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Small and pretty falls

Just a quick detour in 20 hwy u can find this falls.it says private area but there s a small... read more

Reviewed September 2, 2018
Shobana N
Wamego, Kansas, United States
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Cool stop to see

This was a very cool little area. You'll only really be there for 15 minutes or so - no trails to... read more

Reviewed August 31, 2018
Niles, Illinois
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Glen Hollow Rd, MEMBERS ONLY Access, Galena, IL 61036
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Small, well made area with water fall. Just sit, listen to the sound of water, get some mist on your face and relax.

Thank Tina B
Reviewed September 7, 2018 via mobile

Maybe we visited during the wrong time of day, but I didn’t think it was very photogenic, or maybe it was because of all the water. But it was still a nice visit. My wife was more interested in all the wildflowers on the bank...More

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Reviewed September 2, 2018 via mobile

Just a quick detour in 20 hwy u can find this falls.it says private area but there s a small parking lot and immediately to ur left u can see the falls. Very pretty and good for photographs.no swimming ..

Thank Shobana N
Reviewed August 31, 2018

This was a very cool little area. You'll only really be there for 15 minutes or so - no trails to hike or anything like that which is a shame, but definitely worth stopping to see.

Thank Jay1318
Reviewed August 16, 2018 via mobile

This is RIGHT on the road, so if you are tight in time or not able to do a real hike, this is totally doable. Very atypical falls on how it cascades down the rock.

1  Thank nanette v
Reviewed August 14, 2018

A bit off the beaten path but worth the time to go see. We had a picnic and enjoyed the peace and quite. Cooler by the falls and great for pictures.

Thank Cheryl B
Reviewed August 7, 2018

I have been to Galena many times and never knew this gem was there! We had a great time on our girls trip taking pictures in front of the falls! Very lovely and peaceful place to visit!

Thank robin330
Reviewed August 6, 2018

This is a great place to take pictures. Small parking lot to park in, but not a lot to see other than the Falls so the cars move in and out quickly. If you're staying on Eagle Ridge's property, it's a nice adventure.

Thank hbierer
Reviewed August 4, 2018 via mobile

Dont take directions from here, use Google. Off Thunderbay and Mount Hope roads. Would be nice to take a picnic, but theres nothing else there.

1  Thank Pattie S
Reviewed July 23, 2018 via mobile

Located on private resort grounds but off the roadside and easy to find. Beautiful place to stop for a few pictures.

1  Thank Wendy S
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Andrew H
August 28, 2018|
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Response from Tina S | Reviewed this property |
No. Not from what I could see.
Ezra A
June 17, 2018|
Response from Tina S | Reviewed this property |
No. It’s open to the public.
April 30, 2018|
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Response from Julie N | Reviewed this property |
No, this is not a location you can't swim at. Just a nice view for photos.