Ontario’s internationally recognized Niagara Escarpment provides perfect geological conditions for waterfalls to occur. With over 65 waterfalls in our city, twelve of our most spectacular waterfalls are easily accessed or viewed from public lands. Contact the Hamilton Conservation Authority at www.conservationhamilton.ca to obtain a publication that combines interpretive information about major city waterfalls with a map that pinpoints those featured, as well as photographs, directions and hiking details.