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Hog's Back Falls, Ottawa

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More commonly referred to as Prince of Wales Falls, Hog's Back Falls represents a series of elaborately constructed artificial waterfalls on the Rideau River. Visitors come to stand on the bridge overlooking the rocky maze of flowing water while gentle sprays hit their faces. Bring food and have a picnic among Hog's Back Park's natural surroundings, followed by a stroll along one of the many trails. The park features many historical displays, as well as a recently renovated heritage pavilion. Plan your Hog's Back Falls visit and explore what else you can see and do in Ottawa using our Ottawa trip itinerary tool .
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  • These falls are a 10 $ Uber ride from central from central Ottowa. Not really intersting, compared to other great falls around Canada. Only visit if you have spare time.  more »
  • The Falls traditionally had kids "cannon balling" into the rapids as the water ebbed and flowed into a hole about 20 meters downsteam from the falls themselves. Fortunately that's now prohibited, and ...  more »
  • These are beautiful waterfalls in a lovely park like setting, I went in October but was lovely in the summer it would make a lovely picnic site  more »

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