Kakabeka Falls, Kakabeka Falls

4.8
#1 of 43 in Parks in Thunder Bay District
Must see · Waterfall · Nature / Park
Marvel at the second-highest waterfall in Ontario, Kakabeka Falls--aptly nicknamed "The Niagara of the North." Situated on the Kaministiquia river in the eponymous provincial park, the waterfalls plummet from a height of 40 m (130 ft). Easily accessed, a large boardwalk surrounds the river basin, so you can enjoy a scenic view of the powerful cascades. Drive or hike up to the viewpoints, explore the area's pristine nature, and admire the waterfall tumbling over the tall cliffside. Plan your visit to Kakabeka Falls and a wealth of other attractions, well-known and undiscovered, using our Kakabeka Falls tour itinerary maker tool.
Create an itinerary including Kakabeka Falls
© OpenMapTiles © OpenStreetMap contributors

Kakabeka Falls reviews

Rate this attraction
TripAdvisor traveler rating
TripAdvisor traveler rating 4.5
633 reviews
Google
4.8
TripAdvisor
  • The falls look great! The gorge also looks nice, particularly with the morning mist when we visited. There are plenty of visitor facilities, with two park stores: one on the entrance and another one.....  more »
  • Nice park. We hiked the little falls trail to get a view on another falls and on to the river. Nice although there is steep climb at the end.  more »
Google
  • Beautiful experience and sight to see. The attached video does not give the sight justice. I would highly recommend this to anybody travelling through Thunder Bay to stop by and see this marvellous geologic wonder. It is truly awe inspiring.
  • Great atmosphere and picnic spot. Parking is hard to come by during summer and weekends. Worth visiting!
  • Build a plan

    Tell us where and when you
    want to go, we will build
    the best sightseeing itinerary
  • Refine it

    You have complete flexibility on your destinations and itinerary
  • Book as a package

    Use our travel agents to get
    package savings and hassle free booking
  • Enjoy your trip!

    Enjoy our 24x7
    on-trip assistance

Side trips from Kakabeka Falls

4.9
Duration: 8 hours
4.7
Duration: 2 hours