Hamilton Conservation Authority City of Hamilton Bruce Trail Conservancy


Waterfall of the Week - Promontory Falls

  Creek:  Surface Creek

  Ribbon / Waterfall / Horsetail

  Height:  59.04 feet / 18 metres

  Width:  3.28 feet / 1 metres

  Coordinates:  43.1982 N / 79.6523 W

Access Information (from Parking Lot):
(i) Time - 20 minutes
(ii) Distance - 1804 feet / 550 meters
(iii) Accessibility - "M"
(Easy, Moderate, Difficult)

Ownership:  Private
Property:  Private with permission to access
Flow of Water:  Dries Up
Facilities:  Bruce Trail
Other Attractions Nearby:  Puddicombe Farms, convenience store, restaurant, motel, gas station, Dofasco 2000 Trail, Battlefield House Museum, Devil's Punchbowl CA, Erland Lee House Museum, Town of Grimsby, City of Stoney Creek

Directions from Hwy 403:  From QEW take the Fifty Rd. exit and follow this road south up the escarpment. Park on the right side of the road at the top of the hill. Follow Fifty Rd. back down the escarpment until you reach the Bruce Trail. Head west on the Bruce Trail until you reach the waterfall on the south side of the trail.

Map of Promontory Falls :   Promontory Falls using Hamilton Maps

ESA (Environmentally Sensitive Area):   Devil's Punchbowl Escarpment

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