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Description: The fifth tallest waterfall in the world, Yosemite Falls is the...
The fifth tallest waterfall in the world, Yosemite Falls is the centerpiece of Yosemite National Park.
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Fabulous Yosemite Falls and Park

Yosemite Falls is a great experience. We made a day visit from San Francisco which was well worth it even though it was a long day. It would have been even better still... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed September 2, 2015
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San Francisco, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2015 NEW

Yosemite Falls is a great experience. We made a day visit from San Francisco which was well worth it even though it was a long day. It would have been even better still overnight but we just didn't have the time. The bust tour out was good with lots to see, good commentary and several interesting stops and photo shoots.... More 

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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 119 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2015 NEW

I would have easily given in 5/5 if the water was flowing much faster and stronger! I know it is not its fault, but it has made me slightly disappointed. Still, it was a wonderful sight to see, and I am sure that with some rain, and no drought, I am sure things will look much more spectacular.

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Miramar
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2015 NEW

Neat easy hike to viewing area. Crowded but the kids loved climbing down to the small pool to cool off.

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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 67 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2015 NEW

lovely place! amazing view! picture postcard scenery... sadly it was so hot and this area had hardly got rain thus the falls were pretty much non existent.

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Raleigh, North Carolina
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 31, 2015 NEW

Make no mistake, this is a strenuous hike. I'm in my early 30s and in moderate shape...definitely not in peak shape but not out of shape either. This hike kicked my butt! It doesn't help that I live at sea level, so the elevation was tough on me. It's 3.5 miles all uphill, with the exception of about 1/8th to... More 

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Wichita, Kansas
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 29, 2015

While Yosemite was breathtaking at every turn, my favorite things are waterfalls. Small, large, tall, short...I love them and these waterfalls did not disappoint!

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 29, 2015

The hike to the top of Upper Yosemite Falls is approximately a 6.4 mile round trip. In comparison to the Half Dome Hike, this trail is much shorter but is almost constantly a steep up-hill journey. I do not encourage this hike for anyone not in good health. Getting to the top of Upper Yosemite Falls will give you a... More 

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Glasgow, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 28, 2015

Excellent visit. Possible to bathe feet in the water. Possible to climb up to the base of the falls and swim in the pool. Big boulders to navigate

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Bologna, Italia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2015

Impressive! When the nature is untouched by the human being is always great. The Yosemite Falls is exactly an example. The falls are amazing and all the park too.

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San Diego, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2015

This is an amazing fall if there was enough snow during the winter and early spring months this fall is magnificent. You could hear it roaring at night from the Yosemite Lodge parking lot. You have no idea what it is until the following morning. This time it was a dry year when we went so the fall was runing... More 

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