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Address: Creel Chihuahua, 33200, Mexico
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Scenic spot for hikers through Copper Canyon that includes dramatic...

Scenic spot for hikers through Copper Canyon that includes dramatic waterfalls, ancient ruins and cave dwellings.

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Very lovely water fall

What a lovely water fall this was. We did not go all the way to the bottom, but I'm sure the view was just as nice.

4 of 5 starsReviewed December 30, 2015
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Todos Santos, Mexico
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Todos Santos, Mexico
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18 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 30, 2015

What a lovely water fall this was. We did not go all the way to the bottom, but I'm sure the view was just as nice.

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7 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 21, 2015

The raw beauty of the these fall is magnificent. We found that the difference between the natural wonders of Mexico and those of the US is that in Mexico there isn't the bureaucratic services in place to regulate and maintain the land. So you can go, touch and do pretty much what you feel like but at the same time... More 

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Taos, New Mexico, United States
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33 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2015

Nice waterfall in a great location, I drove in pretty close on a rough road and then walked on a nice trail to the waterfall. great birding near the waterfall and surrounding woods.

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Vancouver, Canada
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 184 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 9, 2014

Cool waterfall, not so cool 10k drive on a very bumpy road. In the middle of no place but there were all kinds of Tarahumara ladies and kids displaying their on tables set up on the path to the falls. Walked down to the bottom of the falls on a good set of concrete steps. Nice diversion.

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Gilbert, Arizona
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5 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 2, 2014

We walked to the falls during the rain, very muddy, but well worth the trip. Two Tarahumara girls showed us a trail down, and we enjoyed them, gave them about ten bucks plus some candy and chocolate. The falls were bursting because of the heavy rains, not sure how they are other times. The culture of the Tarahumara is very... More 

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Capistrano Beach
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 29, 2014

We enjoyed watching the Tarahumara ladies do their basket weaving and display all of their handicrafts the children help sell and offer to guide you along the trails.

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Creel, Mexico
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 26, 2014

Very nice falls, about 15 meters high and very wide. Really quite spectacular during the rainy season when it's flowing at full capacity, not so much the rest of the year and at times it's just a trickle. Very nice hike to get there and often there are Tarahumara women selling their baskets along the trail. I should mention that... More 

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Carpinteria, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 23, 2014

I was afraid my two teens were going to be disappointed if the waterfall turned out to be too small. We missed the tour guide so we ended up taking the long route that took at least 45mins to an hour. It was well worth it to see the big waterfall full of water. It might not be the Niagara... More 

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Lisbon
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 102 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2014

Of course it's a beautiful place, and a cool journey to get there on a 4x4, but it's a normal waterfall if you can say that, i think the journey itself and walk in the forest are worth more than the waterfall itself, but you should go there

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San Juan Cosala, Mexico
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210 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 24, 2014

After a twelve day trip I had forgotten about the falls until I looked at my photos, but remembered how much we enjoyed it at the time. It's a beautiful location and the 250 steps were welcome after sitting too much. The children that ran along side the bus and sometimes accepted a ride were sweet. The falls weren't too... More 

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