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3rd Best Waterfall in Park

Best to see this before the upper & lower falls. The walk is almost not worth it....we never did go... read more

Reviewed January 1, 2019
Columbus, Ohio

It is a fairly easy walk to see the fall - if you stand in the corner and look towards it. There... read more

Reviewed October 14, 2018
Greenville, SC
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A scenic waterfall tumbling into the Yellowstone River.
Yellowstone National Park, WY
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Significant waterfall but was incredible busy here and you had to wait your turn to view and take photo with people pushing around you. Distracted from the viewing. There are plenty of other marvellous sights and other waterfalls in the area.

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed January 2, 2019

The location of Tower falls is rather distinct from the major attraction of Yellowstone, it's in the North West part, but if you have time, you can go there to take a look, there is a viewpoint for you to see the falls, but if...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed January 2, 2019

this fall is definitely tall..very attractive..little walk boom you can see the fall ...good for postures not much crowded...must visit ..kid and pet friendly! whoopee

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank Shalika W
Reviewed January 1, 2019

Best to see this before the upper & lower falls. The walk is almost not worth it....we never did go all the way down the trail to the base, but it's a long walk. It's about 580 ft to the lookout viewing area. Flat terrain....More

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed December 30, 2018

A very impressive falls amidst rock formations and it is only a very short walk from a very large car park near a food and gift store. Good ice cream here too!

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank geoffviking
Reviewed November 8, 2018 via mobile

A little out of the way of many park visitors, this is a very accessible view of a gorgeous 40 meter fall. Sad park has yet to reopen trail to creekside view, it’s been decades now. But between the minarets at the brink, the jointed...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed October 19, 2018

A very nice waterfall, a few hundred feet from parking lot on paved surface. You cannot see 100% of falls unless you hike to bottom, however it is still a great view without hiking down. The store was already closed for the season when we...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed October 18, 2018

Wow - loved the hoodoos next to the falls and to read about the geology and formations. Lots of water flowing today and the snow was an added bonus

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed October 16, 2018

We stopped here on our way from Mammoth Springs heading toward Canyon Junction. Another gem on our Yellowstone visit, this waterfall is reported to be as tall as Niagara Falls. Although vegetation covers the bottom portion, the waterfall is still stunning in sight and sound....More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank spitzy135
Reviewed October 14, 2018

It is a fairly easy walk to see the fall - if you stand in the corner and look towards it. There is also a path beyond this area that takes you down to the water. Some beautiful views here, but you can't see the...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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August 24, 2018|
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Response from ljhwillknow | Reviewed this property |
I agree with above. Tower Falls is viewed from afar at a nice well designed walk to view. We are also in our 60s and did a lot of hiking on our own without the bear spray however it was July NOT September. The trails are... More
Lynn P
December 15, 2016|
Response from Momrat3 | Reviewed this property |
There is a large-ish boulder at the lip, and the water pours around it. I don't know if it's the same boulder you saw, and I can't put a picture here. But there are other photos posted in September 2016 by TripAdvisor folks... More