The Maritimes have Shubenacadie Sam
The Northern US prefer Punxsutawney Phil
Southern Ontario Had Wiarton Willie (the second) until he passed away in 2006. There were apparently several others, but their deaths were not reported.
Other forecasters include
It is a bit hard to find. Look for Grey rd 1. I guess this would be regional road 1. Just past OLD BEACH ROAD, you will see a small parking lot. There are some tennis courts below. Now you are in the right spot.
Have some good footwear. Rubber boots are recommended if it has been raining lately. A walking stick is also recommended. Follow the trail behind the washrooms. The trail is marked with red triangles on the trees and some yellow paint. Don’t despair, just when you think you will never get there, you will see wooden stairs followed by a set of stairs over some roots. . . Listen, you can hear the falls.
Anne said she like to be in a place where there are Octobers. This is one of those places. In the summertime, it is easier to get down and stand behind the wall of water. Put this spot on your bucket list.
Tomorrow, we will circle Georgian Bay and head toward the Nickel Capital of the World.