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Hog's Back Falls, Ottawa

4.4
#2 of 11 in Nature in Ottawa
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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  • While living in Canada for a year this was my favorite place to go. Although there are other folks around you can look at the waterfalls and feel peace from the city.  more »
  • We moved to Ottawa early in 2019 and wanted to see all the sights. We ventured to Hogs Back falls in the summer, it was a really nice area with some nice walks along the canal and through the park. I....  more »
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