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Dr James Naismith plaque, Almonte Ontario

Dr James Naismith plaque, Almonte Ontario

Between 65 mill street almonte and 73 little bridge street in Downtown Almonte, Ontario Visit this beautiful and commemorative statue and plaque in the heart of Downtown Almonte. Dr. James Naismith grew up on a farm just outside Almonte. Here’s an excerpt from the Wikipedia article about him. James Naismith (November 6, 1861 – November

Mill Falls, Almonte Ontario

Mill Falls, Almonte Ontario

Mill Falls Rating: 2/5 Mississippi River, Almonte GPS: N 45 13.648 W 76 11.991 Address: 116 Carleton St, Almonte, ON K0A 1A0, Canada Found at the north end of Mary St in Almonte Mill Falls is a set of two pretty plunge class waterfalls, a rare class in Eastern Ontario . Vising you have to

Grand Falls, Almonte Ontario

Grand Falls, Almonte Ontario

Grand Falls Rating: 3.5/5 Mississippi River, Almonte, Lanark County GPS: N 45 13.517 W 76 11.852 Access: Easy Address: At the intersection of Main and Mill street you will find parking behind the Old Mill building with the Heirloom CaFe. Taking the drive to Almonte was well worth it and more then just the Falls.

Almonte Ontario Travel

Almonte Ontario Travel

Lots to see and do Almonte is a scenic mill town on the Canadian Mississippi River, about 40 minutes southwest of downtown Ottawa. Our population is about 5,000. The limestone mill buildings have been re-purposed over the years as galleries, condos, restaurants and office space, while our main street offers boutiques, craft shops, galleries and