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Watery Wednesday - Black Creek Waterfall

Posted by Lorac Tuesday, 16 February 2010

This is one theme I really enjoy as I get to look at gorgeous water views all over the world. Well worth a visit to Watery Wednesday!

 I found this little waterfall on a recent walk along one of the Bruce Trail pathways. This is  part of Black Creek that winds it's way down to the much larger Credit River. It is not far from a historical lime kiln site (last post below) and you can see the foot bridge made from limestone as well as a retaining wall. These were built in the 1840's. I liked it enough to put it as my header.


A little further along, the little creek reflects the winters  barren trees on it's still surface. It is not hard to see why it is called Black Creek!


It was so quiet way back in the forest. This is what I love about winter!
Do go and have a look at Watery Wednesday!

47 comments

  1. Naturegirl Says:
  2. Your images show the beauty of the Winter season!
    Great contrast showing the water moving rapidly and then the still water.

     
  3. Judy Says:
  4. love these photos! will have to see if i can find this site, my next trip through toronto! if that is a footbridge, i am not walking on it!!!!!! i might crawl, if the photo ops were really impressive!
    love the history lesson in last post, too

     
  5. Lorac Says:
  6. Judy look for Limehouse just outside of Georgetown on the 22nd SDRD. The Bruce Trail access just past the litlle town and over the bridge. Can't miss it!

     
  7. Very cool photos. As mentioned by Judy, I'm not sure about the using my feet to cross the footbridge, but I might scoot along it on my rear.

     
  8. Lorac Says:
  9. Travel and Dive Girl- There actually is a bridge a little way down to cross. But I was considering walking the stone bridge in the summer months!

     
  10. 2sweetnsaxy Says:
  11. Oooh! I'm so glad you shared these. They're beautiful! I would love to be standing there myself.

     
  12. Lorac Says:
  13. 2sweetnsaxy - Thank you. It is a beautiful and quiet spot! I am going back tomorrow!

     
  14. J Bar Says:
  15. Great snowy images.

     
  16. KaHolly Says:
  17. Stunning depiction of the beauty of winter. Looks magical out there! ~karen

     
  18. Lovely falls. I'll have to get out there to see it in person one of these days!

     
  19. Lorac Says:
  20. Let me know EG I will give you directions. It is super easy to get there.

     
  21. ewok1993 Says:
  22. Oh what a lovely scene.

     
  23. Riet Says:
  24. What beautiful photo's. great scenery

     
  25. I loved that little rock arch over the river...gorgeous!

     
  26. Müge Says:
  27. Peaceful sceneries very beautifully photographed! I like very much the old little bridge!

     
  28. christina Says:
  29. Beautiful pictures!!

     
  30. eden Says:
  31. Such beautiful pictures. Love to take a walk there:) Great shots.

     
  32. eileeninmd Says:
  33. Very pretty waterfalls and you captured nice reflections on the creek shot.

     
  34. Carolyn Ford Says:
  35. How beautiful! If water is flowing...doesn't that mean it's not frozen?! Isn't that good news?! Enjoy the last of your winter season!

     
  36. Lorac Says:
  37. Carolyn - I only wish that were true! Too early to say winter is almost over here but It won't be too long!

     
  38. I love that little footbridge! What a beautiful place.

     
  39. Martha Z Says:
  40. Beautiful shots. It has been a long time since I have walked along a stream edged with snow and ice. I always enjoyed the beauty even if I did come home with cold feet.

     
  41. A Woman Says:
  42. Beautiful photography. The still water of black creek almost reminds me of a Bev Doolittle painting with it's reflective surface.

     
  43. Rob Ripma Says:
  44. Very nice shots! The first one is amazing!

     
  45. Hilda Says:
  46. I love the combination of snow and rushing water in your first photo, and the still, peaceful waters in your second. Wonderful shots!

    Happy Watery Wednesday! I hope the rest of your week goes by peacefully.

     
  47. luna miranda Says:
  48. the foot bridge is beautiful! fabulous photos!

     
  49. Glennis Says:
  50. Does look a beautiful spot with the little waterfall to watch.
    The little bridge is pretty narrow I would not feel easy about crossing on it.

     
  51. Ebie Says:
  52. Both photos are so dramatic. Love the almost mono colors! The reflection is just gorgeous!

     
  53. Very nice pictures. The reflection in the 2nd one is fantastic

     
  54. Kitty Says:
  55. Your photographs are just pure beauty! I love, love, love the second! - especially the way the snow lines the river.

     
  56. Regina Says:
  57. Such a beautiful winter scenes!
    Awesome!

    "Fun In The Sun"

     
  58. I like these photos!

     
  59. JOE TODD Says:
  60. Could be a postcard.. The snow is beautiful but enough is enough LOL

     
  61. Tricia Says:
  62. Very pretty scenes for Watery Wednesday! I love that lil bridge, but I don't think I've ever seen anything like it. Niiice!

     
  63. Sanna Says:
  64. Lovely! :)

     
  65. wonderful scenes, the forest is beautiful in all seasons!

     
  66. Vicky Says:
  67. Marvelous waterscapes!!! Thanks for sharing

     
  68. Marmeladen Says:
  69. Wonderful pictures!

     
  70. Spiderdama Says:
  71. Really beautiful pictures and I love the reflections in the water!:-)

     
  72. I love the forest in the winter!

     
  73. Helena Says:
  74. These are so gorgeous! I love Watery Wednesday too because I get to see wonderful shots like these all day long. :)

     
  75. Misalyn Says:
  76. Great shots,love the reflection shot in your second photo.

     
  77. that bridge is amazing. Understand why you chose it for header. :) Did you walk on it?

     
  78. Lorac Says:
  79. Nature footsteps: I think i will wait until summer!

     
  80. Irene Says:
  81. Lovely falls .... and thanks for visiting!

     
  82. Sara Chapman Says:
  83. Very beautiful. I love the reflections in the lower one. The upper one makes me nervous to even THINK about walking on it. Way too narrow!

     
  84. Linnea W Says:
  85. A beautiful time of the year to go out exploring. I love the stone wall with a sprinkling of snow. Thanks for visiting my WW!

     

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