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Apr 14, 2014

California: Travel Blog: Recovery By Waterfalling

So we kept forward hoping perhaps to find a plaza or fast-food restaurant to stop at to see what was going on. But moments later, Tahia started puking. And it seemed like she was heaving quite...

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Apr 07, 2014

California: Travel Blog: Our Pink-Eyed Pea

...there was a bit of unusual circumstances on our way out as we heard a loud circling chopper hovering right above the canyon. It was kind of ironic that we saw some memorial dedicated to "Arturo"...

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Mar 31, 2014

Paradise Falls (Wildwood Park / Thousand Oaks, California, USA)

Paradise Falls (also referred to as Wildwood Falls) is a lovely 40ft waterfall in the canyons of Wildwood Park in the Thousand Oaks area just minutes east of the popular...

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Mar 31, 2014

California: Travel Blog: Waterfalling Independence

Then, we turned left at the familiar signposted junction for Paradise Falls. Tahia was doing quite well during the hike, and we were still proceeding with Julie in front and Tahia trying to play...

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Mar 14, 2014

Thank You for this wonderful site

I have been using this site as a reference and thanks to it, I have been to some really nice waterfalls in Victoria, Australia. Just wanted to share some

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Mar 11, 2014

Lower Panther Falls

There are two impressive waterfalls on the Panther River at that location! I do believe the falls you describe are 600 feet high. The lower falls are

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Mar 06, 2014

Jog Falls

Forgot Jog Falls, India?

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Mar 03, 2014

The Top 10 Best Norway Waterfalls - our list of the best that we've visited

Our Top 10 Best Norway Waterfalls List consists of the favorites that we've personally visited in the land of fjords and the midnight sun. It's sure to change as we continue to collect more falls...

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Feb 24, 2014

Guide Falls

Guide Falls is a small, amphitheatre - style waterfall, with a small tier at the top and then the largest falls drops into the naturally formed amphitheatre

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Feb 22, 2014

Favorite childhood spot 40 years ago (Lower Calf Creek Falls)

My family often went camping in southern Utah when I was a kid in the '70s. At that time, few people knew about Lower Calf Creek Falls. We backpacked

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Feb 14, 2014

Port Sunlight (Kaieteur)

I was working about 3 miles up the river (Potaro) for diamonds and some gold in the mid 80's to the early 90's. We named that spot 'Port Sunlight' I wrote

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Feb 12, 2014

Impressive due to its height (Gocta)

From a distance, Gocta waterfall seemed, well, pretty but quite average. During the nice hike in comfortable warm temperature, the waterfall grew bigger

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Feb 12, 2014

Impressive due to its power (Dettifoss)

I find Dettifoss very impressive due to its power, mass and energy. I guess the grey water color empathizes this impression even more. At home, you can

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Feb 12, 2014

Nice waterfalls (Hengifoss)

I liked both waterfalls. They're quite different but both pretty and special: One is surrounded by very even basalt columns and the other is showing the

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Feb 12, 2014

Some nice photos (Kirkjufellsfoss)

I wasn't there, but like to go there because I saw several nice photos and thought I'd share a selection with you :-) http://www.panoramio.com/photo/93233422

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Jan 29, 2014

Top 10 Canadian Waterfalls

10. Kakabeka Falls, Ontario -Kakabeka is the largest waterfalls in Northern Ontario, and is protected by a lovely provincial park. Offers great lookouts,

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Jan 20, 2014

Aldeyarfoss

Nice top 10 list. I miss Aldeyarfoss. In my opinion it is the most beautiful one in Iceland. http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Aldeyjarfoss

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Jan 19, 2014

Sapphire Falls is the best

Try to hike to this falls, the best trail I ever went to. Not for beginner. I went to Holy Jim Falls, Bonita falls, Etiwanda Falls, Sturtevant Falls, Big

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Jan 05, 2014

? about Niagara Falls

We are traveling to the Falls in the summer of 2014. We are coming from MA. I have been reading all the reviews and I am wondering if you all think its

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Dec 31, 2013

SA Teen Boys Manoa Cottage 1977-78 (Kapana Falls)

I was in Salvation Army group Home in Manoa Valley during the years 1977-78. We use to come there often to jump off the falls. I never jumped; but I was

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Dec 31, 2013

Schiessentumpel Luxembourg

Luxembourg is a very small but picturesque country much like its only waterfall the Schiessentumpel. Situated in the Mullerthal region close to the border

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Dec 28, 2013

Top 10 Waterfalls - our list of the World's Best Waterfalls that we've visited

The Top 10 Best Waterfalls List consists of the favorites that Julie and I have personally visited. It's sure to change as we continue to collect more falls from around the world.

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Dec 28, 2013

Top 10 Best Australia Waterfalls - our list of the best that we've visited

Our Top 10 Best Australia Waterfalls List consists of the favorites that we've personally visited in the land down under. It's sure to change as we continue to collect more falls.

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Dec 20, 2013

Tahquamenon Falls

I can't find the Tahquamenon Falls on your site (3rd most voluminous east of the Mississippi). The lower falls are really cool to play around in.

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Dec 20, 2013

Victoria Falls #1

It is the best because it is so beautiful and majestic . when you are near the falls about 5km away your can hear the calming

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Dec 08, 2013

Water speed

It appears to gather speed as it approaches a waterfall (just before the drop) but can see no reason for this, is it just an illusion?

