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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. For Hog's Back Falls and beyond, use our Ottawa tourist route planner to get the most from your Ottawa vacation.
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  • This is a great place to come to visit walk along and watch the sun set. or just listen to the water fall and relax. 
  • Really nice falls - even in the winter! Would love to visit again in the summer if we come back. Was worth the little drive over! 
  • Definitely go to Hogs back and check it out, its such a beautiful spot, winter or summer! In the winter you will be cold but its beautiful and in the summer its a perfect spot for a picnic and to walk...  more »