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Yosemite's Waterfalls Are Back and Everyone Loves It
Serious snowmelt is leading to serious sightseers.
May 19, 2017
This wondrous waterfall rushing down a green-covered mountain wasn't discovered until 2010.
Added by franbienjan
Trou de Fer (The Iron Hole)
At the center of an island in the middle of the Indian Ocean is a deep chasm ringed by tall waterfalls.
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This large midwestern cavern features impressive rock formations and an underground waterfall.
Added by Redozzi
Flåmsbana (Flåm Railway)
One of the most breathtaking railways in Europe also takes one of the steepest climbs, from fjord to mountain plateau.
Added by kld123
Provincia de Bongará, Peru
The world's third-tallest waterfall wasn't revealed to the world at large until 2006.
Added by Dylan
Gullfoss (Golden Falls)
If a glacial river suddenly diving into a sheer chasm via a dramatic, multi-stage waterfall isn't peak Iceland, it's certainly close.
Added by RHyzer
The mysterious wonder of an underground waterfall is illuminated by multicolored lights.
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The most powerful waterfall in all of Europe.
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New York, New York
A small peaceful park and waterfall tucked amid the urban grind of Midtown Manhattan.
Added by Anne Marie Ward
North Yorkshire, England
The largest cave chamber in Britain—big enough to fit a whole cathedral inside.
Added by Dr Alan P Newman
Here Are 17 Hidden Spots Inside America's National Parks and Forests
Celebrate 100 years of national parks by exploring these secret places.
August 25, 2016
On the Oregon coast there is a natural hole that seems to be draining the sea.
Added by DCrane
A rare chance to get up close and personal with a 13-mile ribbon of ice near downtown Juneau.
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The Reichenbach Falls
The alpine falls where Sherlock Holmes apparently met his demise can actually be visited.
Added by Luke J Spencer
Big Sur, California
McWay Falls and Waterfall House Ruins
This Big Sur waterfall drops 80 feet directly into the Pacific Ocean, and inspired the hillside house up top.
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This secluded aqua blue waterfall near the Grand Canyon is the perfect swimming hole, and the Havasupai tribe's best-kept secret.
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City of Waterfalls
With well over 130 falls and cascades to brag about, Hamilton, Ontario has earned its stripes as the waterfall capital of the world.
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