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Address: Supai, AZ
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Activities: Hiking, Rock climbing
Description: This waterfall in the Grand Canyon towers higher than the Niagara Falls.

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Havasu Falls / Mooney Falls

Beautiful! It's a bit of a climb (with ladders) -- but worth it! We enjoyed our visit to Mooney Falls!

5 of 5 starsReviewed July 21, 2015
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Kentucky
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2015

Beautiful! It's a bit of a climb (with ladders) -- but worth it! We enjoyed our visit to Mooney Falls!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2015

A 200 ft waterfall in the Grand Canyon. Never would of imagined such beauty. The climb down/up can be a little uneasy if you don't like heights as you have to use chains, rebar and ladders on the side of the canyon wall to get down to the bottom of the falls. It is worth the climb.

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Mesa, Arizona
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 60 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2015

Getting down to the bottom is a bit of an adventure but one that is well rewarded. There are chains to lower yourself down the mountain. Don't go when it's raining or wet because it can e deadly. One slip or you lose your hand hold and you're a gonner. It's safe if you take your time.

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Chandler, Arizona
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2015

Gorgeous falls. 1000 ft drop, i think... You can swim in it... It's beautiful...watch out for the crude tunnell/ ladder combination That takes you down to the bottom of the falls .. it's one -way , but it's atleast regulated by some Indian tribe men there. If there is anybody who is afraid to go down or up, you will... More 

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Wisconsin
2 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2015

The hike down was worth it. We didn't spend much time at Mooney falls. We hike down to beaver falls, very beautiful.

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Yuma, Arizona
2 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2015

Falls were gorgeous but the trail down left me in limb shaking panic but of course I am terrified of heights so this was to be expected. I watched the you tube videos and thought maybe it wasn't so bad but boy was I wrong. Glad I did it but don't think I could do it again.

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Viburnum, Missouri, United States
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2015

This was a challenge and not for the faint of heart getting down or up Mooney falls but the falls are spectacular.

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Sarasota, Florida
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 23, 2015

Beautiful 200ft+ waterfall not far past the Havasu campsite. The descent to the bottom of the waterfall is a bit harrowing but worth the nervousness. Basically there is a hole made in the face of the cliff, steps, ropes and ladder -oh and it’s dark BUT the reward is completely worth it. It’s doable for sure, just take your time.... More 

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El Segundo, California
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2015

I have a very healthy fear of heights and did not enjoy the hike down or up the cliff at Mooney Fall one bit. It was scary as s***. No doubt the falls are gorgeous and the hike further down canyon is beautiful, but the entire time I dreaded the trip back up the cliff, which sort of took the... More 

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Annapolis, Maryland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2015

There is a lot of scary details on the Internet for the descent to Mooney Falls and it lives up to its hype. There are some skinny little switchbacks on the trail down, just as you leave the rim of the cliff. That might have been the scariest part because one section was totally open to the shear drop. After... More 

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Address: Supai, AZ
Location: United States  >  Arizona (AZ)  >  Supai

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