Monday, 6 August 2012

SWINAMERS BROOK FALLS
Vaughan, Hants County
44N49.315  64W13.517
20T E0403130 N4963898




RIVER: Swinamers Brook
CLASS: multiple cascades
SIZE: 10', 10'
RATING: average (**)

TRAIL: logging road, upstream
DISTANCE: 400m
HIKING TIME: 30 minutes
CONDITIONS: moderate

GEOCACHE: none

NS Atlas Page: 57/X4
NS topo map: 21A16 (Windsor)



DRIVING DIRECTIONS: from Windsor, take Exit5 west off HWY101 towards Three Mile Plains. Follow this road 1km to the intersection with HWY1, across from the gas station. Turn right and drive towards Windsor 1.8km and turn left onto HWY14 (signs for Martock, Chester) Drive down the highway 20.4km and turn left onto Hogan Road. Follow this road to its conclusion at 1km.



Trail Description: follow the old logging road down the hill, to the small bridge over Swinamers Brook. Hike downstream to the falls. The ravine here is not too steep, making walking alnogside the brook fairly simple.