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Address: Buttermilk Falls Road, Ludlow, VT

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There are upper and lower falls that run along a road You walk in shade on well defined path. Not long but charming

4 of 5 starsReviewed 3 days ago
seck138
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Braintree, MA
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Braintree, MA
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

There are upper and lower falls that run along a road You walk in shade on well defined path. Not long but charming

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Hartford, Connecticut
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Wonderful falls to hike on. We went with family members who are not experienced hikers or walkers and they loved it. Great if you have water shoes so then you can go in the water. Water is cold in summer, but that is too be expected. Will go again next time.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

a really easy and short hike will take you to a nice, cold and refreshing swimming hole. A few basins to choose from. Not too hard to navigate. a great way to spend a hot afternoon!!

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Cheshire, Connecticut
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The friends we were visiting took us to Buttermilk Falls to see the falls and the state forest there. It was a great attraction and fun to climb on the rocks to get to different areas of the falls. Some more adventurous people were diving off the rocks into the pools by the falls!

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Danielson, Connecticut
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Easy to find, drive to the top of the road and park. Walk down a moderately steep trail to the little pools. Multiple levels for wading. Some people were jumping off the rocks into the water, not recommended. Wonderfully cold and refreshing water. Feels amazing.

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Westfield, New Jersey
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Several nice chilly water holes, enjoyed on a hot steamy day. Kids enjoyed jumping off the rocks into the freshest water around. Very refreshing.

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New Milford
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Nature at its best! Beautiful fall with nice hiking area. Best place to be with kids for relaxing and having sone fun. The fall and the second "pool" is awesome. Highly recommended

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Thimphu, Bhutan
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2016

The hike wasn't rigorous at all. It was easy with our 5 yr olds and an infant. The trail from lower fall starts where there is a signage board of the park. The trail wasn't marked at all but one will not get lost as you keep following the river upstream. There were some parts of the trail where one... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2016

If you are within range of these and want to have a cool swim in one of the several pools or just jump off into the deeper areas ... well worth a few hours stop off and of course its free. Quiet'ish, beautiful, small, take your wet shoes if the kids don't like climbing over rocks in pools and beach... More 

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North Brookfield, Massachusetts
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2016 via mobile

We came here with our 2 and 6 year old sons in July. After reading some of the other reviews, I was worried we would have difficulty finding the entrance path, but that was not at all the case...the cars parked along the right side of buttermilk falls road were a clear indicator! We stopped at the lower of the... More 

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