Tuesday, 14 August 2012

ARCHWAY FALLS
Big Brook, Inverness County
45N46.806  61W13.356
20T E638171 N5071152


RIVER: unnamed tributary of Big Brook

CLASS: stepped
SIZE: 4'
RATING: excellent (***)

TRAIL: roadside
DISTANCE: 10m
HIKING TIME: 1 minute
CONDITIONS: easy

GEOCACHE: none

NS Atlas Page: 22/X5
NS topo map: 011F14 (Whycocomagh)


DRIVING DIRECTIONS: from Port Hawkesbury, follow HWY4 east from the town 11.8km and turn left onto County Line Rd. in Cleveland. Immediately trend left at the Y-intersection onto Riverside Rd. Follow this road 7.3km and turn right onto Cenotaph Road. Drive 7km along this highway, as it becomes Big Brook Road, and watch for the falls on your left.

TRAIL DESCRIPTION: roadside falls that flow underneath the old stone railroad bridge. Very picturesque falls, they plunge a few feet before cascading over a few steps to the brook below.