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Cheltenham Badlands

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Address: Creditview Rd. and Old Baseline Rd., Caledon, Ontario, Canada

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Beautiful but hard to see well

We made a trip to see the badlands from Brampton. Upon reaching the site there was nowhere that we could see to park and get a better look. There was extensive construction in... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Toronto, Canada
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Toronto, Canada
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72 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We made a trip to see the badlands from Brampton. Upon reaching the site there was nowhere that we could see to park and get a better look. There was extensive construction in the area both at the site and on the roads surrounding it so I hope the council is rectifying this and providing parking and a way to... More 

Thank heldo99
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 April 2017

If you treat it with respect, it will be here for a long time. This place is so neat and unusual, it is worth a stop. It's small though.

Thank waterlooOntario
Ontario, Canada
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127 reviews
58 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 March 2017 via mobile

I drove by this land formation not knowing it was going to be there! What a surprise! It was so pretty and even on a cloudy and gloomy day the colours were fairly bright. In summary: Very pretty and unique land form.

Thank Globetrotting_Lolo
Brampton, Canada
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190 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 January 2017

The Badlands used to be a great place to view. The Police have Ruined it for everyone. You can't slow down, much less stop to enjoy them.

Thank Scott5551212
Erin, Canada
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6 reviews
3 attraction reviews
Reviewed 23 December 2016

This area of Caledon, Ontario is very scenic in the spring and during the fall colors, some of the horse farms have, very exceptional architecture, with homes, barns and ridding arenas all in the same stile. In the winter you can admire this through the bear trees.

Thank buhotepeyac
Toronto, Canada
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97 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 November 2016

Too many police and speed bumps patrolling, no parking... you literally can't do anything here now, just drive by. Climbing the badlands was fun and good exercise but now there's a fence, although it doesn't stop some people. Just a money-making opportunity for the cops now.

2 Thank Roya D
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71 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 October 2016 via mobile

Badlands are worth a visit when in the Toronto area. Can get crowded on the weekends especially in Fall. Would've given it 5 stars. but they put up a fence that blocks most of the view. Still worth a visit!

Thank Piero R
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222 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 73 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 October 2016

A very unique formation - definitely worth taking a camera for some pics. At the moment they have the area fenced off for the protection of it, as tourists had been walking the area for so long it was beginning to erode the land - they're working on putting in a parking lot to control traffic as well. You can... More 

1 Thank SockBeek
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44 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 October 2016 via mobile

I believe best time to visit this place is between 12 to 30 October. Too bad that it was closed due to maintenance but you have can have a quick watch while driving along the road. This area is amazing amazing amazing in fall. Alot of stud farms are also located in this area. Plan your trip along with bellfountain... More 

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Bolton, Ontario
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 October 2016

This natural feature is breathtaking and a photographer's dream. You just have to see it! Best time is summer or fall, while taking in the fall colours!

Thank Snolivap

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