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Address: Grand Portage, MN
Phone Number: 2184752360
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Minnesota's tallest waterfall at 120 feet.

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Half mile

Accessible path. Paved. Easy half mile walk. There are steps to different viewing platforms. Very pretty. Worth the hike.

5 of 5 starsReviewed 4 days ago
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Accessible path. Paved. Easy half mile walk. There are steps to different viewing platforms. Very pretty. Worth the hike.

Thank MrsLUVStravel
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Nice tallest fall in MN, good observation deck. You can feel the mist coming from fall. Nice trail to reach the fall.

Thank Anurag S
Minneapolis, Minnesota
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Nice hike and pretty scenery! A lot of stairs and pretty muddy after a day of rain, but worth every step!

Thank VFerguson81
Largo, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

If you are visiting Grand Marais for the day or on your way on up to Canada along 61, it is well worth it to take an extra hour to make a short trek to see these falls. This was my second visit and my friend who has difficulty walking for a long distance, found this to be okay. The... More 

Thank Dwight D
Coon Rapids, Minnesota
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was an easy hike to a beautiful waterfall. There are two viewing platforms. The trail is paved with just a few steps up to the platforms. Great stop just before the border with Canada.

Thank rvhenry
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The hike to the falls was short enjoyable hike. There was bathrooms at the building. The was also benches on the way to the falls

Thank Blake M
Bangkok, Thailand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

High Falls (aptly named, considering they are the highest in Minnesota) are stupendous. Particularly fabulous if right after a rain. Easy half-mile walk to reach the falls from the visitor center. A few stairs, but otherwise a very easy trail. Really a fantastic site! People tend to be hypnotized by the superb waterfall! The falls are located in Grand Portage... More 

Thank Raintree_Thailand
Butler, Pennsylvania
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2016

My wife and I recently vacationed along the North Shore to see lighthouses and waterfalls. This waterfall was one of the main points of interest for this trip. We have been to waterfalls all around the country, and this one is at or near the top. We stayed in Grand Marais and this is a short drive up 61 from... More 

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San Fernando, Trinidad
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2016

High Falls waterfall is a must see..I am a visitor from the Caribbean island of Trinidad and I was mezmerised by the sheer majestic beauty of this waterfall pouring down volumes of water..even with a 15 months old grandson, the half mile walk was family friendly..I hope to make a return visit..

Thank glendjoachim
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2016

Majestic and beautiful area. lots of walking trails. Well worth the drive up north from Duluth, Minnesota. A gem of a place. Relax and let the crashing sound of the waterfall take you away.

Thank WItraveler2000

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