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Callaghan's Rapids Conservation Area

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Fast Water Fun!

Can't say enough about this gem! So much fun! The rapids are lovely and refreshing with good... read more

Reviewed August 15, 2018
Janet D

Very cool place to sit and chill for the day. Fun for swimming and maybe a picnic....at certain... read more

Reviewed March 4, 2018
Marmora, Canada
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15 Aug 2018
“Fast Water Fun!”
4 Mar 2018
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Callaghan Rapids Road, Marmora, Ontario K0K 2M0, Canada
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Reviewed August 15, 2018

Can't say enough about this gem! So much fun! The rapids are lovely and refreshing with good places to swim as well as good places to paddle. Can't wait to go back.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Janet D
Reviewed March 4, 2018 via mobile

Very cool place to sit and chill for the day. Fun for swimming and maybe a picnic....at certain times of the year the kayaking is amazing.

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank Greatfun57
Reviewed August 13, 2017 via mobile

I sure wish this beautiful place wasn't known to the general public, five years ago no one knew of it now it's a hotspot all because of the Toronto Caving Group and ppl like this trip advisor user mapleLeaf 1867, now I'm seeing broken bottles...More

Date of experience: July 2016
Thank jjb1769
Reviewed July 18, 2017 via mobile

Fun place for adventure...can swim, sit in sun, explore, or try the rapids. Never busy...great for picnic. Bring bugspray

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank paulajp74
Reviewed July 17, 2017

The directions off the road or the trail signs were absent, but we found our way. It was a neat place to sit in the falls with no one around.

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank L. M
Reviewed July 19, 2016 via mobile

While I suspect that the rapids are more impressive outside of the summer months when water flow is higher, I nonetheless found them quite charming. You can see all sorts of interesting zig-zagging channels in the bedrock were weathering has taken place. Also the low...More

Date of experience: June 2016
Thank Zeusthecockapoo
Reviewed June 27, 2016

Small parking area for maybe a dozen cars. This is a beautiful spot to visit especially on a hot summer day. The water in the rover is quite warm and only about knee deep in most spots making it easy to wade and enjoy the...More

Date of experience: June 2016
3  Thank MapleLeaf1867
Reviewed April 26, 2016

This is a great place to cool off in the summer, or just come to sit in a chair and relax. It's off of the beaten path so if you are not an outdoorsy person this place probably isn't for you. You have to walk...More

Date of experience: July 2015
Thank Vanessa E
Reviewed February 12, 2016 via mobile

Being cottagers in the area, we've visited The Rapids many times over the years. It's a pretty safe spot on the river, so safe for our grandchildren to splash about in the water. It's an okay picnic spot too.

Date of experience: July 2015
Thank David S
Reviewed September 6, 2015

We visited here today for the first time. We spent several hours here exploring. Spent a lot of time walking in the river since the water was so nice and clear and really shallow. We also explored some neat caves and will be back one...More

Date of experience: September 2015
3  Thank MapleLeaf1867
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