Near Queenston in Regional Municipality of Niagara, Ontario — Central Canada
The Treacherous River Cliff
The Battle of Queenston Heights Walking Tour
— Stop 2 of the 5-stop walking tour —
Erected by Parks Canada. (Marker Number 2.)
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Native Americans • War of 1812.
Location. 43° 9.633′ N, 79° 2.916′ W. Marker is near Queenston, Ontario, in Regional Municipality of Niagara. Marker is on Niagara Parkway just north of Portage Road, on the right when traveling north. This historical marker is situated on the Canadian side of the Niagara River in a community/historic Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Queenston, Ontario L0S 1L0, Canada. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Roy Terrace (about 90 meters away, measured in a direct line); The Niagara Escarpment (about 150 meters away); Laura Ingersoll Secord (about 210 meters away); Attack (about 210 meters away); Site of Redan Battery (about 210 meters away); The Capture of the Redan and the Death of Brock (about 210 meters away); The Decisive Battle (approx. 0.3 kilometers away); The Counter-Offensive Takes Shape (approx. 0.3 kilometers away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Queenston.
More about this marker. This historical marker is located in the Queenston Heights National Historic Site of Canada and is stop #2 on, The Battle of Queenston Heights Walking Tour. According to the Niagara Parks web site, this historical marker is located "across the Parkway from the Ornamental Entrance Gate."
Related markers. Click here for a list of markers that are related to this marker. To better understand the relationship, study each marker in the order shown.
Credits. This page was last revised on September 27, 2019. It was originally submitted on January 14, 2012, by Dale K. Benington of Toledo, Ohio. This page has been viewed 677 times since then and 15 times this year. Last updated on May 3, 2012, by David Graff of Halifax, Nova Scotia. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6. submitted on January 15, 2012, by Dale K. Benington of Toledo, Ohio. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.