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Address: Canaan, CT
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200-foot falls located on the Housatonic River.

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The Great Falls of Canaan,CT.! A close Cousin to Niagara Falls!

I live here in Falls Village. I am a historian to this area. To see it at its most powerful times,such as Winter snow melting time,Spring rains! You can walk across it(carefully... read more

Reviewed 23 September 2016
kvntitus5
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Canaan, Connecticut
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Canaan, Connecticut
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Reviewed 23 September 2016

I live here in Falls Village. I am a historian to this area. To see it at its most powerful times,such as Winter snow melting time,Spring rains! You can walk across it(carefully) at its driest times,but you can also sit there &read there,or just reflect? It is a great thinking area,and will remind you of her cousin's,at Niagara Falls,both in... More 

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San Francisco, California
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 March 2014

One of my favorite hikes in Connecticut!!! Love walking around the great falls and exploring. Jumping off the cliffs into the pools of water is so fun!!!

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Branson, Missouri
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 176 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 October 2012

The bridge over the water and falls were just average. Just getting done with Kent State Park and Bull's Bridge just a little ways to the south made this seem not as impressive. Stand alone it was just average. The directions on the cities website also need to be updated as you can't really access the falls from Falls Village... More 

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