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This waterfall was part of a day trip. It was the last stop on the tour it was amazing to see. You could walk behind the falls but due to the temperature behind the falls was... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed 2 days ago
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

This waterfall was part of a day trip. It was the last stop on the tour it was amazing to see. You could walk behind the falls but due to the temperature behind the falls was completely frozen. I was able to get part way round and get some amazing photos and views but I wish I could have completed... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Great waterfall that you can walk behind (if don't mind getting soaked). If keep walking past this fall away from the road come to another waterfall that can walk through a gorge and get right inside.

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Red Deer, AB
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

You can get right up to these falls and actually walk in behind part of it. Very pretty location. Worth a visit.

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Warrenton, Virginia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 60 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Stopped here with my wife. This was a beautiful waterfall. I really wanted to go walk behind it, but the entire walkway was a sheet of ice! The beautiful surroundings added to the wonder. Go, if you get a chance!

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Moneta, Virginia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This place is wonderful and very scenic. The falls are photo worthy, you can walk behind them, and there is an observation platform that offers great vistas and more falls upstream.

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Aberdeen, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 178 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a great waterfall to visit if you don't want to have to walk too far to get a good view of it - maybe only 100m. The pathway beyond can get very slippery and treacherous and so I didn't take the kids too close. But even from the carpark this waterfall is amazing!

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Portland, Oregon
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 79 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I had seen this waterfall in pictures many many times before and finally getting to hike up behind it and see it was incredible. You get wet so bring and wear rain gear so you don't get soaked through. We hiked up and behind this waterfall with our 3 year old son. Its doable and fairly safe but there are... More 

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Madrid, Spain
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

You can walk behind it if the weather conditions allow it. Still, you can get soaked so be prepared for it.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Marvel at Seljalandsfoss as you walk behind the curtain of water, but don't miss Gljúfrafoss which is even more magical as it crashes into a grotto it has cut deeply into the cliff. It is a short walk on the trail away from Seljalandsfoss. Be sure to go all the way inside. You will get a little wet. It's worth... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is the only waterfall that I've had the chance to walk behind. Preparedness is key to enjoying this excursion; waterproof jacket and pants. Take care protecting fancy cameras because lens keeps getting wet instantly making good pictures from behind the falls very difficult. Because the area is wet, many sections are slippery and muddy so watch where you are... More 

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