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Lovely falls

A short walk from the car park - a delightful waterfall, not particularly massive in a July... read more

Reviewed July 5, 2018
davidhofengland
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Dorset, United Kingdom
Off the Beaten Path...

...but not too far. If these senior citizens can hike to Wahconah Falls, then most everyone can. It... read more

Reviewed June 15, 2018
dianel103
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Lake Placid, Florida
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Reviewed July 5, 2018

A short walk from the car park - a delightful waterfall, not particularly massive in a July heatwave, but very attractive and worth a detour

Thank davidhofengland
Reviewed June 18, 2018 via mobile

Nice area to bring the family for a walk in the woods. Would be nice if people would clean up after themselves though.

Thank razza121
Reviewed June 15, 2018

...but not too far. If these senior citizens can hike to Wahconah Falls, then most everyone can. It is a hidden gem of natural beauty near the city of Pittsfield. No fee required, but a donation box is available.

1  Thank dianel103
Reviewed April 8, 2018

Amazing waterfall, especially in spring and after rainy days. Beautiful mountain trail and nice state park with small areas for picnics. Free spacious parking.

Thank Luba and Simon P
Reviewed March 4, 2018 via mobile

This a is beautiful place. It’s a natural waterfall. Grew up in this area and in the summer a local swimming hole. A bit icy in winter so be careful a dogs and small children.

Thank June R
Reviewed September 29, 2017

Small falls. Short walk from parking lot, not difficult but there is no signs or other information pointing which was to go. No cost involved.

Thank Don H
Reviewed August 2, 2017

This is a very easy hike from the parking lot to a beautiful waterfall. in the morning when the light is muted for best photos. I found the view from the top left of the falls very nice for tripod shots with my DSLR camera...More

Thank Bill M
Reviewed June 27, 2017 via mobile

This was our third waterfall on our tour. Each one is lovelier than the one before. Hiking trails are clean and easy to follow! We loved it here!

Thank Lydia A
Reviewed February 15, 2017

Wahconah Falls is located just half a mile off route 9 on the west side of Dalton. We live close by and frequently take our family and friends to see the beautiful falls only 2 miles from our home. There is ample free parking available....More

3  Thank Andrew S
Reviewed September 5, 2016

We went with a large group of family members thinking that this was a state park that was still being maintained. There is no entrance fee, and therefore there is no maintenance. However, there is a bathroom, but there is not a sink in there,...More

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Nancy W
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Response from dianel103 | Reviewed this property |
The trail was not paved, but it was graded and gradual for a good stretch--to within sight of the river. More venturesome folk can climb over rough terrain to get closer after the graded trail ends. You will have to judge... More
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TinaM42083
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Response from onestateatatime | Reviewed this property |
There is a very small picnic area before you walk/hike down to the actual fall area.
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