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Explore the Glen

Explore the Glen

Duration:2.5 hours total
Includes:Equipment
Languages:Offered in English

What we’ll do

We will meet at the historic Niagara Glen. Before proceeding down into the Niagara Gorge, I will show guests the ancient remnants of the origional rivers edge, explaining the history of the Niagara River and Niagara Falls. We will then proceed into the Niagara Gorge, where you will learn about the 325 million year old fossils, ancient creatures called Trilobbites. Further into the gorge, the…

What else you should know

It is best to wear non cotton clothing and socks. A hiking shoe is preffered, but a good running shoe or cross trainer is also appropriate. Non-cotton clothing is suggested. This hike is of moderate difficulty!

What I’ll provide

Safety equipment and Other
I will have with us, first aid supplies and a repair kit.

What to bring

Hat, sunglasses, sunscreen, bug spray
small backpack or equivelant
1-1.5L of water per person
Light Jacket, waterproof
Camera or GoPro

Where you'll be

We will be visiting the Niagara Glen Nature Preserve, a protected area full of geological history. A stairway will lead us to 3.5 kilometres (2.2 miles) of rugged paths that wind through this pristine pocket of Carolinian Forest, past prehistoric geological formations, wild flora and fauna. The Niagara Glen and Niagara Gorge is an amazing piece of history that must be explored first hand.

Things to keep in mind

Cancellation policy

For a full refund, cancel at least 7 days before the experience is scheduled to start or within 24 hours of purchase.

Communication policy

Always communicate through Airbnb. To protect your payment, never transfer money or communicate outside of the Airbnb website or app.

Guest requirements

Up to 10 guests ages 15 and up can attend. Please let your guide know of any medical conditions. This area requires a lot of climbing of stairs and inclined walkways. Please be aware of your limitations.

More tips

It is best to wear non cotton clothing and socks. A hiking shoe is preffered, but a good running shoe or cross trainer is also appropriate. Non-cotton clothing is suggested. This hike is of moderate difficulty!
Explore the Glen
15 reviews
$20 / person
15 reviews
$20 / person