Ruskview, Mulmur Ontario – Real Estate Information
Ruskview, Mulmur, Ontario is a small, rural community located within the Niagara Escarpment, on the highest bluff, overlooking Pine River Valley. The first settler was Joseph Lennox, who purchased crown land in 1848. Find real Mulmur agents in Ontario Canada and information on how they can help you.
Community of Ruskview
The settlement was called “Blackbank” until 1875, when that name was given to a settlement a short distance west. In 1883, a post office opened at the original Blackbank and was named “Ruskview”, after William Rusk, an early settler, as well as for the scenic view of the valley from the settlement.
Ruskview boasts spectacular views overlooking the valley worthy of visiting any time of the year. While much remains of the original settlement, the general store with attached private residence still stands as a reminder of it’s past.