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Minnehaha Falls

Minnehaha Rd, Katoomba, New South Wales 2780, Australia
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Walk and Falls are Closed

Lovely area just outside of Katoomba, but unfortunately when we arrived on Sunday the signs... read more

Reviewed 14 February 2018
bchgrrrl
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Redondo Beach, California
Track is closed

The track is currently closed. Someone got fined last week as you are breaking the law if you go... read more

Reviewed 13 January 2018
sallywarrimoo
,
Sydney, Australia
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“swimming hole” (6 reviews)
“minute walk” (2 reviews)
“the cliff” (2 reviews)
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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Minnehaha Rd, Katoomba, New South Wales 2780, Australia
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Reviewed 14 February 2018

Lovely area just outside of Katoomba, but unfortunately when we arrived on Sunday the signs indicated that the trail/falls are closed indefinitely. You will want to find an alternate hike in the area.

3  Thank bchgrrrl
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Reviewed 13 January 2018

The track is currently closed. Someone got fined last week as you are breaking the law if you go past where the track is blocked off. No indication of when it will reopen. Sign says there is unstable rock just like Wentworth falls where someone...More

5  Thank sallywarrimoo
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Reviewed 7 January 2018

Be careful of rocks, it is deceptive how deep water is. Lovely cool water to swim in but wear comfortable shoes for walk to the falls!

2  Thank Ellie W
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Reviewed 13 December 2017

Minni HaHa is one of my favourite places in the mountains mainly because it is a bit off the beaten track

Thank Olwyn P
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Reviewed 5 November 2017

Very nice tranquil water fall in the Blue Mountains. access on well marked trails. Wear shoes that are comfortable and that you do not mind getting wet.

Thank SoCalAdventureSeeker
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Reviewed 21 April 2017

if you enjoy bushwalking for the tranquility,go when there are no idiots blasting music at the pool at the falls base, and standing illegally on a rock ledge halfway up the falls

Thank 557jill557
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Reviewed 4 April 2017 via mobile

This is on the north side (not the shops side) follow Minni ha ha Rd to the end, slight turn to the left. As well as the waterfall there is a little park and a grass area to play ball with some benches. This is...More

3  Thank Nicole M
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Reviewed 28 February 2017

Place is slightly steep, but as a person who's averagely-active with no background in hikes/treks, this place is still quite easy to get down to. It's a 30 minute to 45 minute walk (took longer because we made a few detours to a smaller waterfall...More

Thank rainbowstained
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Reviewed 14 February 2017

Short 30' walk to gorge with amazing waterfall and swimming hole. So refreshing on a hot day. Great place to bring the kids for a difference experience.

1  Thank Lcatt0
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Reviewed 26 January 2017 via mobile

My husband and I walked today (with our 13 month old in a carrier on my back) down to the waterfall and it was as beautiful as I expected. I had read reviews and some worried me, some mentioned 'cliff walking' so I imagined something...More

3  Thank Laura_Gnyp
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jacice2017
15 April 2017|
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Response from Peter H | Reviewed this property |
I live just up the road from Minnihaha Falls and can confirm that the sign prohibiting various things from the track does not include dogs. However, as of 13 April 2017, most of the track is closed due to safety and... More
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