Christie Brook Falls

Christie Brook Falls near Truro, NS


This trail was given a rating of 3 out of 5 stars This trail was given a rating of 3 out of 5 stars This trail was given a rating of 3 out of 5 stars This trail was given a rating of 3 out of 5 stars This trail was given a rating of 3 out of 5 stars
3 kms
1 hour
easy
Hiking, River Kayaking
Summer, Fall, Spring
Truro, NS
User Benlalonde

This is a trail desciption to reach two waterfalls on Christie Brook near Truro, NS. They are approximately 15-20 foot each. There might be another (more formal) way to get to the waterfalls but this is the way I reached them. I ended up getting into the forest between two houses. The walking is easy, the terrain is flat until you hit the ravine where the stream flows. The slope of the ravine to the stream is not too steep that you could take children down. The forest is mainly deciduou and easy to travel through to the first fall (the most downstream one). My GPS track then goes downstream further but don't bother as there was not other fall that way. Instead head upstream to the other falls which are located in an area of evergreen which have a small part that is hard to get through but overall not too bad. All of these falls seem to have big pools at the bottom so they are good for swimming and probably some river running. Also quite handy are some flat areas around the falls for camping.

Directions:

Drive to Valley Station (near Bible Hill and Truro). Drive on the Old Greenfield Rd until you reach Greg Rd. Turn right on Greg and park approximately 600m down the road. Turn into the wood on your left and down the valley to the falls. My GPS track will show that I ended up in the middle of the two falls so I went downstream first and then upstream to see the two falls


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By Honey002Posted By: Honey002  - Thu Apr 08 02:55:37 UTC 2010 Not Rated Question Hey,

I live in the truro area and used to go to these falls as a kid with my aunt, but couldn't remember how to get there! I read your directions and managed to get to greg road, but then didn't know what to do...is there a trail or something or am I literally just walking into the woods?

Thanks

Jen

ANSWERS are in this forum:  been trying to find these falls for weeks...


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