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Address: Alisal Road, Solvang, CA
Phone Number: (805) 934-6211
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BEAUTIFUL park and trails

Nojoqui Falls. Waterfall hiking trail. We went in July and the travel brochure said there would be a small amount of water. I believe the exact verbiage was "a trickle." There... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed July 6, 2016
tinx1970
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Vacaville, California
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

We went to see the waterfall which had dried up in the hot weather when we arrived. However lovely short walk through the woods. Sign warning you of mountain lions was a bit off-putting.

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Thank Mandy C
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

I read another review that said it was dry in July so I didn't get my hopes up. But was a nice short hike and nice drive there.

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Thank umas7
Chicago area
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 94 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

The drive down was more scenic than the park.. No falls, no a trickle of water in August. Maybe best to ckeck this out in winter or spring.

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Vacaville, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2016

Nojoqui Falls. Waterfall hiking trail. We went in July and the travel brochure said there would be a small amount of water. I believe the exact verbiage was "a trickle." There was zero water. This is a BEAUTIFUL park and the walking trails are pretty but without the water running in the stream it was not worth the uphill hike.... More 

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Burbank, California, United States
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2016

We took a nice hike up the hill only to find out that there are no falls. There is a mountain lion notice that may irk some visitors. It is probably about a 10-12 minute walk to the end. It appears as though the falls have been blocked due to heavy rock movement. There is a barrier to get near... More 

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los angeles
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2016

Nice place to take a walk. Easy ares, wouldn't exactly call it a hike. Since water has been so scarce, not any available to make a waterfall. Still, the are is nice for a walk. Would still recommend.

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Thank sqw
San Jose, CA
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2016

This is a very nice park to visit, but there is no water when we visited. Of course, we knew that since there is a severe drought in California. The park can be hard to find right on 101. It's worthwhile to visit especially if you have little kids. The hike is about 10 mins and very easy so kids... More 

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Lompoc, California
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2016

Yeah with the drought that has plagued California for the last decade I do not think this should be call Nojoqui Falls Park. I believe Nojoqui creek is more fitting. It is a nice uphill little hike for which I believe is about 2 miles. There is plenty of trees for shade but do not be disappointed to make your... More 

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Thank JPasallo
Corona, California
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 4, 2016 via mobile

Although the waterfall is pretty dry due to the drought, it's an easy hike, beautiful location, and fun for the family. Just be careful with the kids because there is poison oak all over the trail! The park is huge, plenty of parking and picnic benches. We enjoyed our hike and had a little picnic there as well. I highly... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 28, 2016

I have gone to Nojoqui Falls since I was a child in 4-H.We decided since we were in the area to walk the trail again. The trail is well maintained until just before the falls and then there is a barrier that stated landslide, no entrance. Perhaps a sign at the beginning of the trail would have been more useful.... More 

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