It was in 1994 when the girls from TLC first told us not to go chasing waterfalls. Though, such advice is prone to objection because several people can attest to the fact that there's nothing more soothing than sitting by a waterfall and letting the water carry your troubles away.

Content disclaimer: We strongly advise that before you go swimming or visit a potentially hazardous location, you check for the most recent updates on potential hazards, security, water quality, and closures. The locations listed below may or may not have changed their regulations in regards to what you can or cannot do on site since the article was last updated. Always consult with local authorities. If you do plan to visit a location, know the risks beforehand and respect the environment.

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Ontario is home to countless natural and manmade waterfalls that are all equally breathtaking and awe-inspiring; several of which can be found in the Hamilton region alone (there are over 100 waterfalls in Hamilton!)

If you're looking to take a break from Toronto, consider visiting one of these magnificent waterfalls in Ontario (Note: Most of these are in Hamilton because most of Ontario's popular waterfalls are found there):

Albion Falls

Hamilton, ON

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Bridal Veil Falls

Manitoulin Island, ON

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Chedoke Falls

Hamilton, ON

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Decew Falls

St. Catharines, ON

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Devil’s Punch Bowl

Hamilton, ON

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Felkers Falls

Stoney Creek, ON

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Hog’s Back Falls

Ottawa, ON

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Horseshoe Falls

Niagara, ON

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Indian Falls

Owen Sound, ON

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Inglis Falls

Owen Sound, ON

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Kakabeka Falls

Thunder Bay, ON

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Princess Falls

Chedoke Trail, ON

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Sherman Falls

Ancaster, ON

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Tews Falls

Dundas, ON

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Tiffany Falls

Ancaster, ON

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Webster’s Falls

Hamilton, ON

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