Niagara Escarpment, The - Ontario Heritage Trust


Niagara Escarpment, The

A land formation of intriguing geological complexity, the escarpment stretches from central New York State to Manitoulin Island. It has had a significant influence on the pattern of settlement and the development of communications systems in Ontario.


At the scenic lookout on the east side off Merritton Road en route to Queenston Heights, south of Queenston

Region: Niagara Falls and Region

County/District: Regional Municipality of Niagara

Municipality: Town of Niagara-on-the-Lake