Economy falls is located in Economy (East of Parrsboro) between Lower and Upper Economy.
The hike is on a groomed trail about 2 km (return) long. Unlike other waterfalls in this area you will not have a dangerous decent down into the gorge. There is a staircase with benches.
Getting to Economy Falls, Nova Scotia
To find Economy Falls you’ll drive East from Parrsboro on the number two highway. When you reach Economy you’ll take the River Philip Road. After about 7 km you’ll turn left and drive about .5 km to the parking lot. Follow the signs leading to the staircase down to the waterfall.
To get directions to Economy Falls click the directions link on the following map. When the larger map appears click on your current location and the quickest route will be mapped out for you.
Check out our guide to Nova Scotia waterfalls.
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