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Great hike to the closest falls

There are 2 main falls hikes in Lassen and this is the shorter of the two. The original hike trail... read more

Reviewed October 12, 2016
Gratontraveler
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Graton, California
Farther than the sign says

Started off around 3:00 pm on Labor Day. Myself, cousin in law, and my two kids aged 10 and 3... read more

Reviewed September 11, 2016
Richard E
,
Chico, California
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A fairly easy 1 mile hike will take you to this sparkling waterfall.
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Reviewed October 12, 2016

There are 2 main falls hikes in Lassen and this is the shorter of the two. The original hike trail has been shut down for several years since it was cut out of the precipice and can't be stabilized and as a result there is...More

1  Thank Gratontraveler
Reviewed September 11, 2016 via mobile

Started off around 3:00 pm on Labor Day. Myself, cousin in law, and my two kids aged 10 and 3. First part of the hike was easy nice and flat and under tree cover. Then you come across the detour sign. This takes you on...More

1  Thank Richard E
Reviewed September 7, 2016

We came across this sign which said a 1.1 mile hike to get to the waterfalls. After walking about 0.9 miles, there was a detour (Restoration area) we had to take which add another one mile to get to a place where we could see...More

Thank Sandesh K
Reviewed July 31, 2016

All down hill to the falls. There were many stream crossings that were very scenic. The hike was partially shaded along the way. There was a great view of the falls. The uphill back to the start was moderately strenuous especially with the altitude. On...More

Thank kmtcupertino
Reviewed July 16, 2016

This hike is normally a moderate hike. However, with the current detour it's definitely been upgraded to a moderately strenuous hike. We brought our family of three teenagers who are experienced backpackers and it was enjoyable for us. We always wear sturdy hiking boots and...More

6  Thank fun2travel68
Reviewed July 13, 2016 via mobile

This is a great waterfall. During the time we went, the original trail was closed, so there was a detour which was longer and much more strenuous. However, the view of the falls is worth the hike! Don't be fooled as you go down...there are...More

Thank SumBug82
Reviewed July 9, 2016

We did this hike from about 5:30-7:15pm in the evening on July 4th, on a windless day. The valley, river, and falls were all very pretty. But the mosquitoes started off annoying, and grew much worse as the evening wore on. By the end of...More

9  Thank rwherrick
Reviewed July 4, 2016

The falls were awesome. We enjoyed hiking near the falls and took some great photographs; What an incredible place to visit.

Thank diannek
Reviewed July 4, 2016 via mobile

Fair warning......the usual trail is closed. A seemingly easy hike turned into a strenuous hike. Due to trail maintenance, we were diverted to an alternate route. There were patches of snow/ice and a lot of mud. We crossed several unavoidable brooks, getting our hiking boots...More

4  Thank LoveSummerRoadTrips
Reviewed April 1, 2016 via mobile

Great hike! Beautiful views! I've been many times with young and old alike, never disappointed! Don't miss Lassen Volcanic National Park😃

2  Thank christinesutter
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