Hamilton Conservation Authority City of Hamilton Bruce Trail Conservancy
 
 

 

Upper Sanatorium Falls



  Creek:  Chedoke Creek Tributary Creek

  Classification:
  Ribbon / Cascade / Complex

  Height:  29.52 feet / 9 metres

  Width:  9.84 feet / 3 metres

  Coordinates:  43.2447 N / 79.9148 W

Access Information:
(i) Time - 2 minutes
(ii) Distance - 2624 feet / 15 meters
(iii) Accessibility - "M"
(Easy, Moderate, Difficult)

Ownership:  City of Hamilton
Property:  Escarpment Ward 1
Flow of Water:  Year Round
Facilities:  Parking (100 spaces), restaurant, telephone
 
Other Attractions Nearby:  Bruce Trail, bus stop, convenience store, motel, Dundas Valley CA, Tiffany Falls CA, Iroquoia Heights CA, Chedoke Radial Trail, Chedoke Golf Course

Directions from Hwy 403:  From Hwy 403 take the Aberdeen Ave. exit and then turn right onto Queen St. S. Follow Queen St. S. up the Escarpment, where it will turn into Beckett Dr. and then Garth St. Turn right onto Denlow Dr. Follow this road until it becomes Scenic Dr. Turn right onto Sanitorium Rd. and follow to the Escarpment brow. The waterfall is located at the mouth of the gorge.

ESA (Environmentally Sensitive Area):   Hamilton Escarpment


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