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Jun 24, 2017

Carlon Falls (Yosemite National Park, California, USA)

Carlon Falls was a strangely-shaped waterfall that had that rare characteristic of flowing year-round, which was quite a statement to make since most waterfalls within Yosemite National Park...

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Jun 24, 2017

Chilnualna Falls (Yosemite National Park, California, USA)

Chilnualna Falls was one of those waterfall experiences that surpassed whatever expectations we may have had going into the hike. Given how little attention the southern section of Yosemite...

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Jun 23, 2017

Lehamite Falls (Yosemite National Park, California, USA)

This often-overlooked waterfall has the misfortune of being situated close to Yosemite Falls near Yosemite Village. Lehamite Falls is a tall, slender series of cascading falls...

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Jun 23, 2017

Yosemite Falls (Yosemite National Park, California, USA)

Along with Half Dome, Yosemite Falls is an iconic symbol of the grandeur and beauty of Yosemite National Park. Falling a total of 2425ft, it is amongst the highest waterfalls in the world.

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Jun 23, 2017

Foresta Falls (Yosemite National Park, California, USA)

Foresta Falls was probably one of the more pleasant yet unsung and off-the-beaten-path waterfalling surprises to be found in Yosemite National Park. Every time we'd drive the Big Oak Flat Road...

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Jun 22, 2017

Yosemite: Travel Blog: Going Against The Grain

I wasn't sugar coating it telling them they had at least another hour or more just to even get up to the 3rd Chilnualna Falls, which would be the next opportunity to cool off...

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Jun 19, 2017

Autumn Ridge Road WASHED OUT

Autumn Ridge Road to Whiskey Falls is washed out. You have to reach it from the Mammoth Pool Road or up Beashore Road.

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Jun 11, 2017

California: Travel Blog: Unforeseen Family Day

And so we were merrily driving up the Hwy 39 into San Gabriel Canyon en route to Crystal Lake. But we were doing this drive without much preparation as we didn't bring Ann Marie Brown's book...

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Jun 08, 2017

Stewart Falls (Provo Canyon, Utah, USA)

Stewart Falls was definitely one of the more popular waterfalling excursions within the vicinity of Salt Lake City. And it was for good reason why the falls was so popular. After all, it featured...

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Jun 08, 2017

Bridal Veil Falls (Provo Canyon, Utah, USA)

Bridal Veil Falls was easily the most impressive and scenic waterfall that we managed to visit in the Salt Lake City vicinity. Its spring-fed year-round flow coming out of Cascade Mountain...

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Jun 08, 2017

Fear of Waterfalls

I am terrified of waterfalls as much as I am of snakes. I wont go to see them and I don't like looking at pictures of them. I have tried making myself

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Jun 08, 2017

Battle Creek Falls (Pleasant Grove, Utah, USA)

Battle Creek Falls was a pleasing 50ft plunging waterfall near the base of the west side of Mt Timpanogos. It was a short but sweet excursion where the whole family was able to partake and enjoy...

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Jun 07, 2017

Horsetail Falls (Alpine, Utah, USA)

Horsetail Falls was a another one of the waterfalls in the Salt Lake City vicinity that I really had to earn while going on a bit of an adventure. It involved going up a relentlessly uphill trail...

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Jun 06, 2017

Adams Falls (Layton, Utah, USA)

Adams Falls (also known as Adams Canyon Falls) was definitely one of the more adventurous waterfalls that I pursued while waterfalling the Salt Lake City area during our Memorial Day Weekend...

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Jun 05, 2017

Lisa Falls (Little Cottonwood Canyon, Utah, USA)

Lisa Falls was one of the shorter waterfall excursions that I did while touring the Salt Lake City area on Memorial Day Weekend in 2017. As you can see from the photo above, it appeared to have...

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Jun 05, 2017

Rocky Mouth Falls (Sandy, Utah, USA)

Rocky Mouth Falls was a strangely situated waterfall in that its access involved walking amongst some pretty exclusive homes in the suburb of Sandy, which pretty much sat in the foothills...

