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Great Hike with Scenic Rewards

Took the hiuke just a few blocks from downtown Dublin and it was like entering a different world... read more

Reviewed October 28, 2018
travelfreak31
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Centerville, Pa
Nice park, but very small

This park is beautiful and also pretty tiny. If you're looking for a nice long walk, this isn't... read more

Reviewed August 19, 2018
Kay_Ayim
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Columbus, Ohio
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Reviewed November 3, 2018

The falls are not very exciting but at least it was a short walk from the parking lot. The weather had been dry so the falls weren't flowing too much. It was an easy walk to the falls along a trail and boardwalk.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank MacfromMontgomery
Reviewed October 28, 2018

Took the hiuke just a few blocks from downtown Dublin and it was like entering a different world. Wooded and gorgeous, the trail along the falls seems minutes away from the hustle and bustle of Downtown Dublin. A great way to relax and meditate.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank travelfreak31
Reviewed August 19, 2018

This park is beautiful and also pretty tiny. If you're looking for a nice long walk, this isn't going to do it for you. Bring your water shoes so you can go wading, but be careful, it's kind of slippery! If you walk all the...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed August 15, 2018 via mobile

You have got to see this! What appears is just a regular park takes you down a path that leads to the most beautiful hidden waterfalls! Take a picnic, date or yoga mat. You will want to stay a while!

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed August 13, 2018

If you need a "Smoke Break" from your job in Dublin, but you don't smoke, then I highly recommend checking out this park! I spent many O' days "seeking inspiration" in this park while working in Dublin. The falls, the trails, the trees, the rocks,...More

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank Ryan Y
Reviewed August 12, 2018

There are signs saying not to swim or jump off the falls. However, many families and other people were swimming it in. Grown adults were drinking while letting their kids swim! I called the number on the sign to report this, but the lady didn't...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Courtney S
Reviewed August 7, 2018

We stayed in a hotel close by this park. I didn't expect much more than the ability to view some small falls, but I was pleasantly surprised to find this incredible oasis in the middle of a busy suburb! It was very easy to find,...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Caroyn O
Reviewed August 7, 2018 via mobile

I’ve been to this place 2 times and it has got to be one of the best places in Dublin. I traveled down the river and had so much fun. I would recommend to wear your bathing suit because there is some deep water and...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank TurtleTraveler2015
Reviewed July 31, 2018

I love bringing my son and eventually my other son to this great attraction! It's shallow enough to wade through with good water shoes or just barefoot. Watch for some deeper holes, so carefully watch your step. You can easily climb down some of the...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank ancientmariner21
Reviewed July 28, 2018

Very relaxing atmosphere. Good way to relax and appreciate the natural impact of nature.Close to the city but in a world of its own. Good place to take kids to slow down from the fast pace of city living.

Date of experience: July 2018
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Heidi T
July 25, 2017|
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Response from UsuallyNotGrumpy | Reviewed this property |
I don't remember any. If there are they're few and far between. But there's plenty of places to sit on large rocks and enjoy the view. Hope that helps.
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Nelson P
April 22, 2017|
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Response from SJC928 | Reviewed this property |
The trail is for walkers only, narrow with some wood stairs.
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Judy E
September 16, 2016|
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Response from Maryjo113 | Reviewed this property |
I wouldn't recommend it.
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