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Nice hike to beautiful falls you can walk behind

The hike was a pretty hike but the reward was the beautiful falls you could walk behind. We spent... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
wanderlust146
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Indianapolis, Indiana
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What a cool experience to stand behind a waterfall! The hike was easy and quiet too. Definitely... read more

Reviewed October 18, 2018
M G
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Florida
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The hike was a pretty hike but the reward was the beautiful falls you could walk behind. We spent at least a hour here enjoying the falls.

Thank wanderlust146
Reviewed October 18, 2018

What a cool experience to stand behind a waterfall! The hike was easy and quiet too. Definitely worth a stop.

Thank M G
Reviewed August 7, 2018 via mobile

It’s a nice hike and the waterfall is beautiful. I do not feel it’s appropriate for small children. There are lots of rocks and roots to trip on. When we went it happened to be very muddy and my 6 year old actually slid down...More

Thank krissybee1979
Reviewed July 31, 2018 via mobile

This is a great, easy, short hike from a parking area off 276, not far from Looking Glass falls and Sliding Rock. Maybe 1.5 hours round trip and play. It's great for kids and dogs. You can stand behind and under the falls as it...More

3  Thank Meehoo
Reviewed July 23, 2018

Less popular than other waterfalls in the area, Moore Cove Falls is worth the 1.5 mile hike round trip. The trail is well maintained and wide so you'll have no trouble finding your way. There are lots of roots and rocks, but if you watch...More

1  Thank Brian0ntheGo
Reviewed July 19, 2018 via mobile

Nice waterfall (bridle veil type). The path takes 1.2 miles and it is well maintained. Good with young children. At the waterfall it is possible to walk around but it is not recommended without experience and technical shoes.

Thank Marcello017
Reviewed July 16, 2018 via mobile

Clear parking & signage along road. Sign indicated 0.7 Miles to falls. Clear path. Labeled Easy. But, still need to pay attention. (Mud, roots, some boardwalks) We hiked briskly and got there in 16 minutes. Our family had 10 magical minutes to ourselves. Posing behind...More

Thank 406shelleyb
Reviewed July 15, 2018 via mobile

Great location with very little hike.but worth it.parking is limited. My pointof view should visit if you are in this area

Thank Inspiration239844
Reviewed July 9, 2018

This is a pleasant, easy hike to a small waterfall. You can walk right down to the waterfall. When I was there, there weren't too many people present, which is nice. Some of the other falls in the area were PACKED and it really ruined...More

Thank hydroxero
Reviewed July 5, 2018

Kids and dogs will easily be able to handle the 20 minute hike. We say dozens of single-aged kids along the trail. The falls themselves are fairly small, but cool to see given how little you need to invest personally getting there.

Thank Peter W
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