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Jun 04, 2017

Donut Falls (Big Cottonwood Canyon, Utah, USA)

Donut Falls (I've also seen it spelled Doughnut Falls) was so named because the Mill D South Fork Creek spilled into a pothole that someone imagined was shaped like a donut. Beneath the donut was...

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Jun 04, 2017

Cascade Falls (near Cedar City, Utah, USA)

Cascade Falls was our excuse to break up the very long drive from Los Angeles to Salt Lake City. While you don't need to make such a long drive to reach this waterfall, it was conveniently within...

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Jun 04, 2017

American Southwest: Travel Blog: Elevate Us

By about 2:20pm, we only made it to Jean, which was the next town on the way to State Line. And it wouldn't be until about 3:20pm when we finally made it to Primm. By this time, lots of people...

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May 21, 2017

California: Travel Blog: Ladybugs of the Heart

I eventually scrambled up to rejoin Julie and Tahia where they were snacking on broccoli chips. As we were snacking up here, we were suddenly inundated in an insect swarm. It was quite a surreal...

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May 19, 2017

Dirt Spray

I was at the Grand Falls of the Little Colorado in 1984 at a time of heavy water flow. We parked at a small picnic area just down from the Falls and walked

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May 06, 2017

American Southwest Waterfalls: Colorado

Colorado Waterfalls were amongst the last waterfalls that we had a chance to visit that were within the American Southwest region. We always knew big waterfalls and cascades were resident...

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May 06, 2017

American Southwest Waterfalls: New Mexico

New Mexico Waterfalls seemed like an oxymoron to us as we thought this state was nothing but desert, aliens (think Roswell), and nuclear research projects (think Manhattan Project) as well as...

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May 06, 2017

"Medium Falls" (Mt Charleston, Nevada, USA)

"Medium Falls" was a name I made up for this waterfall because it sat in between Little Falls and Big Falls on the northeast-facing slopes of Kyle Canyon. I could have easily called it "Lost Falls"...

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May 05, 2017

Little Falls (Mt Charleston, Nevada, USA)

Little Falls was almost the waterfall that got away when I attempted to visit it right after doing the Mary Jane Falls hike. The problem was that the trail to access this waterfall wasn't terribly...

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May 05, 2017

Mary Jane Falls (Mt Charleston, Nevada, USA)

Mary Jane Falls had to have been hands down the most popular hike in the Mt Charleston area. I had to have counted dozens of large hiking groups when I was making my way back down from the falls...

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May 05, 2017

Faux Falls (near Moab, Utah, USA)

Faux Falls was another one of the waterfalling surprises during our return trip to Moab, Utah in 2017. Like the name suggests the waterfall was technically not real ("faux" is French for something...

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May 05, 2017

Mill Creek Falls ["Left Hand"] (Moab, Utah, USA)

Mill Creek Falls was an unexpected natural waterfall surprise that I hadn't planned on visiting when we made a return trip to Moab 16 years after our first visit. Waterfalls weren't even on our...

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May 05, 2017

Rifle Falls (Rifle, Colorado, USA)

Rifle Falls was an impressive three-segmented waterfall where each drop plunged some 70ft over travertine formations. While we've seen other three-segmented waterfalls like Triple Falls in Oregon...

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May 04, 2017

Bridal Veil Falls (Hanging Lake Park, Colorado, USA)

Few waterfalls could take your breath away, but the Bridal Veil Falls at Hanging Lake pretty much did just that - both literally and figuratively. The picture you see at the top of this page only...

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May 04, 2017

North Clear Creek Falls (Rio Grande National Forest, Colorado, USA)

North Clear Creek Falls was a waterfall that I wound up going a bit out of the way for even though it was said to be a pretty easy-to-visit drive-to waterfall. Indeed, as you can see from the photo...

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May 03, 2017

Cascade Falls (Ouray, Colorado, USA)

Cascade Falls was said to be the last in a series of seven waterfalls on Cascade Creek near the town of Ouray (though only two of these waterfalls that I know of were said to be accessible and named).

