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“Wonderful City Park.” 5 of 5 bubbles
Review of Falls Park

Falls Park
Ranked #1 of 57 things to do in Sioux Falls
Certificate of Excellence
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Owner description: Park with waterfalls where the river flows over many tiers of Sioux quartzite.
Fitchburg, Wisconsin
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520 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 236 helpful votes
“Wonderful City Park.”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 25, 2013

My wife and I headed up to Falls Park in the morning on a Sunday, though it was sprinkling, it turned out to be a great time to visit. The visitors center and observation tower were open to get out of the heavier rain, and the foot traffic was relatively slow. The signage is very informative about the history of the city and South Dakota. A great place to relax, enjoy natural beauty, and be active.

Visited July 2013
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New Ulm, Minnesota, United States
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51 reviews
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“A grandchildren's "must-see" adventure”
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 22, 2013

We were at Falls Park with 6 grandchildren, ages 1-10. The older ones loved scrambling around on the rocks, and the younger ones were able to climb, too with a little help! The paths were paved--great for the baby stroller.We also walked up the steps or took the elevator up the observation tower where the view of the area impressed us all. THe gift shop had plenty of inexpensive ideas for the kids!

Visited July 2013
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Thames Coast
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63 reviews
25 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
“Beautiful Christmas lights”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 21, 2013

It was magical. Driving through the park on a snowy night with all the trees lit up was so beautiful.

Visited December 2013
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Townsville
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“Awesome Falls in the middle of the City”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 15, 2013

The Sioux Falls made an incredible sight with water cascading down over the rocky ledges for over 100 yards. The whole area was beautifully landscaped with pathways and bridges. Be sure to climb up to the Viewing Tower for some spectacular photos. There also is a small gift shop there. Although there are some steps here and there it is a mostly wheelchair friendly area. Definitely worth a visit.

Visited August 2013
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Montreal, Canada
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
“Nothing Special Here”
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 12, 2013

This is not in any way a spectacular attraction. If you're in the area it's worth passing by to take a look but I wouldn't go out of my way for this. I'm actually surprised they even qualify as 'falls'.

Visited August 2013
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