World of Waterfalls Blog

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Most recent blog posts (reverse chronological order):

Waldbachstrub Waterfall

Waldbachstrub Waterfall is a 95m convergence of several falls at the head of Echerntal Valley reached by an 8km hike from the famous town of Hallstatt, Austria.

Golling Waterfalls

Golling Waterfalls (or Golling Waterfall) is a popular 76m pair of falls with a Natural Bridge and a cave spring by Golling near the city of Salzburg, Austria.

Bad Gastein Waterfall

Bad Gastein Waterfall (Bad Gasteiner Wasserfall) is a unique mix of multi-drop waterfalls tumbling through the spa town of Bad Gastein in Salzburg, Austria.


Riesachfaelle (or more accurately Riesachfälle) is a pair of waterfalls at the head of Untertal Valley upslope from Schladming and Rohrmoos in Styria, Austria.

Steirischer Bodensee Waterfall

The Steirischer Bodensee Waterfall is a tall falls behind a scenic lake. I experienced the falls’ base and the lake on a 4km circuit walk in Seewigtal, Austria.

Muhlbach Waterfall

Muhlbach Waterfall (Mühlbachfall) is the conspicuous falls right above the beautiful lakeside UNESCO World Heritage town of Hallstatt in Salzkammergut, Austria.

“These Are A Few Of My Favorite Things” (Austria – July 2, 2018 to July 16, 2018)

…even after trying to apply the brakes, I leaned too far backwards and managed to fall back onto the track. I felt something on my elbows immediately but I was more concerned about Tahia…

Rothbachfall and the Koenigssee Waterfalls

Röthbachfall is a 470m waterfall (the tallest waterfall in Germany) behind Obersee. We took a boat and hiked to it, where we also saw the Königssee Waterfalls.

Tatzelwurm Waterfall

Tatzelwurm Waterfall (Wasserfall Tatzelwurm) is a pair of falls each 10m in height on the Auerbach seen from a short walk by Oberaudorf, Bavaria, Germany.

Josefsthaler Waterfalls

Josefsthaler Waterfalls (Josefsthaler Wasserfälle) are a 20m falls with other cascades on Hachelbach seen by a short walk or 4km loop near Schliersee, Germany.

Kuhflucht Waterfalls

Kuhflucht Waterfalls (Kuhfluchtwasserfälle) are a 270m set of falls tumbling from a spring (Kuhfluchtquelle) high up in the Bavarian Alps by Farchant, Germany.

Leutaschklamm Waterfall

Leutaschklamm Waterfall is a 23m falls sitting at the bottom of the Leutaschklamm Gorge, which is at the Germany and Austria border near Mittenwald, Germany.

Hoellentalklamm Waterfalls

Hollentalklamm Waterfalls (Höllentalklamm Wasserfälle) are falls on the Hammersbach in a narrow gorge under the glaciers of Zugspitze near Grainau, Germany.

Poellat Gorge Waterfall

Poellat Gorge Waterfall (Pöllatschlucht Wasserfall) is a 30m falls beneath Maria’s Bridge (Marienbrücke) next to Neuschwanstein Castle near Füssen, Germany.


Lechfall is a man-made waterfall spilling over a dam ladder on the Lech River built in the 18th century as a means of flood control near Füssen, Germany.

Hinanger Waterfall

Hinanger Waterfall (Hinanger Wasserfall) is a 12m limestone falls on a path with steps, bridges, and travertine cliffs in the Allgäu near Sonthofen, Germany.

Scheidegger Waterfalls

Scheidegger Waterfalls (Scheidegger Wasserfälle) are 3 waterfalls on the Rickenbach in Rohrach Gorge that I experienced in an excursion near Lindau, Germany.

Zipfelsbach Waterfall

Zipfelsbach Waterfall (Zipfelsbach Wasserfall) is a 300m falls in several drops of which I hiked to the bottom 2 from the town of Hinterstein, Bayern, Germany.

Urach Waterfall

Urach Waterfall is a 37m limestone falls on the Brühlbach where a popular and family-friendly walk followed this gentle stream near Bad Urach, Germany.

Burgbach Waterfall

Burgbach Waterfall is a 32m falls that I experienced on a 1.8km walk in a tranquil forested setting near Bad Rippoldsau-Schapbach in Germany’s Schwarzwald.