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Address: Shelburne Falls, MA
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The falls are located in an old Indian fishing spot.

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See the Glacial Potholes then go to the Gallery

Salmon Falls is the name of this part of the tiny town of Shelburne Falls, MA. With its iconic Bridge of Flowers [decorated for every season] and its magnetic pull of artisans... read more

Reviewed September 2, 2016
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Reviewed September 5, 2016 via mobile

This is really the same place as the Pot Holes. I wouldn't go out the way to see this but I would stop if your in Shelburn Falls for some reason.

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Reviewed September 2, 2016

Salmon Falls is the name of this part of the tiny town of Shelburne Falls, MA. With its iconic Bridge of Flowers [decorated for every season] and its magnetic pull of artisans, this is a way cool place. The glacial potholes are fun to see and kids near me decided the 'salmon fell into them' when swimming at the nearby... More 

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London
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Reviewed August 21, 2016

Salmon Falls Artisans Showroom in Shelburne Falls MA is a must visit if you appreciate a wide range of high quality craft items (wood, ceramic, glass, jewellry, textiles, prints and wrought iron in particular) from many local artists and craftspeople. The setting above the Deerfield River is lovely and the showroom display invites browsing (and buying!)

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Trumbull, Connecticut
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Reviewed July 23, 2016

Had a great afternoon diving into the fresh (cold!) Deerfield River. Great spot for enjoying the view, chatting with "locals" and having a classic Americana afternoon!

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Bolton, Massachusetts
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed April 23, 2016

Salmon Falls is the same attraction as Glacial Potholes. The indians used to call this area Salmon Falls. The potholes in the rocks were formed by glaciers. You will see the falls in the background and the glacial potholes in the foreground from a viewing area right in the cute town center.

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Amherst, Massachusetts
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Reviewed January 20, 2016

The potholes in Shelburne Falls is one of the most evocative sites in the Pioneer Valley. This location has been sacred since before recorded time. When the early settlers stumbled upon the potholes Native Americans had been meeting and fishing there for eons. The 'treaty" for this site states that the land within a day's travel from here shall be... More 

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Brooklyn, New York, United States
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Reviewed November 1, 2015

About 500' from the bridge of flowers, rather impressive (and beautiful, in a stark way) natural pot holes in the rocks, and the falls that made them.

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New Delhi, India
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Reviewed October 13, 2015 via mobile

My husband and me had a great day in Shelburne Falls town and Salmon Falls is one of the reasons. Just follow glacial potholes sign to the viewing area. A quiet beauty in a beautiful town.

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Hartford, CT
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Reviewed June 5, 2015 via mobile

It was nice to see the falls sweeping down onto the glacial potholes. And the nearby gallery had works from local artists. The works in glass were especially beautiful. The clothing store next to the gallery had nice clothing and jewelry as well as more nice works in glass.

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Shelburne Falls, Massachusetts, United States
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Reviewed May 9, 2015

The Salmon Falls Gallery has some of the most beautiful and interesting things you'll ever see, all made by local artists.

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