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Old 09-13-2010, 05:07 PM
 
Location: New Mexico
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Default Best waterfalls in the US (photos encouraged)

We all know about Niagara and Yosemite. What are some of the other waterfalls that you appreciate in the US?

Here's my favorite. Havasu Falls in Arizona

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Old 09-13-2010, 07:18 PM
 
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Havasu and Mooney falls in the Grand canyon are beautiful. There's another waterfall in the Grand canyon called Cheyava Falls. Very beautiful and is over 800ft. Pacheta falls in Arizona has got to be the most beautiful though.
Pacheta Falls- http://image01.demandmade.com/IMGSRV...media/2148.jpg
Cheyava Falls- http://photos.igougo.com/images/p551...yava_Falls.jpg
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Old 09-13-2010, 07:46 PM
 
Location: Rochester
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http://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/en/0/08/HighFallsGenesee.jpg (broken link)

The High Falls of the Genesee River which flow right through downtown Rochester. The largest waterfall within any city's downtown, i believe.
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Old 09-13-2010, 08:59 PM
 
Location: St Paul, MN - NJ's Gold Coast
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That first one is incredible!

Upper Whitewater Falls (NC)

By Mark VanDyke Photography (http://www.flickr.com/photos/markvandyke/ - broken link)

Vernal Falls (CA)

By David Giral | davidgiralphoto.com (http://www.flickr.com/photos/thepretender/ - broken link)

Akaka Falls (HI)

By boydbrooks999 in Waikiki (http://www.flickr.com/photos/boydbrooks999/ - broken link)

Niagara Falls (NY/ON)

By Kaj Bjurman (http://www.flickr.com/photos/bjurman/ - broken link)

Burgess Falls (TN)

By Chuck Sutherland (http://www.flickr.com/photos/chucksutherland/ - broken link)

Palouse Falls (WA)

Seattle Miles (offline) (http://www.flickr.com/photos/denemiles/ - broken link)

Great Falls (NJ)

By EJP Photo (http://www.flickr.com/photos/ejpphoto/ - broken link)

Lower Yellowstone Falls (WY)

By PhotosEcosse / photosecosse.com (http://www.flickr.com/photos/babsphotosecosse/ - broken link)

Upper Yellowstone Falls (WY)

By (Bill and Mavis) - B&M Photography (http://www.flickr.com/photos/billtex48/ - broken link)

Mackinac Falls (MI)

By reddog140 (http://www.flickr.com/photos/reddog140/ - broken link)


There's gotta be so many more.
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Old 09-14-2010, 05:28 AM
 
Location: West Michigan
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That first one is incredible!
Mackinac Falls (MI)

By reddog140 (http://www.flickr.com/photos/reddog140/ - broken link)


There's gotta be so many more.
Pssst. No falls named Mackinac Falls in Michigan. That is Tahquamenon Falls.
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Old 09-14-2010, 09:42 AM
 
Location: NE TN~ TriCities
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Fall Creek Falls in TN
Fallcreekfallstn%20.JPG
http://img1.photographersdirect.com/img/12066/wm/pd212973.jpg

Bridal Veil Fall in NC isn't at all spectacular, but it is neat because you can literally drive right up to it.
bridal-veil-falls2.jpg
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Old 09-14-2010, 10:52 AM
 
Location: St Paul, MN - NJ's Gold Coast
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Pssst. No falls named Mackinac Falls in Michigan. That is Tahquamenon Falls.
My bad.
No wonder my picture hunt through flickr for "Mackinac" Falls was difficult.
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Old 09-14-2010, 12:13 PM
 
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Bridalveil Falls, Yosemite National Park, California
http://matadornetwork.cachefly.net/matadortrips.com/docs///wp-content/images/posts/20090721-waterfalls5.jpg (broken link)
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Old 09-14-2010, 12:26 PM
 
Location: St Paul, MN - NJ's Gold Coast
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Bridalveil Falls, Yosemite National Park, California
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Old 09-14-2010, 04:00 PM
 
Location: Missouri to ?
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Sliding Rock Falls (NC) One of my favorites because you can actually get in to the water, swim and slide down the rocks!



Looking Glass Falls (NC)
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