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Activities: Hiking
Description: This short, memorable and popular walk is the best way to experience the...
This short, memorable and popular walk is the best way to experience the rainforest.
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fine hiking

You can hike all day if you wish on this gorgeous trail or on others which adjoin it. The shade keeps you cool on a hot day.

5 of 5 starsReviewed August 1, 2015
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Yabucoa, Puerto Rico

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Yabucoa, Puerto Rico
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82 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2015

You can hike all day if you wish on this gorgeous trail or on others which adjoin it. The shade keeps you cool on a hot day.

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Yokneam Moshava
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 212 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2015

This is also the trail to La Mina falls. It's nice. The big tree, is almost at the very beginning of the trail but requires a short steep walk down and back up. 5 minutes not more. The falls are more like 30 minutes 'good walk' away.

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San Nicolas, Aruba
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2015

It is a good workout and at the end you can take a dip at the waterfall. For elderly or people with difficulties walking long distances it can be a big challenge.

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State of Sao Paulo
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2015

Very crowded and no place to park the car. Beautiful trail 1/2 hour walk ups and downs. Complited desapponted with the waterfall, 9 feet high with pool big enouth for 2 people, 3 feet Deep lots of rocks under water. We did the Britton tower trail and the reward was a magnificent 360 degrees view of montais and see.

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Dahlonega, Georgia
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8 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2015

Trail has a narrow paved path most of the way. Wear good shoes as it can get slippery where water crosses the path on an incline. A couple a rain shelters with benches along the path which were nice to sit and rest, while enjoying the sounds of the little frogs. It took us about 40-45 minutes to hike the... More 

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Columbus, Georgia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2015

Definitely BIG Trees, beautiful trail. Worth the walk, very educational. Make sure you pick-up a map.

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Atlanta, Georgia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2015

A lot to see on the trail, a lot of nature. Have comfortable shoes & bring something cold to drink with you. Have patience, it takes time to cover the trail.

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Port Orange, Florida
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2015

The hike was along a paved pathway, making it very doable. La Mina Falls were beautiful, and the swimming hole area is ample to accommodate larger crowds. Pack a snack, and enjoy the views!

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Miami, Florida
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2015

We took this trail down to La Mina Falls. We started around 10 am and the trail was mostly empty, making a nice easy hike. This trail is mostly paved and not too steep. It is probably a little under a mile each way to the falls. When we left around 11:30 am the trail was starting to get crowded,... More 

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Dexter, Michigan, United States
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2015

This is a pleasant, albeit steep at times, trail. The reward at the end of the trail is being able to take a dip in the refreshing La Mina Falls.

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