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Nice place to cool off

Nice swimming hole to visit on a hot day. Short walk from the parking lot to the stream and... read more

Reviewed 29 May 2018
tdbmdpa
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Tallassee, Tennessee
I jumped!

Our stop at the Rio Blanco Falls was the highlight of the hot day. We swam, explored behind the... read more

Reviewed 8 July 2018
troutmoon
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Eureka Springs, Arkansas
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Reviewed 8 July 2018 via mobile

Our stop at the Rio Blanco Falls was the highlight of the hot day. We swam, explored behind the powerful falls, and I (nearly 60 years old) jumped off the (smaller) bluff into the clear cool water. Beautiful place!

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank troutmoon
Reviewed 26 June 2018

Our mission group had a wonderful afternoon at this park. We were able to hike, relax in the water and jump of a cliff. There was fun for everyone. The easy to get to waterfall is just beautiful. Find your bliss at Rio Blanco National...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Annatron
Reviewed 29 May 2018

Nice swimming hole to visit on a hot day. Short walk from the parking lot to the stream and waterfall.There is a gift shop with local products available. Outhouse and changing rooms on site.

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank tdbmdpa
Reviewed 22 May 2018 via mobile

Rio Blanco is a small NP with few trails and two small waterfalls. You can swim under the falls or just relax on one of the big flat stones in the river. There are few trails on the other side of the river but they...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Marybee_DD
Reviewed 27 March 2018 via mobile

Rio Blanco is a beautiful national park. With just a short walk from the entrance you reach a beautiful outlook over seeing a waterfall. Everyone in my group jumped off the outlook, but I was too scared and climbed off the cement dock. If you...More

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank Kat H
Reviewed 11 March 2018

We went with a group of people and we all did the short hike around the waterfall. There is a short bridge we walked over and our guide, Pop from Cottonwwod Lodge, was very informative and explained different plants around us. We got to the...More

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank Cheryl N
Reviewed 5 June 2017

Even in the dry season, this is a great place to go to cool off and enjoy the natural beauty of Belize. There was plenty of water, even in the dry season, to do a little cliff jumping. One of the jumping spots is about...More

Date of experience: May 2017
Thank alliedinwiddie
Reviewed 24 April 2017

Had a great opportunity to visit Rio Blanco National Park and learn about the history of the park itself. This park has a wonderful waterfall that you can jump down in and very cool trails marked with signs and descriptions of medicinal plants. I would...More

Date of experience: March 2017
Thank Spencer D
Reviewed 28 December 2016

We were a group of 12 and this was the last place we visited on our cultural day explorations. The hike to the waterfall is rather quick- about 10 minutes and the walk was peaceful and serene. The waterfall is very beautiful and the adrenaline...More

Date of experience: December 2016
Thank Leslie S
Reviewed 27 December 2016

We had a blast jumping off the rock into the swift moving waters from the rushing waterfall. The time of year makes a difference in the experience and you need to be cautious for sure. Our guide grew up swimming and playing in the area...More

Date of experience: September 2016
Thank davidvoykin
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