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Fun Interesting Stop

Made a quick stop on our way to Tobermory and were pleasantly surprised. We let our imaginations... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Worth a visit

You'll see the ruins of a once great house, lovely paths through the woods and views from high... read more

Reviewed 1 September 2018
Colin F
Toronto, Canada
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Highway 6, Wiarton, Ontario N0H 2T0, Canada
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All reviews spiral staircase the cliff spirit rock bring bug spray conservation area parking lot bruce trail poison ivy couple of hours nice hike estate corran ruins remains bay property parts
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Unfortunately the buildings that are left are falling apart. Not certain if the deterioration is due from people wrecking them or just the weather elements

Thank Louise M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Made a quick stop on our way to Tobermory and were pleasantly surprised. We let our imaginations wander reading the story of the great house now in ruins. 2 at a time spiral staircase had a couple of our group closing their eyes. Cliffs with...More

Thank Mansfieldshoes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It's kinda hard to find but once you have it's a short trip off the highway. It must have been a real knockout in it's day. As for the Native girl jumping, doesn't every place (with a cliff) have a story like that?

Thank Conrad985
Reviewed 1 September 2018

You'll see the ruins of a once great house, lovely paths through the woods and views from high bluffs (watch the edge--really). There's also the well-featured spiral staircase down to the beach. All in all, a pleasant way to spend a couple of hours.

1  Thank Colin F
Reviewed 28 August 2018

good exercise beautiful place to see and history to learn. Nice place to take great pics and has a little place to sit and eat lunch. But remember wear good shoes because its alot of hiking and flip flops just wont cut it but driving...More

1  Thank JKLiltongirlz
Reviewed 18 August 2018

The Spirit Rock Conservation area consists of the Corran Ruins - a barn and estate from over 100 years ago. The stone work is still evident (and even a window frame) - but the area around much of it is overgrown - it is cool...More

1  Thank Dave C
Reviewed 9 August 2018

wonderful experience...one on Ontario's many conservation areas the stairs down to the water (WAY DOWN) were a trip, but I must say, coming up was not for the faint hearted. Don't miss this one

Thank Benjamin D
Reviewed 27 July 2018

For my first time on the trails I found them easy to navigate and they were clearly marked with good signage to get you back to the parking lot etc. On a Thursday afternoon in July we only saw one other couple hiking the side...More

Thank Rik T
Reviewed 27 September 2017 via mobile

Great hike and the view towards bay are spectacularly beautiful.! One of a must visit in ontario. Great family hiking activities. Amazing spiral staircases . Friendly area neighbourhood .

Thank Noriza T
Reviewed 17 August 2017

We quickly visited this area and enjoyed the short time we explored! It's quite the drive in so don't be discouraged when the road keeps going. There is a large parking lot and you do have to pay - either by downloading an app and...More

2  Thank Sarah H
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