Tour Gallery: Fun at the Falls

  • Fun at the Falls Tour Gallery: Egypt Falls
  • Fun at the Falls Tour Gallery: On the way, a scene from the East Lake Ainslie shore.
  • Fun at the Falls Tour Gallery: Egypt Road on the way to Piper's Glen Road.
  • Fun at the Falls Tour Gallery: After driving down the old road 3/4 of the way in, it was time to hit the trail on foot. Ben needed no encouragement.
  • Fun at the Falls Tour Gallery: Giant Hemlock on the trail.
  • Fun at the Falls Tour Gallery: There are lots of old growth trees to be seen along the way.
  • Fun at the Falls Tour Gallery: This photo of the upper falls was taken several days before - we did not climb up on this trip.
  • Fun at the Falls Tour Gallery: Disney would pay dearly for this set!
  • Fun at the Falls Tour Gallery: View of one side of the lower falls in late afternoon sun.
  • Fun at the Falls Tour Gallery: Sitting view from an old fallen tree at the edge of the lower pool.
  • Fun at the Falls Tour Gallery: Bibi found a small floating log - it was great fun to swat it and watch it revolve in the swirling waters of the pool.
  • Fun at the Falls Tour Gallery: Bibi - still swiping the log.
  • Fun at the Falls Tour Gallery: Still at it - Ben's bored and off to explore the other side of the pool.
  • Fun at the Falls Tour Gallery: Ben - wondering if it's safe to go near that big shower.
  • Fun at the Falls Tour Gallery: He never did go in all the way - the slippery rocks on the bottom put him off.
  • Fun at the Falls Tour Gallery: CapeBretonEstates.com webmaster gets away - way away from her computer for the afternoon.
  • Fun at the Falls Tour Gallery: Ben was entranced with the thirty foot plus height of the falls.
  • Fun at the Falls Tour Gallery: Tom, camped out on a fallen log, snapped this view of the falls at least 6 times.
  • Fun at the Falls Tour Gallery: The water here is safe to drink for humans and the dogs know a good thing when they taste it!
  • Fun at the Falls Tour Gallery: The late afternoon sun moved to the left leaving the right side of the falls in a lavendar shade.
  • Fun at the Falls Tour Gallery: Leaning against a tree after finishing the section of the trail back up that requires the assistance of a rope was a welcome rest.
  • Fun at the Falls Tour Gallery: This is a very steep section of the trail - 2 dimensional photos don't convey its challenge.
  • Fun at the Falls Tour Gallery: A bird in a grassy clearing on the old road was startled by our passage back to the car.
  • Fun at the Falls Tour Gallery: An old shack along the road.
  • Fun at the Falls Tour Gallery: This photo was actually an attempt to take a picture of a very large white tail deer that moved too quickly into the forest.
  • Fun at the Falls Tour Gallery: Back out on Piper's Glen Rd. we spotted a very old hunting shack amongst the trees.
  • Fun at the Falls Tour Gallery: For a little settled area, the roads are surprisingly good.
  • Fun at the Falls Tour Gallery: There are long stretches of road with nothing built along them.
  • Fun at the Falls Tour Gallery: This pretty summer home caught our eye in the late afternoon sunshine along Lake Ainslie.
  • Fun at the Falls Tour Gallery: A distant view of Lake Ainslie simmering in the hot afternoon humidity.
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