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May 03, 2017

Cornet Falls (Telluride, Colorado, USA)

Cornet Falls was perhaps the waterfall that stole the show when it came to waterfalling the Telluride area. As you can see from the photo above, this 80ft waterfall had a lot going for it - the red...

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May 03, 2017

Bridal Veil Falls (Telluride, Colorado, USA)

Bridal Veil Falls was said to be the tallest permanent free-falling waterfall in the state of Colorado at 365ft. Obviously when we first were made aware of the falls, it was high on our priority list.

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May 02, 2017

Jemez Falls (Santa Fe National Forest, New Mexico, USA)

Jemez Falls was perhaps the most satisfying of the waterfalls in the state of New Mexico that I had encountered during a 2017 Spring Break Trip to the Desert Southwest. That was because it was...

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May 02, 2017

Nambe Falls (near Santa Fe, New Mexico, USA)

Nambe Falls (or more accurately Nambé Falls with the accent; meaning it's pronounced "nam-BEH") was certainly an unexpected waterfall surprise when we briefly toured the northwestern part of New...

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May 01, 2017

Travertine Falls (Cibola National Forest, New Mexico, USA)

Travertine Falls was a bit of an exercise in missed timing as you can see from the picture above. Apparently Spring Break was a little too late to experience this seasonal waterfall, which was...

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Apr 30, 2017

Slide Rock (Coconino National Forest, Arizona, USA)

Slide Rock was one of those waterfalling excursions that probably stretched the definition of what a waterfall was in our experience. It was really a series of small cascades (the tallest one...

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Apr 29, 2017

American Southwest: Travel Blog: Corner Places

As I was speeding along the NP-101 on the way out, I was suddenly tailed by someone in a truck. I thought that it wanted to pass me or something, but I didn't see a place to pull over and let him...

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Apr 12, 2017

California: Travel Blog: Rite Of Passage

As we were making our way over, Mom was telling me that Joshua had gotten carsick and threw up in a plastic bag. At first, she blamed Dad's driving...

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Apr 07, 2017

San Ysidro Falls (Santa Barbara County, California, USA)

San Ysidro Falls was a waterfall that I had always been targeting for a visit, but for one reason or another (drought, lack of time, etc.), I never had the chance to make a visit until a...

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Apr 06, 2017

California: Travel Blog: Creating Models

And as I was making this apparently unnecessary crossing to get back to the original side, I made a misstep and next thing I knew, both boots were wet as well as my wool socks! So much for hiking...

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Mar 26, 2017

Seven Falls (Colorado Springs, Colorado, USA)

Seven Falls was perhaps the signature waterfall attraction of the Colorado Springs area. Like its name suggested, it was where South Cheyenne Creek fell a total of 181ft over a series of seven...

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Mar 26, 2017

Helen Hunt Falls (Colorado Springs, Colorado, USA)

Helen Hunt Falls was our introduction to the waterfalls in the Colorado Springs area, and it was quite easy to visit. It was essentially a modestly-sized two-segment cascade on North Cheyenne Creek...

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Mar 26, 2017

Portrero John Falls (Sespe Wilderness / near Ojai, California, USA)

Portrero John Falls was a waterfall that had eluded us ever since we were first made aware of it in an old waterfall book from Chris Schaffer back around 2003 or 2004. After seeing this waterfall...

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Mar 25, 2017

American Southwest: Travel Blog: United We Pay

Once I got connected with an agent, I was told that my reservation was cancelled because I was a "no show" for my earlier flight from LAX to Denver on Wednesday, which clearly wasn't true...

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Mar 25, 2017

Some additional info on Kitchen Creek Falls from a local

Since I live in the area, I have a bit of additional information. First of all, the road where you park is *a* frontage road (meaning, a road that parallels

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Mar 22, 2017

California: Travel Blog: Itchy, Scratchy, and Crawly

With the time being 2:50pm, I figured that it would probably be another 40-50 minutes before we'd finally be back at the trailhead. But at least now, we knew that we'd be hiking on trail again...

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Mar 15, 2017

Great site for waterfalls

my wife and I have traveled extensively in the last decade and visited several of the waterfalls you listed - worldwide and USA. Victoria and Iguassu

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