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Niagara Glen Nature Areas

Niagara Parkway, Niagara Falls, Ontario L2E 6T2, Canada
+1 877-642-7275
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“hiking trails” (17 reviews)
Niagara Parkway, Niagara Falls, Ontario L2E 6T2, Canada
+1 877-642-7275
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Great hike down the escarpment to the rivers edge, near the Whirlpool and the Great Wolf Lodge. The hiking trails start out with steps and then the trail goes over rocks, fallen trees beside some trickling water. The trail was bit muddy in parts mainly...More

Thank Diane K
Reviewed 1 week ago

Hiking along Niagara escarpment, great to get away from crowds. Bring appropriate footwear. STep climb, some stairs, but still suitable for kids. My kids, 10 and 8 had no problems. Bring a picnic and chill by the Niaraga river. Highly recommend, please to reconnect with...More

Thank NathalieSD
Reviewed 1 week ago

There is so much to see and do along the nature areas from zip lining, to riverboat cruises, to exploring the whirlpool, or just walking along the safe and well maintained walkway or driving for miles enjoying the River's beauty: the incredible bridges, the power...More

Thank NormaMorris
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

People come to Niagara Falls to see the waterfalls but it was obvious driving around the area that there are a lot of nature things to do, plenty of green wooded areas where you could walk and wander about see the river and also be...More

Thank PrestonGuild
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was enjoyable and also a awesome place 2 take pics of both sides. Highly recommend this Quick tour across the falls.

Thank HolliI L
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Sunny day and we walked to the whirlpool. Parking paid for by the hour or for a day otherwise no charge. Trails not well marked but easy to follow. Definitely need walking shoes as there is mud (day after rain) and lots of rocks. Day...More

Thank supertraveltracy
Reviewed 21 April 2017

An amazing nature walk area -see and hear the roar of the river, great hiking trails. Free parking. Stay in shape by wandering this area everyday

Thank Squiggett007
Reviewed 10 April 2017

This area was underconstruction when we went. They are adding some kind of adventure park and fixing the lookout plat form. We were not permitted to go to lookout platform d/t this. But Gorge looked scenic from other areas.

Thank canana_banana
Reviewed 6 April 2017

This is a stop away from the bustle of down town but breath taking. The wooded walkway offers great views and photo opportunities.

Thank Electraglide2005
Reviewed 3 April 2017

Park and walk along the top if your fitness levels are low. You can experience wonderful views from the top along good pathways. There is signage for the walks you can take and there are lots of steps. The whole Area is stunning and you...More

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Where exactly is the entrance to this trail? Just trying to plan our trip :)
28 May 2017|
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Response from Write4u | Reviewed this property |
Just before you get to the Butterfly Conservatory on the Niagara Parkway, while heading north, there is a Building and roadside parking on the river side (east side) of the Parkway. The trail head is to the left (north... More
Are the trails accessible in the winter months too? I noticed on the website that the centre is not open until May...
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
Hello, I am in good shape and walk extensively. However, I don't think my knees would stand up to that many stairs. Do I understand correctly that there are also trails at the top (so no stairs) that take you along the river as well? If so, would you recommend Niagara Glen or Dufferin Islands more?
14 August 2016|
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Response from Christina M | Reviewed this property |
Sorry for my delay in answering your question. I am happy to see others who have responded. If your heart is set on the Glen Nature trail just be sure to walk the trail on top of the hill passed the golf restaurant ( heading... More