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Buttermilk Falls

Buttermilk Falls Road, Ludlow, VT
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Ranked #3 of 11 attractions in Ludlow
Type: Waterfalls
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Holtsville, New York
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2014 NEW

A nice little hike though the woods ( on a path ) gets you to three nice little waterfalls with swimming hole right there so bring you bathing suits and towels and enjoy..

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2014 NEW

Off the beaten track. Mostly locals go there. Great for a picnic and to get your toes wet. Very pretty especially in the fall as the leaves are changing.

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Dallas
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21 reviews 21 reviews
8 attraction reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2014

Buttermilk Falls is easily accessible off a side road from Route 103 near its intersection with Route 100. You can park your call just a few yards away, then duck down into the falls where it's shady, cool and gorgeous. Just listening and gazing at the falls is quite therapeutic and a great way to relieve stress. You can even... More

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New York City, New York
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27 reviews 27 reviews
9 attraction reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2014

This is a hidden gem up the road from Okemo mountain. Near the end of Buttermilk Falls Ed there is parking for either Okemo State Forest, or at the dead end as well. The waterfalls are beautiful and a ton of fun if you have a dog. Some great short trail hiking, but this area is mainly for the amazing... More

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New York City, New York
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3 reviews 3 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2014

the waterfall is very beautiful if you can find it!!! It needs better markings and signs...for us tourists is hard to find without a locals tips! Thankfully we had Carmen, the castle concierge explain us how to find it otherwise you can drive and drive and look and still miss it...

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Orlando, Florida
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21 attraction reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2013 via mobile

Maybe it's because there was a dry spell but the waterfalls were very small. The hike there was short and that wasn't bad. The water was clear and there was easy access to the pools.

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New London, Connecticut
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15 attraction reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2013

Gorgeous pools of fresh spring water and falls with hiking trails that are great for snow shoe and ski. Very pretty spot.

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Fairfield, Connecticut
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31 attraction reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 31, 2013

The road to get here is located right across the street from the Jackson Gore access road. Parking is on the side of the road. We entered through the lower falls and not having bathing suits, opted to hike over the rocks to the upper falls area. Though there were "swimming holes" all along the hike, the upper falls area... More

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Baldwin, New York
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2013

My kids enjoyed Buttermilk Falls immensely........ I highly recommend taking your friends and family there.

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E Providence RI
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11 reviews 11 reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2013

These falls are advertised as being a great place for families to sit, relax and swim. I don't think so. If you're used to visiting places in NH, you will be disappointed. It was a nice little area for my husband and I to walk to the "falls" where we met 4 senior citizens painting. Must have been a class... More

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