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Bruce's Caves Conservation Area

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Decent; "hike" is as others describe

Decent hike into the cliffs. Its pretty, and fun. Plenty of photo ops. Not a difficult hike. I... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Danii R
Ottawa, Canada
Right Time of the Year to Visit

We were staying in Wiarton and decided to stop on our way to Tobermory. Nice hike with the leaves... read more

Reviewed 5 October 2018
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Grey County Rd. 26, Wiarton, Ontario, Canada
+1 519-376-3076
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Reviewed 6 days ago

Decent hike into the cliffs. Its pretty, and fun. Plenty of photo ops. Not a difficult hike. I enjoyed the cliff encloves that we came across.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Danii R
Reviewed 11 December 2018

Easy to miss, as there is a small sign by the entrance. Short 1km drive, and then a 5-7 minute hike to the most awesome cavern one has ever seen. Larger than life. Amazing picture spot! A must visit while in Bruce Peninsula. Only need...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 10 October 2018 via mobile

Loved the hiking into Bruce’s caves and exploring the area. Weather was amazing for October. It’s a relatively easy hike in and there is parking about half way in if you chose to drive closer to the site. If you choose to climb up to...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank linda c
Reviewed 5 October 2018

We were staying in Wiarton and decided to stop on our way to Tobermory. Nice hike with the leaves starting to change. We do like caves and had a gentle stroll to start our day and enjoyed.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Mansfieldshoes
Reviewed 3 September 2018 via mobile

My family arrived at the conservation area at around 6:30 pm after taking the dirt road to the small parking area. There were no other cars in the parking lot. We took the short trail to the caves and upon our return (20 mins later)...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 1 September 2018

The caves are worth checking out if you're in the area. Quite unique and interesting. You'd almost expect bats to fly out at any moment. Easy to get to and maybe a two hour portion of a day itinerary with one or two other attractions...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Colin F
Reviewed 28 August 2018

Absolutely spectacular trail. Not long, kids friendly. The nature is amazing, in the simmer and in the winter. Birch all around, stony landscape, green scenes - beautiful place!

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank Tina D
Reviewed 27 August 2018

Although I could not find the washroom and 4 picnic tables are all occupied, the cave and the trail are beautiful!

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Simpletina
Reviewed 14 August 2018

lovely trail and reasonable hike, beautiful views, suitable for children and seniors. Great place to take photos

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Shelly N
Reviewed 9 August 2018

walking into the woods one remembers Longfellow's "evangeline" "THIS is the forest primeval. The murmuring pines and the hemlocks, Bearded with moss, and in garments green," It is "SOO" peaceful and relaxing, but awesome

Date of experience: July 2018
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1 September 2017|
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Response from mr2johns | Reviewed this property |
You can park for free right at the main entrance off the main road. If you drive to the trailhead you have to pay. Park right away. The walk is maybe 500m
4 August 2015|
Response from pstechnology | Reviewed this property |
other than parking there is no fee to enjoy the park.