7 Suspension Bridges In Ontario That Will Take Your Hikes To New Heights

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Ontario Associate Editor
Ontario Suspension Bridges That Will Take Your Hikes To New Heights

While you may already be thinking of sandy beaches and ice cream shops, there are even more adventures to be had above the ground. You can take in some incredible panoramic views by wandering across these towering suspension bridges throughout the province. Put your fear of heights aside, and visit these Ontario suspension bridges that will take your hikes to a whole new level.

Elevate your next hike by journeying across some of Ontario's soaring bridges.

From island views to canyon lookouts, you can marvel at some incredible landscapes from atop these overpasses.

Ouimet Canyon is home to Canada's longest suspension bridge, stretching 600 feet across looming cliffs.

You can also find the country's longest, highest, and fastest zip line there.

Belfountain Conservation Area is a magical spot to spend the day at. A swinging bridge leads you right over top of a waterfall, and you can also enjoy quaint fountains and a lovely terrace.

While these above ground adventures make for thrilling summer activities, you can also take things down a level or two by exploring these underground caves.

Warsaw Caves Conservation Area is home to mystical spiral caves that take you into an underground world.

Get all the best views by visiting some of these dreamy suspension bridges!

Belfountain Conservation Area

Price: $5.75 per adult

When: April - October

Address: 10 Credit Park St., Belfountain, ON

Why You Need To Go: Wander across a swinging suspension bridge and enjoy the waterfall views.

Thousand Islands Suspension Bridge

Price: Free

Address: 860 ON-137, Front of Leeds And Landsdowne E., ON

Why You Need To Go: Climb up this tower bridge for panoramic views of the Thousand Islands.

William E. Small Suspension Bridge

Price: Prices vary

Address: 20526 Highway 69, Alban, ON

Why You Need To Go: Towering 30 meters above the French River, this bridge brings you all kinds of rugged views.

Ouimet Canyon

Price: Fees vary

Address: Greenwich Lake Rd., Pass Lake, ON

Why You Need To Go: Explore a vast canyon and wander across Canada's longest suspension bridge.

Scenic Caves 

Price: $26.50 per adult

When: May 2, 2020 - November 12, 2020

Address: 223-401 Scenic Caves Rd., The Blue Mountains, ON

Why You Need To Go: Take a stroll over a vast forest on this 420-foot suspension bridge.

Ranney Gorge

Price: Prices vary

Address: 474 County Rd. 8, Campbellford, ON

Why You Need To Go: This 300-foot bridge hangs over a vast gorge and is surrounded by picturesque forest trails.

White River Suspension Bridge

Price: $2.90 + per adult

Address: Heron Bay, ON

Why You Need To Go: Hanging above the rushing Chigamiwinigum Falls, this bridge is the ultimate spot to soak in the views.

We strongly advise that before you go swimming or visit any location, you check the most recent updates on potential hazards, security, water quality, and closures. If you do plan to visit a location, respect the environment.

Madeline Forsyth
Ontario Associate Editor
Madeline Forsyth is an Associate Editor for Narcity Canada’s Ontario Desk focused on Toronto restaurants and is based in Toronto, Ontario.
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