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Address: Old Fall River Rd, About 3 Mi West of the Fall River Entrance Station, Rocky Mountain National Park, CO

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Fun 👍🏻 Day 😘

Excellent hike!!! The drive was super fast to Fall River Road. The trail is super easy and very rewarding!! The views are BEAUTIFUL and the water is an added bonus 👍🏻👍🏻

5 of 5 starsReviewed 2 days ago
jenniferquevedo2
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New Mexico
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Excellent hike!!! The drive was super fast to Fall River Road. The trail is super easy and very rewarding!! The views are BEAUTIFUL and the water is an added bonus 👍🏻👍🏻

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Fun, exhilarating. This is good for kids and family. Dip your bare feet in the frigid water! Then go exploring.

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Thank Savvy S
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Beautiful falls! This is an easy trail with a gorgeous end! Read the history to know how these falls were created in 1982. You can put your feet in if you dare...frigid water!

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Columbus, Ohio
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This hike was our last one of our trip. It definitely didn't disappoint. We had fun climbing the rocks with our seven year old. At 9am, it wasn't terribly busy either.

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Austin, Texas
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The Alluvian Fan was my favorite falls to see in the park. You can park less than half a mile walk from the waterfall, which makes it even more promising. You can see the water fan out over the rocks and down the mountain - it's a very peaceful sight. We came to the Alluvian Fan near dusk after visiting... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This amazing result of a damn breach was a good start to our Rocky Mt. national Park experience! Our boys, 10 & 7, loved climbing the huge boulders and crossing the water! A very short hike led to big fun!!!!

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San Antonio, Texas
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We've seen it before the floods a few years ago and remember the great log bridge at the base. You could walk across and hike up the right side of the falls. Now, the river has changed course and the boulder field is very different. The bridge is gone. You can still access the upper section of the falls from... More 

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Marlborough, Massachusetts
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Alluvial Fan is a nice stop in RMNP. lots of rocks to climb on and running water to look at. our 3 year old daughter liked climbing all over the rocks. there are also bigger rocks for bigger kids.

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Thank LisaPunk01
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We almost skipped the Alluvial Fan after reading other reviews that said it may be difficult for children. I'm so glad we decided to go! This was like a natural jungle gym for my toddlers (with help from mom and dad). Access is right off Hwy 34 in RMNP and there's adequate parking. It's a quick hike uphill to the... More 

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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I thought that this area would not be as enjoyable as the other hiking trails but i was WRONG! What a great place to climb around and see the power of nature! I highly recommend a stop here (especially if you have kids that like to climb). We went up the rocks on the left of the falls one day,... More 

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