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Sep 24, 2017

Latourell Falls (Columbia River Gorge, Oregon, USA)

Latourell Falls was a gorgeous waterfall that had the distinction of being the closest major waterfall of the Columbia River Gorge to the City of Portland. It possessed remarkable overhanging...

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Sep 24, 2017

Multnomah Falls (Columbia River Gorge, Oregon, USA)

Multnomah Falls is easily the Columbia River Gorge's most famous waterfall and could very well be the state of Oregon's prime natural attraction. While our visits here have constantly shown...

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Sep 23, 2017

Horsetail Falls (Columbia River Gorge, Oregon, USA)

Horsetail Falls was another one of the really easy waterfalls to visit within the Columbia River Gorge. Perhaps the hardest part about a visit to this waterfall would be finding a parking spot...

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Sep 23, 2017

Fall Creek Falls (Swan Valley, Idaho, USA)

Fall Creek Falls (I've also seen it referred to as Falls Creek Falls) was one of the more scenically located waterfalls we've come across as it spilled over 60ft right into the Snake River...

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Sep 23, 2017

Idaho Falls (Idaho Falls, Idaho, USA)

Idaho Falls was one of those waterfalls that not only pertained to the name of the waterfall, but it was also the name of the city in which it sat at its heart. In our experience, we've seen many...

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Sep 23, 2017

Lower Mesa Falls (Caribou-Targhee National Forest, Idaho, USA)

Lower Mesa Falls was a gushing 65ft waterfall on the Henry's Fork of the Snake River that was just downstream from the more accessible Upper Mesa Falls. Similar to the other waterfall...

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Sep 23, 2017

Upper Mesa Falls (Caribou-Targhee National Forest, Idaho, USA)

Upper Mesa Falls was a spectacular river waterfall on the Henry's Fork of the Snake River. Said to be as tall as a 10-story building (114ft) and 200ft wide with a flow rate that would vary between...

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Sep 23, 2017

Firehole Falls (Yellowstone National Park, Wyoming, USA)

Firehole Falls and the Cascades of the Firehole were two notable waterfalls and cascades amongst a larger series of pretty impressive waterfalls on the Firehole River. They were two of the more...

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Sep 23, 2017

Mystic Falls (Yellowstone National Park, Wyoming, USA)

Mystic Falls was a very attractive multi-tiered cascading waterfall said to tumble with a cumulative height of about 70ft on the Little Firehole River. What was striking about this impressive...

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Sep 23, 2017

Cave Falls (Yellowstone National Park, Wyoming, USA)

Cave Falls was an impressively wide waterfall spanning 250ft across the Falls River well downstream from its confluence with the Bechler River. Even though it was said to be only 20ft tall...

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Sep 23, 2017

"Cascade Creek Falls" (Yellowstone National Park, Wyoming, USA)

"Cascade Creek Falls" was a name I made up for this waterfall (hence the quotes) as it was one that I never expected to see. You see, when I did the the hike to the neighboring Terraced Falls...

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Sep 22, 2017

Terraced Falls (Yellowstone National Park, Wyoming, USA)

Terraced Falls was an impressive series of cascades and waterfalls tumbling in succession on the Falls River with a cumulative height of about 150ft. It was our introduction to waterfalling...

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Sep 22, 2017

Wilderness Falls and Columbine Falls (Grand Teton National Park, Wyoming, USA)

The Wilderness Falls and Columbine Falls (also called the Columbine Cascade) were a pair of prominent waterfalls that left us wanting more as the views were quite distant as you can see...

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Sep 22, 2017

Hidden Falls (Grand Teton National Park, Wyoming, USA)

Hidden Falls was a satisfying 75-100ft waterfall at the far end of the scenic Jenny Lake, which fronted the signature skyline of the Grand Teton Range. To our knowledge, this was the most...

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Sep 22, 2017

Union Falls and Ouzel Pool (Yellowstone National Park, Wyoming, USA)

Union Falls had to have been my favorite waterfall in Yellowstone National Park besides the powerful Lower Falls of the Yellowstone River. It had been frequently described as the most beautiful...

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Sep 22, 2017

Fairy Falls (Yellowstone National Park, Wyoming, USA)

Fairy Falls (I've also seen it referred to as Fairy Fall) was one of the taller waterfalls in Yellowstone National Park with a reported height of 197ft, where it plunged for most of that drop...

