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Lower Cascade Trail and Falls

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Address: Ouray, CO

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Very nice and enjoyable short hike to the falls. Altitude makes it a little challenging! We'll worth the hike to see.

5 of 5 starsReviewed July 26, 2015
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Oklahoma
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2015 NEW

Very nice and enjoyable short hike to the falls. Altitude makes it a little challenging! We'll worth the hike to see.

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Park City, Utah
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2015

While in Ouray, we stayed in a home near the waterfall. The trail is a bit steep, but it is a short hike. Fun for a quick little stop.

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Texas
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2015

I was told it's an easy hike, and if I was in very good shape the hike up would have been. It's fairly steep, but still a beautiful hike worth taking.

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Chesapeake, Virginia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2015

Short walk, well worth it. Just a short walk from Main Street. It's a nice cool walk on a hot day. Much shade and benches along the way.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2015 via mobile

Pretty cool waterfall . Like how it cascades down the rocks and nice shots of the stream. Very easy walk up to the base of the falls.

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Marysville, Ohio
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2015

Short hike to a beautiful waterfall. Extra hike at the end to get a closer view a little more strenuous, but worth it.

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Castle Rock, Colorado
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2015

You can actually see these falls from the town center....how beautiful.! You can walk to the falls from your hotel or drive to them. Super easy for all ages....wouldn't even call it a hike:).

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New Orleans, Louisiana
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2015

Although the falls are easy to access, parking is limited. The falls are really beautiful. We did not see it as a place to linger, but it is worth a visit.

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Gilroy, CA
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2015

I always make a pilgrimage to this beautiful waterfall. Just walk up the hill from downtown and you are there. When finished stroll on down to Mouse's chocolate or Ourayle House foe a finishing beverage. Do not miss.

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Chicago, IL
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2015

Ouray is a charming town to begin with, but I am so glad we stopped at the Tourist Info center and learned about the small local attractions. This hike is super doable for most levels and gets you up close to the falls. The falls themselves are just gorgeous and the trail is well kept. It's a popular little attraction,... More 

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Address: Ouray, CO
Location: United States  >  Colorado (CO)  >  Ouray

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