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It rained the 2 days we were there and didn't get to hike the trails. However, as we we leaving, we... read more

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Decatur, Indiana

Visited Clifty Falls with my husband and was pleasantly surprised. We are big state and national... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Land O Lakes, Florida
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This scenic area, known for its hiking, has beautiful waterfalls and a canyon.
1501 Green Rd, Madison, IN 47250-1974
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Reviewed yesterday

It rained the 2 days we were there and didn't get to hike the trails. However, as we we leaving, we stopped to see the 4 waterfalls which are located near parking areas. The rains had added fuel to the falls...they were awesome. We'll have...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank PaRlehr
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Visited Clifty Falls with my husband and was pleasantly surprised. We are big state and national park fans and visit them where ever our work travels take us. It has a tower that you can climb to get an amazing view of the Ohio River...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank leatha77
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We could not have picked a better weekend to go in January. We took advantage of the 2 for 1 stay at the Inn and had an amazing time. The falls in the park were beautiful this time of year with very little traffic to...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank 723leishac
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I was able to visit on a cloudy day, and unfortunately didn’t allow myself enough time to enjoy the hiking trails... most everything is accessible from the parking lots; however the view of Big Clifty Falls would have been much better from Trail #2 compared...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank paters0nda
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We absolutely adore Clifty Falls State Park. Our family has stayed in the Inn as well as camped here and love it every time. The trails are gorgeous and the hospitality is wonderful! It’s located just down the road from even more fun, restaurants, and...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank marissaearls
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

The beauty is so worth the easy hike to the falls. If you want to get a good hike in there ill be a lot of steps you will need to take. The waterfalls is beautiful and can be seen easly by the pull off...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Tina C
Reviewed January 6, 2019 via mobile

Yes, there are some beautiful waterfalls in Indiana. We went in the winter, but it’s just as gorgeous as the summer. It’s just different. There were very few people there which made it even more enjoyable.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Pasoporaqui
Reviewed January 3, 2019

We did a semi-rugged trail #7 to both waterfalls. Was just right for two senior citizens, three young adults and three small boys. We all loved it. The falls are really nice. We would have done more trails but didn't have the time. Nature center...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank utwila
Reviewed December 12, 2018

This park was really nice with the many beautiful waterfalls and comfortable hiking trails. Don't forget your water in the summer!

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Christina L
Reviewed December 11, 2018

We took our boys for a short weekend in late October in hopes of seeing the fall foliage. Unfortunately for us the colors didn't decide to change until a week or so later. It is a very nice park with well-marked hiking trails (about 10...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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January 10, 2019|
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Response from scubaqueen012019 | Reviewed this property |
Sorry, when we were there we stayed at the Inn. I don't have any first-hand knowledge on the camping sites. If you google Clifty Falls there is an option on their website for a map of all of the camping sites - electric... More
Megeara P
July 27, 2018|
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Response from DisneyJoe | Reviewed this property |
Yes Megeara, each site has a small combination grill/fire pit. You can purchase wood at the entrance of the campground where you get the campground site pass.
Devon H
October 4, 2017|
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Response from johnrH3920FW | Reviewed this property |
Gates open at 7, close at 11 If you’re in the park at the hotel or camp ground you can walk or drive around inside