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Sep 21, 2017

Kepler Cascades (Yellowstone National Park, Wyoming, USA)

The Kepler Cascades was probably the easiest waterfall of this magnitude that we were able to visit within Yellowstone National Park. The lookout platform was pretty much right next to the...

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Sep 20, 2017

Lewis Falls (Yellowstone National Park, Wyoming, USA)

Lewis Falls was a wide 30ft tall waterfall on the Lewis River, where we chanced upon it as we were driving south on the South Entrance Road as it was one of the easier waterfalls to see...

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Sep 20, 2017

Moose Falls (Yellowstone National Park, Wyoming, USA)

Moose Falls was a small 30ft waterfall with pretty healthy volume on Crawfish Creek near the Southern Entrance of Yellowstone National Park. What was peculiar about this falls...

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Sep 20, 2017

Crecelius Cascade (Yellowstone National Park, Wyoming, USA)

Crecelius Cascade was a roadside waterfall that we managed to miss on our first visit to Yellowstone National Park back in June 2004. It consisted of a smaller pair of cascades dropping in...

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Sep 20, 2017

Virginia Cascade (Yellowstone National Park, Wyoming, USA)

Virginia Cascade was an attractive cascade that tumbled noticeably on the Gibbon River in a densely forested canyon. As you can see from the photos on this page, it wasn't easy to get a clean...

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Sep 20, 2017

Gibbon Falls (Yellowstone National Park, Wyoming, USA)

Gibbon Falls was an attractively long and wide cascade on the Gibbon River tumbling a reported total of 84ft in height over or near the caldera rim of the Yellowstone Supervolcano. With its unusual...

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Sep 19, 2017

Silver Cord Cascade (Yellowstone National Park, Wyoming, USA)

Silver Cord Cascade (I've also seen it spelled Silver Chord Cascade) was one of the seemingly lesser known waterfalls (at least compared to the waterfalls closer to the main roads further to the west)

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Sep 19, 2017

Lower Falls (Yellowstone National Park, Wyoming, USA)

The Lower Falls (of the Yellowstone River) was by far the most popular waterfall in Yellowstone National Park, and it could very well be the park's signature waterfall. It majestically...

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Sep 19, 2017

Lost Creek Falls (Yellowstone National Park, Wyoming, USA)

Lost Creek Falls was a light-flowing 40ft waterfall that sat quietly in a shadowy forest and mini-canyon right behind the Roosevelt Lodge. Its wispy flow suggested...

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Sep 18, 2017

Wraith Falls (Yellowstone National Park, Wyoming, USA)

Wraith Falls appeared to us like the way an apparition might appear hovering against a cliff. I wasn't sure if we thought this way because of the name of the falls or if it was because...

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Sep 17, 2017

Undine Falls (Yellowstone National Park, Wyoming, USA)

Undine Falls (pronounced "UHN-deen") was one of the easier waterfalls to experience in Yellowstone National Park. Indeed, it didn't get much easier than pulling up to the large roadside pullout...

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Sep 17, 2017

Natural Bridge Falls (near Big Timber, Montana, USA)

Natural Bridge Falls was probably the most impressive of the natural bridge features that we've seen so far, especially since it was also a legitimate waterfall attraction as you can see in the...

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Sep 17, 2017

Woodbine Falls (Nye, Montana, USA)

Woodbine Falls was certainly one of the tallest and most impressive waterfalls that we've encountered in the state of Montana outside of Glacier National Park. It was actually geographically...

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Sep 17, 2017

Ousel Falls (Big Sky, Montana, USA)

Ousel Falls was a pretty popular yet surprisingly naturesque waterfalling excursion within walking distance from the suburban community of Big Sky. For that reason, I'd bet the falls was Big Sky's...

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Sep 17, 2017

Appistoki Falls (Glacier National Park, Montana, USA)

Appistoki Falls would forever be associated with huckleberries as far as we were concerned because ever since some locals showed us which plants were naturally growing the berries, Julie and Tahia...

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Sep 16, 2017

Grinnell Falls and Salamander Falls (Glacier National Park, Montana, USA)

Grinnell Falls and Salamander Falls, while spectacular in their own right, were really only incidental attractions on the epic hike to the Grinnell Glacier, which was rapidly becoming Upper...

