Tag Archives: waterfall hikes

Video: Come Explore Kaaterskill Falls in the Catskills, NY

by Krysti Sabins During this autumnal sojourn, we venture into Kaaterskill Clove and up to its famous dual-cascading waterfall!  While only 1-mile roundtrip, this is a short but excellent hike for natural beauty and history. You can extend the walk to over 1.5 miles if you decide to hike both the trails to the top and bottom of the falls. ... Read More »

Trail of Ten Falls at Silver Falls State Park

Silver Falls State Park is located about 25 miles from Salem, Oregon. There are 24 miles of hiking trails in this park, including the 8.7 mile Trail of Ten Falls. The Trail of Ten Falls goes by 10 different waterfalls, and the trail will take you behind the falls as you pass 4 of them. The trail is one of ... Read More »

The Surprisingly Dangerous Abrams Falls

Abrams Falls, located in the Tennessee portion of Great Smoky Mountains National Park, is 20 ft of a LOT of water hurrying to get to the pool at its base! While the pool looks inviting, it is full of currents and undertows that make swimming there something that should be avoided. Backpacker magazine has included this hike as one of ... Read More »

Waterfall Hikes in Washington State

Waterfall hikes in Washington State have to be great, right?  When you call your primary mountains “The Cascades” how could there not be spectacular waterfalls abounding? The Cascade Mountains actually start in southern British Columbia and go thru Washington and Oregon, ending in Northern California.  They are part of what is sometimes called the “Pacific Rim of Fire,” a name ... Read More »