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Lots of falling water in October

Very wide falls, a few different roads you can walk on to get great pictures. The Ontario... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
982darrylc
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Whitby, Canada
Great picnic spot

My wife and I love to hang out here and take in the gorgeous views while waiting for the show to... read more

Reviewed 13 September 2018
TravelToLive97
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Detroit, Michigan
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6 days ago
“Lots of falling water in October”
13 Sep 2018
“Great picnic spot”
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Bala Falls Road, Bala, Muskoka Lakes, Ontario P0C 1A0, Canada
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Reviewed 6 days ago

Very wide falls, a few different roads you can walk on to get great pictures. The Ontario Government is building a hydro dam now, but this doesn't interfere with picture taking. I enjoyed it because it is water.

Thank 982darrylc
Reviewed 13 September 2018

My wife and I love to hang out here and take in the gorgeous views while waiting for the show to start at the Kee to Bala. Best views are on the south side of the falls

1  Thank TravelToLive97
Reviewed 21 August 2018 via mobile

Concrete, metal and not very natural falls. There is a little walk with historical signs and the remnants of a bridge. Not a real destination, but if you are in the area it’s a spot to visit then go for ice cream.

Thank Kulbi
Reviewed 7 August 2018 via mobile

Come escape the busy city, in exchange for more construction and another ruined waterfront. Thanks lying Liberals! A ruined waterfall, more government spending, for just for more hydro plants to not be utilized to their potential. Make the North as ugly as Toronto, so we...More

1  Thank Owen R
Reviewed 14 July 2018 via mobile

The defeated Liberal government had an idea to destroy this Muskoka treasure by building an ugly industrial power plant in the middle of Muskoka. The decision to build the power plant shows just how out of touch the past government was with the population and...More

4  Thank Lensmania
Reviewed 13 July 2018

Used to be the only nice thing to see in Bala was the beautiful falls. You could sit here and feel reguvinated and it was so peaceful. Now that has been taken away from the town, with 2 hydro plants south of here working at...More

3  Thank StanleyB378
Reviewed 19 June 2018 via mobile

Bala Falls is currently under construction. They Liberal government approved a hydro plant using the falls as a power source. Too bad the power feeds into a grid and will not supply Bala.

1  Thank Susan M
Reviewed 21 January 2018

Looking for free fun? A cool view? Check it out! It was the winter, so it was a bit of a hike to get through all the snow down to the falls, but it was worth it. Great view and very relaxing. I grew up...More

Thank Jason T
Reviewed 19 October 2017

It is a site to see and we travel through this area and enjoy the views many times in the season. I love to see it with a mist or a slight fog.

Thank Darlene649
Reviewed 28 September 2017 via mobile

Very pretty place. I go here once or twice every summer with my car club, OntarioZCarOwners. Also snowmobile to Bala Falls Pub for lunch in winter.

Thank Zedfoot
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