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Niagara Glen Nature Areas

Niagara Parkway, Niagara Falls, Ontario L2E 6T2, Canada
+1 877-642-7275
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“great hike” (28 reviews)
“hiking trails” (23 reviews)
“trail map” (20 reviews)
Niagara Parkway, Niagara Falls, Ontario L2E 6T2, Canada
+1 877-642-7275
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Take in the views of the roaring water, great boulders and adventurous hiking in the Glen. There are several trails from which to choose. Some trails are easier than others, be aware when trekking with small children, not physically fit or elderly. Wear comfortable shoes...More

Thank urbaneyedoc
Reviewed 1 week ago

Over millions of years, the falls moved naturally upriver, leaving behind a slice of geological history. An essential stop for rockhounds.

Thank HotelierJohn
Reviewed 1 week ago

Such a pity that many people just pass through this area on a coach trip on in their cars. For those that like nature and walking this is the place to go. Peaceful ( Only met two other walkers) lots of lovely trees and spectacular...More

1  Thank Minkymonkey
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Our tour bus stopped at various nature areas at the Falls. Tour guide provided lots of info to help us appreciate the many wonders God has done. You have to be a nature lover to enjoy the nature areas.

1  Thank BILLB47
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We enjoyed taking the trails but not for the faint of heart or not in shape individuals!! The scenery from various areas along the trail is breathtaking!! Seeing the rapids and whirlpools and the water racing by shows you the strength of Mother Nature!! Something...More

Thank Dr Tim T
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I have hiked here a few times and each time you realize how truly beautiful this nature reserve is. First thing you should know is you need to pay to park. $1.25 an hour which is no big deal but you can only pay by...More

Thank dwbcaa
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Make sure you visit this great series of trails whilst you're in Niagara, which are very peaceful and a welcome relief from all the crowds at the falls. Parking is $1.25 an hour, payable by card, and there is plenty of room. There's a visitor...More

Thank RetiredBritsAbroad
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Stumbled upon this while doing the white water walk. So glad we did! the trails are directive and pretty. We did the water trail which was cool because we could sit on the rocks along the water, we watched Niagara Jet Adventures take on the...More

Thank holtsy718
Reviewed 15 September 2017

If lush green and nature hikes are your fancy, this is a must for you while visiting Niagara. You'll want to wear comfortable hiking shoes and dress appropriately. Surrounded by moss, large boulders and a variety of sedimentary rock, hikers can make their way gradually...More

1  Thank GeeJay T
Reviewed 13 September 2017

We arrived at Niagara Glen on the very convenient WeGo shuttle. There is a park area with washrooms and picnic tables. To get to the trails, you go down about 5 flights of metal stairs down almost to the bottom of the gorge. From there...More

Thank Liz C
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22 August 2017|
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Response from Vijay P | Reviewed this property |
The metal stairs are stable and sturdy like normal staircase. Nothing small or wobbly there so should not cause an issue. you can walk to the whirlpool and then walk along the river to complete the full loop. it offers some... More
29 May 2017|
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Response from Dave D | Reviewed this property |
It is between the Botanical Gardens (Butterfly Conservatory) and the new zipline adventure. You will see a large parking lot that is completely open to the road and a stone building that looks like a train station (it was... More
14 March 2017|
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Response from Adrian S | Reviewed this property |
The Glen nature trails are open year round. The paths and steps are mainly made of uneven nature stones, and therefor VERY slippery in wet conditions. They are NOT maintained in the winter. Enter is always at OWN risk! The... More