World of Waterfalls Blog

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Most recent blog posts (reverse chronological order):

Twin Falls

Twin Falls is a series of waterfalls in Kakadu National Park dropping 180m with good flow in the Wet but better access in the Dry. It sits past Jim Jim Falls.

Double Falls

Double Falls is an unexpected waterfall sitting in the Death Adder Valley in the Top End as it we saw it during our air tour over Twin Falls and Jim Jim Falls.

Edith Falls (Leilyn)

Edith Falls (Leilyn) is a series of small waterfalls in Nitmuluk National Park near Katherine experienced on a walk to an Upper Pool with more waterfalls.

Florence Falls

Florence Falls is a 30-40m waterfall a short walk from its car park in Litchfield National Park, featuring a swim hole that tends to be free of crocodiles.

Tolmer Falls

Tolmer Falls is a tall 35m waterfall in Litchfield National Park with a lookout and side trail leading to a natural bridge with rare bats and more cascades.

Wangi Falls

Wangi Falls is a 41-52m tall waterfall in Litchfield National Park that may have a companion in high flow. It can also be a swim hole if conditions allow.

Tjaetaba Falls

Tjaetaba Falls is a light-flowing series of waterfalls and secluded swim holes on Greenant Creek in Litchfield National Park, but offers a tranquil bush walk.

Robin Falls

Robin Falls is a seasonal 3-tiered waterfall that may offer crocodile-free swimming near Adelaide River in the Top End accessed by a 30-45 min return walk.

“No 4WD Access” (Top End, Australia – June 3, 2006 to June 7, 2006)

The receptionist then told us that they would substitute the Jim Jim Falls/Twin Falls excursion with a trip out to Gunlom Falls. Julie and I knew this was unacceptable since we had just driven there..

Seattle Wedding Itinerary – May 25, 2006 to May 29, 2006

This five-day Memorial Day Weekend itinerary was largely a result of one of Julie’s cousins getting married in their home city of Seattle. Of course, we also saw this as an opportunity to fit in some waterfalling and sightseeing…

Snoqualmie Falls

Snoqualmie Falls is a 268ft waterfall in a suburb east of Seattle that is easily the most popular and most visited waterfall in the state of Washington.

Twin Falls

Twin Falls is a graceful 132ft waterfall on the South Fork Snoqualmie River in Washington yielding a quieter and more serene experience than Snoqualmie Falls.

Wallace Falls

Wallace Falls features 3 waterfalls on the Wallace River where the Lower Falls is a combined 212ft, the Middle Falls is 260ft, and the Upper Falls is 100ft.

Death Valley Itinerary – March 24, 2006 to March 26, 2006

This itinerary was about our trip to Death Valley for the first time. Although this trip involved a lot of long drives, Julie and I were surprisingly able to accomplish quite a bit in terms of all the sights we wanted to see in Death Valley itself…

“Roughing It In The Desert” (Death Valley – March 24, 2006 to March 26, 2006)

It was too late in terms of the impact the camera made with the ground, but I also had to wipe away all that sand and salt that was suddenly all over the newly-bought expensive device…

Darwin Falls

Darwin Falls is a 25-30ft waterfall near Panamint Springs in Death Valley National Park, accessed by a two-mile round-trip hike into a narrowing canyon.

Yosemite Firefall Itinerary – February 24, 2006 to February 26, 2006

This itinerary of our weekend visit to Yosemite National Park was all about catching the firefall as it was one of the few things left that I didn’t try from The Photographer’s Guide to Yosemite by Michael Frye….

“Chasing the Firefall” (Yosemite – February 24, 2006 to February 26, 2006)

Driven by the thought of trying to get that sought-after firefall, my wife and I went on another spontaneous Yosemite trip. I was concerned about my old 1990 Legend making it…

Fiji Itinerary – December 24, 2005 to January 2, 2006

In this itinerary, Julie and I took a tropical vacation during the holiday season between Christmas and New Years in Fiji. Something really quirky about this trip was that we flew out on the evening of Christmas Eve and we landed in Fiji on Boxing Day…

Waibula Falls

Waibula Falls is an attractive waterfall that sits in a Danish-owned plantation in eastern Taveuni. It is the last highlight of the plantation tour which can be arranged…