Grindstone Creek winds like a ribbon through forest od Sugar Maple, Red Oak and Shabark Hickory, bringing life to this ravine. You can see in the creek Spotted Jewelweed, Snapping Turtle, Red-bellied Woodpecker.
Grindstone Creek (Great) Falls is an attractive terraced ribbon falls 6 m high with a crest of 4.5 m carrying the water of Grindstone Creek over the escarpment.
The Great Falls is located on the Grindstone Creek in the Waterdown section of Hamilton just off Mill Street. The observation platform has steps and provides a good view. Free parking.
Height: 6 m / Width: 4.5 m
Photography Mik Herman for Geon Magazine
There is a free parking lot at the site.