Ear Falls
Offers a plethora of activities catering to a wide range of interests.
Ear Falls at Lac Seul
Exploring Ear Falls’ Natural Beauty

Ear Falls, nestled in the heart of Northern Ontario, offers a plethora of activities catering to a wide range of interests. Whether you’re drawn to the great outdoors or prefer the comfort of indoor activities, Ear Falls provides year-round enjoyment for any budget. From waterfront picnics and stargazing to golfing or exploring the local wildlife, there’s no shortage of ways to enjoy the natural beauty and vibrant community spirit of Ear Falls.

The area boasts extensive shorelines featuring breathtaking views of sandy beaches, islands, and secluded bays. Venture inland to discover hiking trails winding through towering pine forests, home to majestic bald eagles and an array of wildlife. The fresh air and welcoming locals are sure to make Ear Falls a favourite destination for years.

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Fishing in Ear Falls

Regarded as Northern Ontario’s premier fishing spot, Ear Falls sits on the English River, intersected by the Chukuni, Cedar, and Wenesaga Rivers. The area is dotted with many fishing opportunities, catering to both beginners and experienced anglers seeking the ultimate northwestern Ontario fishing adventure. 

Parks and Trails
Local trails offer year-round outdoor adventures, from mountain biking and hiking in the summer to snowmobiling and cross-country skiing in the winter. Embrace the wilderness and wildlife across every season.
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Public Boat Launches
Duchie’s Landing: Access to the English River off Chestnut Street.
Wenesaga Landing: Access to Wenesaga Lake, 12 km down South Bay Road.
Goldpines Landing: Access to Lac Seul at the end of Hwy 657.
Pakwash Provincial Park Landing: Access to Pakwash Lake, 19 km north of Ear Falls.
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Hunting

With some of the best hunting in Canada, Ear Falls attracts hunters worldwide to its Northern Ontario wilderness, abundant in healthy wildlife populations. Customized trips  are available for an unparalleled hunting experience. 

Ear Falls Golf and Country Club
Golf
Minutes from downtown, a challenging 9-hole golf course awaits amid stunning scenery, featuring medium-sized greens and narrow, tree-lined fairways with water hazards adding to the challenge. The course offers a putting green, clubhouse, club rentals, and cart rentals, ensuring a great game and dining experience from May to October.
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Trails

Local trails offer year-round outdoor adventures, from mountain biking and hiking in the summer to snowmobiling and cross-country skiing in the winter. Embrace the wilderness and wildlife across every season.
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Shopping

Ear Falls Plaza, the town’s central shopping area, includes a variety of stores and services. Along Highway 105, additional businesses offer fishing and hunting gear, souvenirs, and more. Our Business Directory lists all local businesses and contact information.

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Picnic Areas and Parks
Several picnic areas and parks in Ear Falls provide recreational spaces for families and visitors:

Scott Street Sportsplex: Baseball diamonds, picnic area, restroom facilities, and a lighted sliding hill.

Lion’s Park: Sandbox, swings, and play structures on Balsam Avenue.

Calvin Fulford Park: Swings, climbing structures, greenspace, and a bicycle playground on Birch Drive.

Waterfront Park: Covered picnic area, beach, volleyball court, washrooms, and the historic “Patricia” freight boat, off Highway 105.

Pakwash Provincial Park: Covered picnic area, beach, playing field, playground, and campsites, 19 km north of Ear Falls.

Whether you’re seeking adventure, relaxation, or a bit of both, Ear Falls invites you to explore its many natural wonders and friendly community offerings, promising a memorable experience for every visitor.