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Nice short hike to the falls

Planned a day trip to see Great Falls. It is supposed to be one of the top falls to see in CT. Plan... read more

Reviewed 13 August 2017
AVG_New_Yorker
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Queens, New York
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The Great Falls of Canaan,CT.! A close Cousin to Niagara Falls!

I live here in Falls Village. I am a historian to this area. To see it at its most powerful... read more

Reviewed 22 September 2016
kvntitus5
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Canaan, Connecticut
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200-foot falls located on the Housatonic River.
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13 Aug 2017
“Nice short hike to the falls”
22 Sep 2016
“The Great Falls of Canaan,CT.! A close Cousin to Niagara Falls!”
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Canaan, CT
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Reviewed 13 August 2017 via mobile

Planned a day trip to see Great Falls. It is supposed to be one of the top falls to see in CT. Plan it out before you go. Our GPS took us to the falls via Dublin Rd, which is not accessible to the falls....More

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Reviewed 22 September 2016

I live here in Falls Village. I am a historian to this area. To see it at its most powerful times,such as Winter snow melting time,Spring rains! You can walk across it(carefully) at its driest times,but you can also sit there &read there,or just reflect?...More

Thank kvntitus5
Reviewed 28 March 2014

One of my favorite hikes in Connecticut!!! Love walking around the great falls and exploring. Jumping off the cliffs into the pools of water is so fun!!!

Thank Harryboy26
Reviewed 3 October 2012

The bridge over the water and falls were just average. Just getting done with Kent State Park and Bull's Bridge just a little ways to the south made this seem not as impressive. Stand alone it was just average. The directions on the cities website...More

Thank Eric S
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