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Sep 16, 2017

Swiftcurrent Falls (Glacier National Park, Montana, USA)

Swiftcurrent Falls was a waterfall that we didn't realize was a major waterfall in the Many Glacier area of Glacier National Park. In fact, we had initially lumped it in with the other waterfalls...

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Sep 16, 2017

St Mary Falls and Virginia Falls (Glacier National Park, Montana, USA)

St Mary Falls (or Saint Mary Falls if I spell it all out) and Virginia Falls were the waterfalling highlights of a popular trail that not only took in both these falls, but they also encompassed...

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Sep 16, 2017

Hidden Lake Cascades (Glacier National Park, Montana, USA)

The "Hidden Lake Cascades" were the informal name pertaining to a set of notable waterfalls that we encountered while hiking the Hidden Lake Trail from the Logan Pass Visitor Center to the Hidden...

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Sep 16, 2017

Bird Woman Falls & The Sun Road Waterfalls (Glacier National Park, Montana, USA)

The Bird Woman Falls was perhaps the tallest and most recognizable of the waterfalls seen along the Going-to-the-Sun Road (also called the Sun Road for short), especially near Logan Pass...

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Sep 15, 2017

Kootenai Falls (Troy, Montana, USA)

Kootenai Falls was an impressively wide and powerful series of waterfalls and rapids on the Kootenai River. As you can see in the photo at the top of this page, pictures really don't do this place...

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Sep 15, 2017

Moyie Falls (Moyie Springs, Idaho, USA)

Moyie Falls (not to be confused with the one in Canada) had a lot of potential in terms of it being a must-see waterfall in the panhandle of northern Idaho as it could have been where the...

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Sep 15, 2017

Spokane Falls (Spokane, Washington, USA)

Spokane Falls was a waterfall that had quite a bit going for it despite its urban downtown surroundings, the man-modified characteristic (supporting a pair of hydroelectric diversion dams), and...

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Sep 15, 2017

Sandcut Beach Waterfall (Shirley, British Columbia, Canada)

The Sandcut Beach Waterfall was a modestly-sized 10-15ft tall set of waterfalls spilling right onto a pebbly beach before the Sandcut Creek ultimately rejoined the Strait of Juan de Fuca...

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Sep 14, 2017

Goldstream Falls (Langford, British Columbia, Canada)

Goldstream Falls (also called the Upper Goldstream Falls) was a small waterfall that seemed more suitable for playing (as evidenced by some sand toys left creekside during my visit) as well as...

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Sep 14, 2017

Goldstream Niagara Falls (Langford, British Columbia, Canada)

"Goldstream Niagara Falls" seemed to us to be a rather obscure waterfall, which was surprising because it was barely a quarter-mile from a busy highway and it was within the Goldstream Provincial...

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Sep 13, 2017

Shannon Falls (Squamish, British Columbia, Canada)

Shannon Falls was one of the tallest waterfalls in British Columbia at 335m tall (said to be the third tallest in the province behind Della Falls and Hunlen Falls) and certainly one of the...

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Sep 12, 2017

Alexander Falls (Whistler, British Columbia, Canada)

Alexander Falls surprised us with its size and volume as it was a waterfall that we hadn't planned on visiting until I accidentally came across it while researching other waterfalls along the Sea...

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Sep 12, 2017

Brandywine Falls (Whistler, British Columbia, Canada)

Brandywine Falls was one of the major waterfalls that we encountered while driving the popular Sea to Sky Highway between Vancouver and Whistler, and it was well worth the stop. This very popular...

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Sep 11, 2017

Whatcom Falls (Bellingham, Washington, USA)

Whatcom Falls was kind of our excuse to break up the drive between Seattle and Vancouver as it was on the way. While the word "whatcom" was said to mean "noisy water" in the local Native American...

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Sep 11, 2017

Twin Falls (near Seattle / Issaquah, Washington, USA)

Twin Falls seemingly felt like one of those locals only attractions that was charming in its own right, but lacked the notoriety and power of the nearby Snoqualmie Falls. When we first did this...

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Sep 10, 2017

Wallace Falls (near Gold Bar, Washington, USA)

Wallace Falls was a very popular waterfalling excursion as it was well within reach of both Everett and Seattle. It was really a series of three major waterfalls on the Wallace River...

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Sep 10, 2017

Willamette Falls (Oregon City, Oregon, USA)

Willamette Falls turned out to be one of the more frustrating experiences that we've had mostly because of its lack of public accessibility. During our visit, the area around the falls remained...

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