek Tributary Creek

  Classification:
  Classical / Cascade / Washboard

  Height:  16.4 feet / 5 metres

  Width:  9.84 feet / 3 metres

  Coordinates:  43.24 N / 80.0039 W

Access Information (from Parking Lot):
(i) Time - 20 minutes
(ii) Distance - 4264 feet / 1300 meters
(iii) Accessibility - "M"
(Easy, Moderate, Difficult)

Ownership:  Hamilton Conservation Authority
Property:  Dundas Valley CA
Flow of Water:  Dries Up
Facilities:  Parking (50 spaces), Hermitage Ruins, trail, picnic table, washroom
 
Other Attractions Nearby:  Bruce Trail, convenience store, gas station, restaurant, motel, retail stores, Town of Ancaster, Dundas Valley CA, Griffin House, Fieldcote Memorial Park & Museum, RBG, Dundurn Castle, Hamilton Farmers' Market, Crooks Hollow CA, Christie Lake CA, Tiffany Falls CA, Iroquoia Heights CA

Directions from Hwy 403:  From Hwy 403 take the Lincoln Alexander Parkway exit and keep to the right to merge onto Rousseaux St. At the ‘T’ intersection turn left onto Wilson St. E. Turn right onto Sulphur Springs Rd. and turn right again at the three-way stop to remain on Sulphur Springs Rd. The parking lot for the Hermitage ruins is on the right before the turn off for Sulphur Springs Rd. At the far end of the parking lot, follow the Homestead Trail to the waterfall.

Map of Heritage Falls :   Heritage Falls using Hamilton Maps

ESA (Environmentally Sensitive Area):   Dundas Valley
 


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