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Thundering Falls Trail

Killington, VT
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Ranked #2 of 9 Attractions in Killington
Type: Trails, Hiking Trails
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Maryland
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9 reviews 9 reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2014 NEW

Mother Nature entertains at this spot. This is a great stop for lunch along the Appalachian Trail......

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Arlington, Virginia, United States
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5 reviews 5 reviews
3 attraction reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2014

We hiked the long way from a trailhead, but there is a good accessible trail for individuals in wheelchairs to the falls from a parking lot

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MTC PA
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5 reviews 5 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2014

This was a quick hike. Easy for young children. Parking lot small. Decking built for walking and wheelchairs to access. Too close not to stop.

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Independence, Missouri
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48 reviews 48 reviews
4 attraction reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 11, 2014

Our waiter suggested going here. You walk on a raised wooden walkway almost to the falls and then it an easy hike the rest of the way. It was fascinating to see the water wander down the rock wall. Turn on River Road off of Highway 4, go past the town library and city offices and go maybe a mile... More

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Sacramento, California
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9 reviews 9 reviews
5 attraction reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 10, 2014

What's around the falls is interesting too. The red house at the base of the falls was once owned by an architect who installed a spillway pipe some time in the 1950's to generate electricity. Climb up the falls 200 feet and see the engineering at work. Hike the road back to Kent Pond and you'll discover a home inspired... More

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Toronto, Canada
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92 reviews 92 reviews
32 attraction reviews
90 helpful votes 90 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2014

The write up of the falls is over rated, more of a slanted river with water cascading down. The path leading up to the falls past by brush lands.

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Key West, Florida, United States
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13 reviews 13 reviews
3 attraction reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 26, 2014

A quick short hike that starts in the parking space on the side of the road. Once we got out of the car and before getting in to the boardwalk, every step of the way was bio-diverse, peaceful scenery. A hike for anybody at any age.

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Corbin City, New Jersey, United States
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15 reviews 15 reviews
8 attraction reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 25, 2014

Very easy hike over boardwalk. Beautiful falls. You can also climb up the falls to see more. Parking is available. Sign is small so make sure to pay attention.

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Hadley, Massachusetts
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 18, 2014

If you happen to be traveling through Sherburne, Vermont, you must see these falls. Absolutely breathtaking. A nice walk on a boardwalk across marsh and wildflowers galore.

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Northern Wisconsin
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61 reviews 61 reviews
13 attraction reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2014

Mostly level boardwalk across marsh, then some easy uphill to the lower end of the falls, sixth highest in Vermont.

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