In order to avoid crowded hiking locations this fall, we suggest discovering some of these lesser known gems, where the colours are just as stunning.
NOTICE: Inglis Falls is experiencing high interest and traffic. It may be difficult to maintain physical distancing on areas of the trail. If the parking lot is full, do NOT park on the road and walk in.
Situated in the heart of the 200-hectare Inglis Falls Conservation Area, Inglis Falls is an 18 metre high cascade, created by the Sydenham River meeting the edge of the Niagara Escarpment. The erosive power of the water has carved a deep gorge at the base of the falls. On a clear day you can see down the valley into the City of Owen Sound and out to the Owen Sound harbour. There is something for everyone at Inglis Falls: 7.42 km of trails of various difficulty; access to the Bruce Trail; more than 20 species of ferns, geological potholes, historical grist mill, picnic facilities and water filtration plant. Parking fees apply.
To visit other Grey County waterfalls visit www.visitgrey.ca/waterfalls
Grey Sauble Conservation is a community-based environmental agency which owns and manages 11,734 hectares (28,995 acres) of some of the most scenic and environmentally sensitive lands in Grey and Bruce Counties ( eg.
Tucked between the gentle slopes of a long-vanished glacial landscape and the soaring cliffs of the Niagara Escarpment is an oasis of peace and tranquility-Silent Valley. The peaceful forests, flower-rich meadows and sparkling wetlands belie its