Fern Canyon Waterfalls

The Fern Canyon Waterfalls was our waterfallers excuse to experience this popular narrow canyon where ferns draped its walls for nearly its entire length.

Gold Dust Falls and the Gold Bluffs Beach Waterfalls

Gold Dust Falls and the Gold Bluffs Beach Waterfalls were a trio of thin but tall (50-80ft) waterfalls along a quiet elk-grazing part of the Davidson Trail.

Chamberlain Creek Waterfall

The Chamberlain Creek Waterfall is a secluded 50ft falls in the Jackson Demonstration State Forest between Willits and Fort Bragg near the Mendocino Coast.

Dora Falls

Dora Falls was a secluded 30ft waterfall situated very close to the US101 and a redwood grove. It had surprisingly good flow, and I even had the falls alone.

Crystal Mill Waterfall

The Crystal Mill Waterfall was my waterfalling excuse to explore what could be Colorado’s most photographed historical relic in the Crystal Mill itself.

Hayes Creek Falls

Hayes Creek Falls was a roadside waterfall between the Marble turnoff and the village of Redstone on the scenic Hwy 133 between Carbondale and McClure Pass.

Devils Punch Bowl

The Devils Punch Bowl was a two-tiered waterfall with colorful plunge pools next to the Schofield Pass ‘Road’, which we accessed from the Crested Butte side

Bear Creek Falls

Bear Creek Falls is a hidden roadside waterfall (to drivers zooming along the Hwy 550, at least) dropping 120ft into the Uncompahgre Canyon near Ouray.

Judd Falls

Judd Falls was a popular and easily-accessible waterfall above the hamlet of Gothic and close to Crested Butte. It was also a good hike for Fall colors.

Big Falls

Big Falls was an elusive 150-200ft plunging seasonal waterfall in the Mt Charleston area by Las Vegas, and it’s very close to the popular Mary Jane Falls.

Little Adams Falls (Adams Canyon Lower Falls)

Little Adams Falls (also called Adams Canyon Lower Falls) was a short, overlooked, yet inviting 20ft waterfall within Adams Canyon downstream from Adams Falls.

Menace Falls

Menace Falls was an out-of-the-way remote and unheralded waterfall that probably had a height of 80-100ft in the Wyoming Range of the Bridger-Teton Forest.

Popo Agie Falls

Popo Agie Falls was a combination of a scenic 300-550+ ft waterfall and swimming holes in the dry Wind River Range near Lander well east of Jackson Hole.

Granite Falls

Granite Falls felt like a rare and endangered locals’ spot where the beauty of the Gros Ventre Mountains met with a wide waterfall and natural hot spring.

Mammoth Hot Springs Terraces

The Mammoth Hot Springs Terraces was a scenic and special class of waterfalls primarily sourced by geothermally-heated ground water and not rain or snow.

Midway Geyser Basin Runoff

The Midway Geyser Basin Runoff defied what we thought of when it came to identifying waterfalls, and that certainly made it a unique waterfalling experience

Natural Bridge

Natural Bridge could be the only signficant natural rock span in Yellowstone National Park, but the cascade that flowed through it caught me by surprise.

Bucking Mule Falls

Bucking Mule Falls was a remote 200ft waterfall accessed by a 5.4-mile round-trip hike to an overlook that also encompassed the contours of Devil Canyon.

Porcupine Falls

Porcupine Falls may be my favorite waterfall not in Yellowstone. Situated in the Bighorn Mountains, it had a 70-100ft drop with an inviting swimming hole.

Shell Falls

Shell Falls was an easy-to-visit waterfall, which formed from an ancient fault that shifted the bedrock and changed Shell Creek’s course to its 75ft drop.