Royal Botanical Gardens » Bruce Trail - Rock Chapel Loop
|Royal Botanical Gardens||6.3 km||1.8 hours||Unpaved|
Points of Interest
Description: Great hike up the Niagara Escarpment.
Rock Chapel, a 72-hectare nature sanctuary located on the Flamborough-Dundas municipal boundary along the Niagara Escarpment, is part of the Niagara Escarpment UNESCO World Biosphere Reserve. This south-facing forested habitat features Borer’s Falls and the escarpment valley. The escarpment and its wooded areas are home to a diverse range of rare and uncommon plants and birds. The escarpment edge supports a rare eastern white cedar old growth forest community.
Trailhead: Access from York Road