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Forest Mills

Pretty landscape and water views

This quaint community was once known as The Falls until 1868 when the name changed to Forest Mills.

Located 14 km north/west of the town of Napanee, this little hamlet is an ideal rural location. With welcoming neighbours and close access to larger centres, residents and visitors can enjoy a quieter time while still feeling connected. 

  • Home of Buttermilk Falls
  • Located on the Salmon River
first home here is built
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Buttermilk Falls in Forest Mills

The falls and the river are right next to the road making it an easy place to stop and take some pictures and enjoy the view.

Reasons to Live in Forest Mills in Greater Napanee

Forest Mills in Greater Napanee is a great place to live. Here are some of the reasons why residents enjoy living here.

  • Lower housing costs
  • Reasonable cost of living
  • Low crime rate
  • Great location
  • Access to health care

Plan Your Visit

If you’re planning a visit to the area, check out local accommodations to make your stay cozy and comfy.

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