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Dec 03, 2013

Norway The Relentlessly Beautiful

This past May (2013) I had, or made, the opportunity to FINALLY scratch Norway off my bucket list. Friends, I am here to tell you that the land of the

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Dec 01, 2013

Whitewater Please remember to pay for parking!

Please pull up and get your parking envelope put the money in and park, then deposit the envelope on the way up to the falls. This allows us access to

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Dec 01, 2013

Total Now 71 in Transylvania County North Carolina

I finally just moved here as I still at 71 waterfalls seen have 205 to go! I give waterfall tours now to the falls off the beaten path. I'm adding a

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Nov 28, 2013

Waterfalls in tennessee

OK i live in Tennessee and lived near most of theses waterfall most of my life. you needed to research where the movie jungle book was filmed, it was filmed

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Nov 24, 2013

Eastern US Waterfalls (New York,New England,North Carolina,Tennessee,Kentucky..)

The Eastern US Waterfalls aren't what one normally thinks of when it comes to this part of the States. After all, it's a part of the country that has lots of history concerning colonialism and the...

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Nov 24, 2013

Eastern US Waterfalls: New York / New Jersey

New York Waterfalls was one something we didn't really expect to see prior to visiting the state. However, we've been fortunate enough to see a piece of such nature - especially...

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Nov 24, 2013

Passaic Falls (Paterson, New Jersey, USA)

Passaic Falls (also known as the Paterson Great Falls) was perhaps the most unusually-situated waterfall we could recall given that it was smack in the middle of a lot of urban developments that...

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Nov 24, 2013

Watkins Glen Waterfalls (Watkins Glen / Seneca Lake, New York, USA)

The Watkins Glen Waterfalls were merely the excuse for me to visit the Watkins Glen itself, which was said to be the most scenic of all the glens in the Finger Lakes region of Western New York...

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Nov 24, 2013

Middle Falls of the Genesee River (Letchworth State Park, New York, USA)

The Middle Falls of the Genesee River is the largest and most spectacular of the three major waterfalls on the Genesee River in Letchworth State Park in Western New York...

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Nov 24, 2013

Upper Falls of the Genesee River (Letchworth State Park, New York, USA)

The Upper Falls of the Genesee River was one of three major waterfalls on the Genesee River in Letchworth State Park. This waterfall was actually just a short distance upstream of the...

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Nov 23, 2013

Lower Falls of the Genesee River (Letchworth State Park, New York, USA)

The Lower Falls of the Genesee River was the last of the three major waterfalls on the Genesee River in Letchworth State Park in Western New York. Although it lacked the height of the...

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Nov 23, 2013

Niagara Falls - When is the best time to visit?

Niagara Falls is generally best from May through September because that's when you're most likely going to experience blue skies and rainbows. The only drawback to this time period is that it can...

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Nov 23, 2013

Niagara Falls - How to get there

The quickest and most convient way to get to Niagara Falls is by air (unless you're living or coming from other parts of New York (USA) or Ontario (Canada)).

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Nov 23, 2013

Niagara Falls - Which Side is Better

So which side of Niagara Falls is better? Canada or United States? Certainly, the obvious answer is that they're both good but different. However, we'll break down why this is the case...

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Nov 23, 2013

Canada Waterfalls

Canada Waterfalls were something Julie and I longed to seek out to explore Canada intimately. And the desire to do so was strong thanks to its massive size and large tracts of land dominated by...

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Nov 23, 2013

Canada Waterfalls: Ontario

Ontario Waterfalls were largely overshadowed by the one-and-only Niagara Falls, but it turned out that the geology that gave rise to the Granddaddy of Waterfalls in North America also yielded a bit...

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Nov 23, 2013

Borers Falls (Hamilton, Ontario, Canada)

Borers Falls was the last waterfall that we visited before spending our final days in Canada in Toronto during our October 2013 visit to the waterfall-laced Hamilton region. My experience with...

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Nov 23, 2013

Websters Falls (Hamilton, Ontario, Canada)

Websters Falls (or Webster's Falls) could very well be the city of Hamilton's most famous and most visited waterfall. And as you can see from the photo at the top of this page, it was totally...

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Nov 23, 2013

Tews Falls (Hamilton, Ontario, Canada)

Tews Falls was a very attractive plunge waterfall dropping about 41m (said to be the tallest in Southern Ontario besides Niagara Falls). Although we've seen in the literature that this waterfall...

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Nov 23, 2013

Felkers Falls (Hamilton, Ontario, Canada)

Felkers Falls (or Felker's Falls) was seemingly one of the more obscure waterfalls in the Hamilton area even though it was situated in a neighborhood of suburban developments. It was literally...

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Nov 22, 2013

Devils Punchbowl Falls (Hamilton, Ontario, Canada)

Devils Punchbowl Falls (or simply Devil's Punchbowl) was probably the lone disappointing experience we had of the six waterfalls we visited in the Hamilton area during our October 2013 trip...

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Nov 22, 2013

Albion Falls (Hamilton, Ontario, Canada)

Albion Falls was probably one of the prettiest (if not THE prettiest) waterfalls we encountered while waterfalling in and around the City of Hamilton. Ever since someone contributed a photo of...

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Nov 21, 2013

Balls Falls (Niagara Region, Ontario, Canada)

Our Balls Falls waterfalling experience could very well have been one of the most unusual and circumstantial experiences that we could remember. After having read the literature in preparation...

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