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Beautiful, breathtaking, terrific falls and pool.

Could potentially be a hazard with walking to get back from the main road, but so so worth the trek there. Falls are breathtaking in the middle of the rain forest, so much to see... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 3 weeks ago
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Baltimore, Maryland
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Baltimore, Maryland
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Could potentially be a hazard with walking to get back from the main road, but so so worth the trek there. Falls are breathtaking in the middle of the rain forest, so much to see on the way there. Falls are small in nature but the pool below to go swimming in and the cave next to it was just... More 

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Eustis, Florida
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Spanny falls is a great choice if you are looking for a relatively easy hike (15 minutes or so) on a well-maintained trail and a waterfall that doesn't get a lot of traffic. You will see people here, but not even remotely close to the numbers you see at Emerald Pool. The main falls is great to swim in. The... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 30, 2016 via mobile

This was the first hike and waterfall we visited upon arrival to Dominica. Its easy, beautiful and the water is so refreshing.

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Thank Nancy R
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 16, 2016

Although we had already visited two falls that day, Spanny Falls was still breathtaking. It was raining hard when we visited so we didn't want to risk trying to get to the upper falls, but we heard they were a secret treasure if you visit when it's dry.

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Lelystad, The Netherlands
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 26, 2016 via mobile

After a 10-15 min walk through beautiful rainforest you arrive at the fall. You cannot visit he second fall. It's so much worth the visit because you are most likely the only person to visit at that moment.

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Vienna, Virginia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 23, 2016

nice big fall into a pool. less people and more authentic hike even if only 15 minutes. easy in and out of water. brisk

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Thank Genterro
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 70 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 24, 2015 via mobile

The hike to this waterfall was short and sweet! It was not crowded so we got great photos!! The water was cool and refreshing. Of corse the waterfall was beautiful.

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Brussels, Belgium
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 30, 2014

Not included in the Site Pass. Not really worth the extra money. Nice if you're staying at the excellent Vena's Paredise Hotel 1 km away and you can come either late or early when you're alone there. You can swim in the pool at the 1st fall.

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Wyoming
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 12, 2014

We stumbled upon these falls by accident, but it turned out to be one of the highlights of our trip! Darius, our greeter and whose family owns the property, was absolutely lovely. Basically a half hour hike to beautiful falls on his family's land. He told us about the second falls which are much grander than the first, but difficult... More 

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Cape Coral, Florida
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 10, 2014

It's a short hike in to the falls, and very beautiful! Plus you can stop in the store for a cold Kabuli after the hike!!

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