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Uisge Ban Falls

North Branch Road, Baddeck, Nova Scotia B0E 1B0, Canada
+1 902-798-6700
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The trail was a bit muddy on the day that we went. The main challenge of this hike was dodging... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
500lily
Worth a visit

The falls are beautiful and worth the trip! The hike itself takes about an hour in each direction... read more

Reviewed 17 August 2017
Megan B
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  • Very good34%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“great hike” (30 reviews)
“easy hike” (28 reviews)
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North Branch Road, Baddeck, Nova Scotia B0E 1B0, Canada
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+1 902-798-6700
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The trail was a bit muddy on the day that we went. The main challenge of this hike was dodging rocks, tree roots and puddles. Minimal elevation but still not recommended for people with mobility issues. It looks like the bridge has been out for...More

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Reviewed 17 August 2017 via mobile

The falls are beautiful and worth the trip! The hike itself takes about an hour in each direction. The path is maintained in some areas, but the end of the path is a bit rocky and difficult to navigate, so make sure to wear good...More

1  Thank Megan B
Reviewed 11 August 2017 via mobile

Just outside of Baddeck and great manageable hike and walk for all levels with falls at end of path!

Thank Gary C
Reviewed 2 August 2017 via mobile

As a young couple the hike to Uisge Ban is a beautiful refreshing hike, the walk is fairly easy to begin with but if you have any issues with your back or walking I recommend staying on the usual trail, there are others made by...More

1  Thank Drewmuller
Reviewed 1 August 2017

Its about a 1/2 drive on a secondary road from Baddeck. I think it is worth the trip if you are looking for something off the beaten path

1  Thank hicynthia13
Reviewed 1 August 2017

Easy hike along a creek to a pretty waterfalls. We went when it was pretty dry but it was nice even with low flow.

Thank Melissa G
Reviewed 30 July 2017

It's a pleasant one mile hike along a decent path. The falls are pretty. It's a good activity for a hot summer day.

Thank dnumme
Reviewed 27 July 2017

This was a beautiful hike to a waterfall. It was also fairly easy, nice since this was our first full day and we landed very late the night before. A beautiful forest hike.

Thank Arnie R
Reviewed 25 July 2017

This spot is just a few miles outside Baddeck. There is plenty of parking and a few bathrooms. It's an easy hike straight to the falls with plenty of photo stops along the way and at the end. I would not miss seeing this!

1  Thank BD103
Reviewed 20 July 2017 via mobile

One of my favorite hikes ever! What a beautiful hike! Enchanted forest, trees and the gorgeous falls at the end! Well worth the hike! Moderate hike and enjoyable!

Thank Bebocas
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Anita S
29 January 2017|
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Response from tgw375 | Reviewed this property |
Yes, this trail is well groomed and suitable for families
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Carmella S
6 August 2016|
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Response from Mtkx | Reviewed this property |
It is an easy walk and best done leisurely. I think that 1.5 hrs. is plenty of time, and allows for stops and taking time to enjoy the falls and other sites along the way.
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Carmella S
6 August 2016|
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Response from RETIREDTRAVELLER06 | Reviewed this property |
The shortest walk to the falls is about 1.5 km. The walk takes about an hour and a half.
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