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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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  • Always ride by these falls during our bike ride. Nice scenic spot to spot for a rest. There is a sitting area near by but you can't see the falls from it.  more »
  • The roar of the water surging through the small chasm walls could be felt as a thunderous vibration underneath my feet as I walked around this area. Flooding had only happened 2 weeks prior to my visi...  more »
  • We drove out of Ottawa a short distance to reach the park and the falls. It was well worth it, I love visiting waterfalls and this one was amazing with the sheer amount of water going over it. Of cour...  more »