We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Hawk Cliff

Hawk Cliff Rd, Port Stanley, Ontario, Canada
Website
Save
Review Highlights
Fenced out!

They have installed a fence at Hawk Cliff as part of the cliff has fallen in because of erosion... read more

Reviewed 8 August 2017
londondaizygirl
,
London, Canada
Sadly, fenced off for repairs

My husband and I found this location, but it was closed because it required repairs due to the... read more

Reviewed 10 July 2017
Judith M
,
Niagara Falls, Canada
Read all 23 reviews
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Overview
  • Excellent45%
  • Very good34%
  • Average17%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“quiet place” (2 reviews)
“migration” (7 reviews)
LOCATION
Hawk Cliff Rd, Port Stanley, Ontario, Canada
CONTACT
Website
Write a Review
Turn Your Opinions into Points!
Turn your opinions into JPMiles
Turn your opinions into PAYBACK Points
*You can enroll in only one programme at a time to earn rewards for reviews.
JPMiles / Payback Arrow
50
JPMiles / Payback Arrow
Reviews (23)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language

1 - 10 of 23 reviews

Reviewed 8 August 2017

They have installed a fence at Hawk Cliff as part of the cliff has fallen in because of erosion. Lots of people have obviously ignored the fence as the day we visited, there were several cars there and voices were heard along the cliff.... it...More

1  Thank londondaizygirl
Reviewed 10 July 2017

My husband and I found this location, but it was closed because it required repairs due to the unsafe condition of the cliff.

Thank Judith M
Reviewed 27 June 2017

Be careful not to go too close to the cliff edge, as there is a lot of fairly recent erosion. Very good vantage point to view the Swallows feeding. Nice view of Port Stanley to the East. Saw two Turkey buzzards, but no Hawks. Warrior193.

Thank warrior193
Reviewed 13 April 2017

If you are naturalist by nature ,this is a good place to observe birds of prey ,especially in the fall and spring when they are migrating.There is usually a naturalist group there and most people will readily answer questions for you

Thank rparry1980
Reviewed 22 February 2017 via mobile

Hawk's Cliff is a small cliff overlooking lake erie. This local hotspot is by no means developed, but crazy popular for birders and substance abusers alike. This is a very dangerous location because of the cliffs steep and immediate decline. I recommend it for tourists...More

Thank EthanReviews
Reviewed 5 January 2017

Highly recommend attending one of their weekend events, great experience for kids & adults alike. Also a very peaceful place to go for a peaceful, contemplative stroll to get away from the hubbub of city life.

Thank hankbook
Reviewed 27 July 2016

Hawk Cliff is a quiet place to take a walk and enjoy the view of the lake. Usually lots of birds to photograph

Thank Marilyn B
Reviewed 3 July 2016

Though the edge is fenced off for safety reasons the new additional reserve will only help to improve what is Elgin County's birding spot.

Thank David M
Reviewed 1 June 2016 via mobile

Hawks cliff is lovely. The area was being surveyed by three young people who asked that we not walk ahead of them. We went on the private land and walked a cliff side trail. Lots of swallow like birds who made their home in the...More

1  Thank Sharon J
Reviewed 20 November 2015

I have come to Hawk Cliff every year for over 10 years and it never gets old. The 2nd & 3rd weekends in September brings out all the birders! With their binoculars volunteers count the number of raptors that fly by....because all migrating birds must...More

Thank Colleen B
Nearby
Nearby Restaurants
SoLo on Main
133 reviews
3.47 km away
Broderick's Ice Cream Parlour
81 reviews
3.50 km away
Shebaz's Shawarma And Falafel
31 reviews
3.86 km away
Village Square Coffee House
47 reviews
3.56 km away
Nearby Attractions
Port Stanley Beach
151 reviews
4.11 km away
Winter Wheat
105 reviews
7.50 km away
Port Stanley Festival Theatre
38 reviews
3.58 km away
Port Stanley Terminal Rail
67 reviews
3.48 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Hawk Cliff staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines
Submit