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Address: Hog's Back Road | at Colonel By Dr., Ottawa, Ontario K1A 0A1, Canada
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Beautiful 60-foot waterfall where the Rideau River and Rideau Canal part.

Beautiful 60-foot waterfall where the Rideau River and Rideau Canal part.

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stunning!

Such a beautiful place to visit, my significant other and i take frequent bike trips to visit the falls during the summer months. Definitely worth a visit!

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 3 days ago
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Such a beautiful place to visit, my significant other and i take frequent bike trips to visit the falls during the summer months. Definitely worth a visit!

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Take you kids. Walk along the rocks on the shore. Listen to the pounding of the water. A real pretty spot in central Ottawa. Enjoy the park next door on a sunny afternoon.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Rode our bike here on day from Carleton University. It is nice quiet place with different falls in the same area. What I mean is there are a few small falls in this area. There is a park here as well so you can drive to it. It is along the Rideau Canal.

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Gatineau, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Visiting these nice water falls, having a picnic at Vincent Macey park next by and watching the moving Prince of Wales bridge would be a memorable day to spend in Ottawa.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

easy to get to, good parking spots. next to mooney beach. great for a picnic, clean bathroom and very accessible. great kodak moments

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Whether you are visiting or live here, do take in the park and falls at Hog's Back. You can view from above roam around up and down and behind enjoying nature and getting very close to the falls. Take your camera!

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I like going to Hog Back Falls at various times of the year to see the water fall. I bring my camera. Winter, summer or fall are great times. There is often some birds around. Funny how we are drawn to waterfalls. If you never been to the falls you should check it out. Its free, does actually take that... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 February 2017

It's a great bike riding area, with lots to see between Hogs Back Falls and Mooney's bay. It's not too busy.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 February 2017

This is a beautiful scenic park in the middle of Ottawa. There are walking trails and biking trails through the park. The falls are beautiful and the grounds are beautiful with lots of squirrels and birds. It is a great play for families and couples. My daughter and I like to have picnics here. The large parking lot with free... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 February 2017

Very dramatic waterfalls and cascades, viewable from both sides in 15 min.. Could use more parking spots.

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