World of Waterfalls Blog

This page displays all of our blog posts (latest posts first).

The blog posts shown here include both non-waterfall and waterfall writeups.  So in addition to our in-depth waterfall posts, the article/post topics can range from educational writeups, musings, features, advice, product reviews, and more.

This page even displays updates or new postings pertaining to Top 10 Lists, Itineraries, and Trip Reports.

If you’re looking for waterfall writeups, you can find them in our Destinations page.

Most recent blog posts (reverse chronological order):

“Messy Productivity” (Lower Fox Canyon Falls and Fall Creek Falls – January 28, 2022)

Although this trail didn’t look all that steep from where we were standing, it became obvious that once we committed to the steep scramble, we pretty much…

Lower Fox Canyon Falls (Lower Falls Of The Fox)

Lower Fox Canyon Falls is the lowermost of the hidden waterfalls of Fox Canyon (a tributary of Big Tujunga Canyon), a place typically visited by canyoneers.

Devils Gulch Falls

Devils Gulch Falls is a waterfall near the Bridge to Nowhere in the Sheep Mountain Wilderness. Its hidden location means most people don’t know about it.

“Prioritizing The Waterfall” (Devils Gulch Falls and Trail Canyon Falls – January 21, 2022 to January 22, 2022)

…in one moment, Dad managed to trip and fall down on the trail, where he actually landed on a yucca plant as well as split his pinky, which was bleeding…

“Two Weeks Too Late” (Upper Hot Spring Canyon – January 15, 2022)

Maybe it was a good thing that there wasn’t more water here or else there would be no way to even get a look at even part of the falls without getting right…

Upper Hot Spring Canyon Falls

The Upper Hot Spring Canyon Falls were a series of accessible seasonal waterfalls in perhaps Orange County’s most remote part of the Santa Ana Mountains…

Fall Creek Falls

Fall Creek Falls is a seasonal multi-tiered waterfall in a section of Big Tujunga Canyon that harbored surprising autumn colors even in the month of January!

“A Jay Day” (Big Tujunga Canyon – January 8, 2022)

…all this barefoot walking (especially since I was wearing Chacos) made me very wary of poison oak exposure… as both Jay and I were bushwhacking…

Waterfall Safety & Common Sense: Don’t Ruin It For Everyone!

We need to be reminded about waterfall safety and common sense because let’s face it – if we don’t, then we end up ruining it for everyone!

Josephine Creek Falls

Josephine Creek Falls (Josephine Falls) is an elusive 180ft seasonal waterfall hiding beneath a hanging ravine beneath Josephine Peak in Big Tujunga Canyon.

“New Year’s Season’s Seizure” (Ortega Highway and Big Tujunga Canyon – December 31, 2021 to January 1, 2022)

She blamed me for telling her that it wasn’t the falls so she didn’t want to do the hike, but she didn’t want to hear the truth that she didn’t own her…

Chiquito Falls (Lion Canyon Falls)

Chiquito Falls (or Lion Canyon Falls) was a small waterfall near the Ortega Highway that required quite a bit of effort to reach. Was the effort worth it?

The 8 Best Los Angeles Waterfalls To Visit During A Drought

In this guide, we show you the best Los Angeles Waterfalls to visit during a drought, which might be an alternative to the crowded beaches!

Guide To The Best Waterfalls You Can Swim In The Big Island

This guide to the best waterfalls you can swim in the Big Island of Hawaii shares our experiences so that you may plan your visit!

Guide To The Best Waterfalls You Can Swim In Maui & Molokai

This guide to the best waterfalls you can swim in Maui (and Molokai) is where we share what we’ve experienced so you can plan and prepare.

A Guide To The Best Waterfalls You Can Swim In Oahu

In this guide to the best waterfalls you can swim in Oahu, we share our experiences with the swimming hole waterfalls in the Gathering Place.

A Guide To The Best Waterfalls You Can Swim In Kauai

In this guide to the best waterfalls you can swim in Kauai, we share our experiences with the swimming hole waterfalls on the Garden Isle.

The Best Waterfalls Near Los Angeles You Can Swim In

In this guide, we show you the best waterfalls near Los Angeles you can swim in to cool off from Southern California’s hot and sunny weather!

A Guide To The Best Waterfalls In The Big Island Of Hawaii

This guide to the best waterfalls in the Big Island of Hawaii shares our experiences so that you may leverage the info to plan your visit!

The Best Waterfalls In Maui & How To Get To Them

In this guide to the best waterfalls in Maui, we wanted to share what we’ve experienced so that you may leverage it and plan your visit!