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Waterfall from downtown

You can see this from downtown OURAY. Drive to the entrance and walk up close enough you get wet... read more

Reviewed yesterday
55711Cancunsunset
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Dallas, Texas
Nice spot to sit and relax

Within walking distance from downtown, Lower Cascade Falls are a pretty spot to sit, relax and... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
kimstrange92673
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San Clemente, California
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  • Average5%
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“easy hike” (25 reviews)
“short hike” (27 reviews)
“in town” (23 reviews)
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Ouray, CO
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Reviewed yesterday

You can see this from downtown OURAY. Drive to the entrance and walk up close enough you get wet from the spray. Easy walk.

Thank 55711Cancunsunset
Reviewed 3 days ago

Within walking distance from downtown, Lower Cascade Falls are a pretty spot to sit, relax and enjoy the outdoors. We did not take the extensive trails but did walk to the base of the falls. There is a shaded bench at the foot of the...More

Thank kimstrange92673
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great for all! Easy to hike to with parking just below the falls. There is a nice bench that you can sit in and admire the falls. They can be viewed from the city below as well but it is worth going there because their...More

Thank Nancy B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is an easy and beautiful walk. We took our 8 and 3 year old as well as our parents who are in their 70's. There is a lookout point with great views or you can hike a little farther (and steeper) and get right...More

Thank worldadventurer2017
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The hike to the falls was beautiful. It was windy and the falls were really nice. This is a really nice, easy hike to take with children.

Thank Wilsonfamilyoffour
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Although there is a steep climb to view the falls, it isn't far. I like that it's a beautiful waterfall easily accessible and right in town!

Thank Elizabeth1756
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I decided to park at the area near the trailhead. It is a steep climb from town to that point. From the parking area, the climb is also steep. I am not in great shape, so I took a few rest breaks. Halfway up is...More

Thank Kay G
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A short walk from parking, we went on the trail that leads behind the Waterfall, beautiful pictures!

Thank naniban
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Very short hike (a little steep in places) for the family that will give you a beautiful view of Cascade Falls without it having to be an all day adventure.

Thank 728kellyw
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Short but steep walk from downtown. Take your time. It's well worth the effort. We hiked up at dusk - very impressive!

Thank Michael I
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