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Scenic High Falls

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Address: Wawa, Ontario, Canada

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interesting Flow to the Falls

You will love visiting the falls picnic tables , washroom , tails , enjoyable for Solo , couples or the whole Family .

Reviewed 14 February 2017
Lrainbows
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Wawa, Canada
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Wawa, Canada
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3 reviews
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Reviewed 14 February 2017

You will love visiting the falls picnic tables , washroom , tails , enjoyable for Solo , couples or the whole Family .

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Coon Rapids
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7 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 January 2017

Spectacular falls with no hike involved. Short drive, easy parking and view even from your vehicle if you don't want to get out....even saw a moose family along the way to get there from the main road!

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Lima, Ohio
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26 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 November 2016

When I visited the falls, the water level was low because they were shutting it down for the winter. The area is beautiful but don't go in October, the water levels will be lower.

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Thank aa_rum32
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22 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 October 2016

Very nice beautiful cascade like falls. Can enjoy the view without (hiking up) from the bottom too...!

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Thank princess8989
Hartfield, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 October 2016 via mobile

The drive down the dirt road is worth the effort. The water flow is controlled by the dam so you can't be sure how much water is flowing. Have a wander up the stairs/path for a closer look. Covered picnic area if the weather is not good.

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Thank Pewe51
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4 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 2 October 2016 via mobile

Easily accessible after a few miles down a dirt road. Climb up a few stairs for another vantage point. During our visit there was a slight mist spraying off the falls.

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Thank Brandy B
Oshkosh, Wisconsin
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 314 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 September 2016

This particular falls doesn't do much for me. The water flow seems to be controlled by some sort of man made mechanism. Also, I don't find them to be particularly attractive. My best advice- skip these falls. There are better falls in Lake Superior Provincial Park.

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Michigan
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43 reviews
17 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 September 2016 via mobile

This is a nice waterfall. Be sure to climb to the side of it to get views of the river. Getting to it was a bit of a fiasco for us as we took the Scenic High Falls road that goes past the dump and kept driving. Watch for the Magpie Scenic High Falls sign and not the green road... More 

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Thank Mary Kay G
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Reviewed 4 September 2016 via mobile

Stopped here after seeing a write up in a CAA travel book. Great place to stop and take a small hike up the side of the falls. Wonderful views. Very interesting plaques to read about the history of the falls. Nice place for a picnic under the shelter. I'm glad I passed by the Wawa Goose and came here.

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toronto
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3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 September 2016

A great discovery after hiking up the Magpie River from Lake Superior. The area by the falls is well-maintained as a park.

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