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Tower Fall

Yellowstone National Park, WY
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Type: Waterfalls
Description: A scenic waterfall tumbling into the Yellowstone River.
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Knoxville, Tennessee
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208 reviews 208 reviews
123 attraction reviews
60 helpful votes 60 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2014

On the northwest section of the loop do not skip a quick stop at Tower Fall. Ample parking and a short, easy walk to the overlook for the falls. Great views.

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San Antonio, Texas
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28 reviews 28 reviews
8 attraction reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 11, 2014

Took a short stop here after driving the top part of the figure "8" roads in YS. The water falls is impressive and you are able to get close to it without walking a lot. A nice stop to shop in the visitor center and have some ice cream. The center was very clean and the staff was friendly. It... More

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Nashville, TN
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588 reviews 588 reviews
372 attraction reviews
526 helpful votes 526 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 28, 2014

On Grand Loop Road, southeast of Roosevelt Lodge, park at the Tower general store lot and walk the short, tenth of a mile to Tower Fall Overlook. Interesting rocks provide the backdrop for the Tower fall. Beyond the overlook, a 1/3 mile trail offers nice views of the Yellowstone River. Light is best early in the morning.

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Pensacola, Florida
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71 reviews 71 reviews
28 attraction reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 18, 2014

Easy parking, accessible, "flush toilets" and then you have a beautiful waterfall with basalt cliffs and the Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone! Take more than a moment to enjoy this site in Yellowstone NP

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Charlotte, North Carolina
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145 reviews 145 reviews
14 attraction reviews
39 helpful votes 39 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 8, 2014

This is a beautiful tall waterfall which warrants a visit. It is definitely an attraction to view at least once! Take pictures for some great memories!!

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Sunnyvale, California
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116 reviews 116 reviews
73 attraction reviews
83 helpful votes 83 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 28, 2014

If this was in any other national park, it would've become a big deal but since it is in Yellowstone and there are so many magical things here that this place becomes overshadowed. It is still pretty beautiful. The hike to the falls is easy and it has restrooms and restaurants ... so if you are driving in the area... More

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Red Deer, Canada
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91 reviews 91 reviews
48 attraction reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 8, 2014

This is an impressive waterfall. I enjoyed stopping and walking up to the viewing area, but I don't think this is a 'must-see' attraction. If you have time, it's worth it, but there are much more interesting things to stop and see in Yellowstone.

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Bismarck, North Dakota
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82 reviews 82 reviews
42 attraction reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014

Tower Fall was the first waterfall we stopped to look at, so it set the bar as far as waterfalls go. We enjoyed our time spent there. It's a short walk from the parking lot to the viewing area, and you can see the waterfall from a few different angles. It's not a huge waterfall like some of the others... More

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Israel, Jerusalem
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274 reviews 274 reviews
218 attraction reviews
208 helpful votes 208 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2014

Being this our last day in Yellowstone, it wasn't as impressive as other waterfalls, It's for sure a good one and only requires a short walk to the overlook from the parking lot. The switchback trail going down was closed so we only managed to see it from the overlook and its beginning from across the road.

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Bengaluru
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420 reviews 420 reviews
267 attraction reviews
260 helpful votes 260 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2014

This is another interesting place to visit in Yellowstone national park. We need to walk inside from the parking lot to see this beautiful water fall, Beau tiful falls in the midst of the rock and big trees is a beautiful scenic place. Take photos of the fall amidst greenery and rocks. Picnic tables and toilet facilities available. The store... More

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