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Avalanche Falls

852 Daniel Webster Hwy Lincoln, NH 03251, Franconia, NH
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Beauty and peace

Made a quick stop here and walked to the falls - well the dry summer made these a trickle but still... read more

Reviewed 21 October 2016
Clive T
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Stratford-upon-Avon, United Kingdom
Views Worth the Effort

I visited here while on a two-week bus tour. Very few of us made the trek to Avalanche Falls. A... read more

Reviewed 18 October 2016
Roy W
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Collinsville, Il
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A 45-foot drop in Flume Gorge.
  • Excellent40%
  • Very good49%
  • Average11%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
21 Oct 2016
“Beauty and peace”
17 Oct 2016
“Views Worth the Effort”
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852 Daniel Webster Hwy Lincoln, NH 03251, Franconia, NH
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Reviewed 21 October 2016

Made a quick stop here and walked to the falls - well the dry summer made these a trickle but still worth a visit. Objectionable people clambering all over the viewing sight detracted from this - I suggest inconsiderate people are pushed over the edge...More

1  Thank Clive T
Reviewed 18 October 2016

I visited here while on a two-week bus tour. Very few of us made the trek to Avalanche Falls. A few started but turned back. There are some steep climbs on gravel and steps that are slippery when wet. It took me about 75 minutes...More

1  Thank Roy W
Reviewed 10 October 2016

Very refreshing view in the Flume gorge. Wonderful cool temperatures and great scenery as you hike up to the falls.

Thank bmk1459
Reviewed 9 October 2016

We love to search out covered bridges and waterfalls, and this one was rather impressive. A bit of a hike but not terrible - and totally worth it.

Thank David Z
Reviewed 3 October 2016

The falls are part of the Flume Gorge trail along wooden walkways and bridges through the gorge. The access walks and bridges feel very sturdy and secure. Spring time or after a heavy rain is the best time to visit, but it's beautiful regardless. Not...More

1  Thank archman8
Reviewed 25 August 2016 via mobile

Very nice scenery. Worth stopping by and seeing this. Nice walk to get to it and we enjoyed it very much

Thank Mark K
Reviewed 31 July 2016 via mobile

Part of the flume gorge attraction, a paid attraction. Nice waterfall. Attraction is pricey but worth it at least once.

Thank purplevortex
Reviewed 28 June 2016

I imagine this would be an amazing site after a nice rainfall. Walk The Flume trail regardless of whether Avalanche Falls is roaring. Great vies!

Thank Gunksman
Reviewed 1 June 2016

This is near the flume gorge and it is near the top of many stairs; easily accessible if you are relatively fit. Lovely views of the water - you can take nice videos following the water all the way down as far as you can...More

Thank eeppiy
Reviewed 10 November 2015

Plenty of parking at the trailhead. Challenging hike with many waterfalls, each bigger than the last. We had lunch on a rock under the falls... magic!

Thank BigC320
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