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Great hike and nice waterfalls

My wife and I made a return trip to the waterfalls. We first visited 21 years ago during our... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Eric S
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The Niagara of Pennsylvania in the Poconos

Absolutely wonderful place to visit. There are 8 waterfalls, trials ,walkways,plenty of steps and... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Fuquay-Varina, North Carolina
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Bushkill Falls, a series of eight cascading waterfalls, is one of the state’s most popular outdoor destinations. Nestled in the Pocono Mountains, the Falls – known as the Niagara of Pennsylvania –are a favorite of hikers, fishermen, birdwatchers and all those who treasure the nature’s beauty. Closed November - April.
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Bushkill, PA 18324
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

My wife and I made a return trip to the waterfalls. We first visited 21 years ago during our honeymoon and then again a few years later with our infant daughter. Admission costs about $15 per person and there are a few different trails that...More

Thank Eric S
Reviewed 2 days ago

Absolutely wonderful place to visit. There are 8 waterfalls, trials ,walkways,plenty of steps and bridge.. however not strenuous. There are great views from everywhere whether it's the view of the falls or looking up and across at the pathway,bridges, natural hornets nest in the trees,...More

Thank Tgft2015
Reviewed 2 days ago

This is a very beautiful Falls. We walked the longest "Red Trail". It is well marked and no chance of getting lost. There are many. many stairs to climb both up and down. But if you do it, then it is well worth it. There...More

1  Thank Deb S
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

The Falls were beautiful. It is a bit of hike down and back up the gorge and was a bit steep at times. There was an elderly couple there and it was a bit much for them. It was very hot the day we went...More

Thank Seana H
Reviewed 4 days ago

We visited this today. Easy parking, beautiful setting. Some gift shops around the edge of the parking area, also a snack bar. (Summer months also mini golf, boats on lake, maze and more) There is a charge to visit the falls and walk the trails,...More

1  Thank Sharon H
Reviewed 4 days ago

I have visited this many times in my lifetime and never get tired of stopping there. I have taken my children and now the grandchildren there. This scenery is beautiful and the waterfalls make it better. What I like is the several trails available for...More

1  Thank Gerald M
Reviewed 4 days ago

Sunday visit, relatively busy, but parking was easy, no real lines and it was so quiet! The trails involve stairs and incline/decline paths which can be slippery - even the easiest trail is not fully accessible - so take seriously the warnings they offer. But...More

Thank kelliewmills
Reviewed 6 days ago

Found the place easily enough. The parking area was jammed haphazardly with cars and there were so many tourists it was difficult driving safely. Considering there are beautiful falls and trails nearby that don't cost anything, I elected to turn around and go elsewhere. Tourist...More

Thank JuniorKP
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

It was our first time. We visited on a Monday which was a very good idea as they were not crowded at all. We took the red trail first then all the others too. Wonderful falls and very well kept grounds. Definitely recommend to those...More

Thank skiforus
Reviewed 1 week ago

My husband and I visited Bushkill Falls during a relaxing visit to the Poconos to celebrate our birthdays. We wanted to do some outdoorsy. While I think the $14.50 entrance is pricey if you elect to only do the 15 minute hike, its well worth...More

1  Thank 262JenniferW
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17 October 2017|
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Response from Sue L | Reviewed this property |
This weekend should be perfect! Bushkill falls, promiseland state park, dingman’s child state park, Delaware water gap- the Mcdade hiking trail. All have nice hiking trails! You may consider renting a canoe (chamberlain... More
Maxfield N
16 October 2017|
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Response from SuzieShopper85 | Reviewed this property |
I didn't have an infant in the carrier depending on your Fitness and the baby you could do the Red Trail but most people wouldn't do that when my granddaughter was little my daughter and her husband actually did take an... More
Traci M
16 October 2017|
Response from Ambar M | Reviewed this property |
Hi Tracy, Let me just start by saying that every place is just worth it in their own right. The views are beautiful anywhere you go, the falls are also delightful you don’t want to miss if you are in the area, the hike is... More