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Yehudia Forest Reserve

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Nice stream hike in the Golan

My wife and I had a great experience hiking in Yehudia. We hiked the long trail in early August... read more

Reviewed August 5, 2018
Guangzhou, China
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Great hike on the long trail

At the entrance there are two trails to choose from, we chose Yehudia. Yehudia, has two trails... read more

Reviewed July 3, 2018
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Deep ravines cross the center of the rocky Golan Heights, through which waterfalls flow into deep pools. Between the canyons, a park forest of Mt Tabor oaks grows on the heights. This is the largest nature reserve on the Golan Heights, well-loved by...more
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off Highway 87 northeast of the Sea of Galilee, Merom Golan
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Reviewed August 5, 2018 via mobile

My wife and I had a great experience hiking in Yehudia. We hiked the long trail in early August, leaving mid-morning to avoid some of the heat. There were a few other groups on the trail, but it was not at all crowded. The staff...More

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank PeteVK85
Reviewed July 3, 2018 via mobile

At the entrance there are two trails to choose from, we chose Yehudia. Yehudia, has two trails, long and short. Do the long - it’s fun and exciting. We didn’t take pictures because we left everything but the drinking water in the car. The long...More

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank MTAmom
Reviewed November 17, 2017

easy to midrange hike, great scenery and gorgeous falls and swim area is the reward...would do it again!

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank pethoward
Reviewed October 11, 2017 via mobile

Very short walk befor you get to this amasing spot on earth. Lots of green and sound of water. You must come in the middle of sumer and jump in to the freezing water Highly recomended

Date of experience: January 2017
Thank Achav B
Reviewed September 18, 2017

We arrived at the parking lot which was almost empty. The ranger in the information booth told us "what do you want here? It's a long walk, nothing to see, and you can't swim". Well, that was not really encouraging. We had read different articles...More

Date of experience: September 2017
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Reviewed February 4, 2017

it's a Wonderfull site with beautiful surroundings. good to walk with kids. you can take a short or a long trail.

Date of experience: December 2016
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Reviewed December 26, 2016 via mobile

A great trail. Some amazing pools but be careful not to jump in. Great views a great trail if you have energy.

Date of experience: September 2016
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Reviewed December 2, 2016 via mobile

There is a lot to explore here, but our favorite spot was the hexagon pool. 20 minutes down from the parking lot and 45 minutes back up; you definitely need to bring along a small bottle of water and it's a lot of stairs, with...More

Date of experience: November 2016
1  Thank ARondema
Reviewed October 29, 2016 via mobile

The upper Yehudia waterfalls are still open to the public and are extremely beautiful and fun to hike, in waist height water. The lower part is still closed since a rock slide a few years ago. Still, the park and Its many hikes are extremely...More

Date of experience: October 2016
1  Thank Alon_Rozen
Reviewed September 10, 2016 via mobile

The staff where absolutely wonderful friendly and exreamly helpfully. Some of the nicest people I've meet on my travels in Isreal. They helped explain everything recommended what trails to follow, even gave us frozen bottles of water in a little rucksack to take with us...More

Date of experience: September 2016
1  Thank Ben C
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