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Don't go by the directions from GPS.

We set out in the morning to hike the Devils Bend. Punched the "Economy Falls" into the GPS and... read more

Reviewed September 2, 2018
Trudy W
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Elmsdale, Canada
Once and done

We didn't even know this waterfall was there until recently told by family. It is a hike! Wear... read more

Reviewed July 8, 2018
Bluenoser_Min
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Dallas, Texas
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Reviewed September 2, 2018

We set out in the morning to hike the Devils Bend. Punched the "Economy Falls" into the GPS and ended up totally in the wrong place. The GPS links with the snowmobile trails and you can't access the hiking trails from there. In Bass River,...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed July 8, 2018

We didn't even know this waterfall was there until recently told by family. It is a hike! Wear appropriate footwear. Going down isn't bad, going back up was a trek if not an experienced hiker like myself. Road in from paved road is one lane...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed September 23, 2017

I would consider this hike moderate , requiring appropriate footwear and clothing. Although it is not a long, arduous hike, it isn't a stroll either. The falls are spectular. I had read reviews about issues concerning access, but didn't come across any obstacles in that...More

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank Cat M
Reviewed May 8, 2017

After quite a drive up a dirt road, we found the parking lot to go into the Falls. Wish the maps of the Trails were a bit more detailed so you knew exactly where you were at and heading too! But we managed to get...More

Date of experience: May 2017
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Reviewed August 1, 2016 via mobile

Really nice hike and very rewarding once you get to the falls. Road in to parking area could be better marked as its hard tk know if youre goimg the right way and we even bought one of the maps from the trail association. Spent...More

Date of experience: July 2016
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Reviewed November 12, 2014

First, it is quite a little trek driving on a dirt road, and not always marked well, so not sure sometimes we were even going the right way. The drive is scenic, I hear, but it was foggy when we went. Finally got to little...More

Date of experience: September 2014
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Reviewed June 30, 2014

Nice hike. Fairy easy hike if you are going to the top of the falls. If you plan to go to the bottom, take water and lots and lots of energy. The walk back up from the bottom is brutal if you aren't a well...More

Date of experience: June 2014
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