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Address: Shannon County, Eminence, MO
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Activities: Swimming
Description: A shut-in more similar to a waterfall with a pool at the bottom.

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Relax and let the water caress you.

I imagine later in the late summer when the flow is less it might not be so special but in June of 2015 the falls were spectacular. It takes some driving to get there and I... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed August 11, 2015
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Tulsa, Oklahoma
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Tulsa, Oklahoma
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51 reviews
11 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2015

I imagine later in the late summer when the flow is less it might not be so special but in June of 2015 the falls were spectacular. It takes some driving to get there and I imaging it could get crowded on weekends. Lots of places where you could sit under a fall and let the water play over you.... More 

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Saint Louis, Missouri
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5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2015

I happened on this place at 8 in the morning on a Sunday. I think it was the right time to see this gem of the Ozarks. I was alone, scrambling on the rocks and soaking my feet in the falls. I'm totally in love and can't wait to return with my family this weekend, to share this beauty. I'm... More 

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nashville Tn
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42 reviews
8 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2015

Worth seeing, especially after a good rain when there is lots of water. the red rhyolite rocks are especially beautiful.

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SAINT LOUIS
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56 reviews
25 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2015

The water tumbling over the rock outcrop is indeed spectacular, and the whole scene is genuinely pretty as the water runs away along the brook between the trees would make this an idyllic spot. On the midweek day when we stopped it was really full of people, and I can only imagine how crowded it becoems on a weekend.

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Bardstown
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23 reviews
7 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2015

There were torrential downpours the day before so the falls were completely flooded. We still climbed to the top via the walking trail and stood in awe at Mother Nature's power. Would like to revisit during normal river flow.

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Lawrence, Kansas
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2015

Enjoy the view, the water, the rocks, all at no charge! Climb to the top for a breath taking view of the valley. Slide down the rocks, very carefully! Take a dip into the pool at the bottom.

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Owensboro, KY
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11 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015 via mobile

We took our family of 6 here. Neat place to go and climb on the rocks and waterfall and also to swim. Water is chilly though. There's a short rocky trail to walk on to get to a point to climb in the waterfall. Wear some water shoes or something with good traction. There's picnic tables and restroom. Restroom smells... More 

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Boone, Iowa, United States
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39 reviews
14 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2015

We camp in the area every year and this is a great place to come in the late afternoon to just sit with friends in the water, let the kids swim and climb the rocks. Great photos can be taken here, I have never seen it packed. Always just a few people here when we come every year. If you... More 

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Shawnee, Kansas
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6 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2015

Beautiful falls and beautiful surroundings. The only thing keeping me from giving it 5 stars is the gravel road to the park. Loved it!

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Missouri
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11 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2015

this was amazing to see. We were there after some heavy rains so it was really flowing over the falls. Very pretty place to take pictures!

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