We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Save
Share
Review Highlights
The graffiti is horrible. Falls themselves are beautiful

The other reviewers who stated that the graffiti "makes this place" and is "kitschy"need their... read more

Reviewed 4 July 2018
smurdoch81
,
Albuquerque, New Mexico
Great for stop.

Falls just outside of Manitou Springs. This is disappointing to see the grafidi art on the natural... read more

Reviewed 27 June 2017
Brenda M
,
DeLand, Florida, United States
via mobile
Read all 33 reviews
44
All photos (44)
Full view
Traveller Overview
  • Excellent15%
  • Very good28%
  • Average27%
  • Poor18%
  • Terrible12%
4 Jul 2018
“The graffiti is horrible. Falls themselves are beautiful”
5 Jul 2018
“Disappointment ”
About
Contact
West end of Manitou Springs, Woodland Park, CO 80863
Website
+1 719-520-7529
Call
Reviews (33)
Filter reviews
33 results
Traveller rating
5
9
9
6
4
Traveller type
Time of year
LanguageEnglish
5
9
9
6
4
See what travellers are saying:
FilterEnglish
Updating list...
1 - 10 of 33 reviews
Reviewed 6 July 2018 via mobile

We had to detour to get there due to the senior open event. Once arriving at the place the detour sent us to, we were to board a shuttle with groups of people to go see the falls. Would have loved to see the falls...More

1  Thank Michelle L
Reviewed 4 July 2018

The other reviewers who stated that the graffiti "makes this place" and is "kitschy"need their heads examined. It's disgusting to mess up natural wonders like that. What the heck is the matter with people?! These pigs need to stay away from our beautiful natural places...More

Thank smurdoch81
Reviewed 15 May 2018

This site was known locally as "Graffiti Falls" because of the VERY extensive spray paint vandalism. El Paso County is currently cleaning up and improving the site and it should reopen Summer, 2018.

10  Thank monssongn
Reviewed 7 September 2017

Too MANY Tourists have destroyed this local gem. Totally trashed. Drunken Drug addled teen agers and abusive out oft owners have destroyed a great waterfall.

3  Thank diesel468
Reviewed 29 August 2017 via mobile

We wanted to see some Falls while in ColoSprings. Free (but limited) parking and no admission fees. Easy, slight incline, walk to Falls (some paved, rest crushed gravel). The Falls themselves are pretty impressive, the graffiti is a little off putting, but some is very...More

Thank Charmaine H
Reviewed 26 August 2017 via mobile

An average waterfall but completely surrounded by graffitti. Only plus points are free parking and short walk to the falls so nothing lost by a quick visit.

1  Thank Jamie M
Reviewed 27 June 2017 via mobile

Falls just outside of Manitou Springs. This is disappointing to see the grafidi art on the natural rock. It's actually nauseating to me. However it was nice to stop and we talked to many workers that explained they are in attempt to restore it. You...More

Thank Brenda M
Reviewed 12 June 2017 via mobile

Having been to many hiking areas in the Colorado Springs area, this is a pretty easy hike. The scenery is pretty with the waterfalls cascading. It's also kitschy with the graffiti around the bridge.

1  Thank Gene S
Reviewed 26 April 2017 via mobile

The graffiti really makes this place! The park to "hike" is temporarily closed, but you can actually hike down right by the falls, next to the bridge! Creates a very modern art look. Loved going here!

2  Thank shaila7831
Reviewed 14 March 2017 via mobile

The little walk was nice and the waterfall is amazing , it has a nice little stream for the kids to splash around in. The only downside is all the graffiti there's so much of it that it is starting to destroy the beauty. But...More

2  Thank LibertyJenny26
View more reviews
Nearby
Nearby HotelsSee all nearby hotels
Woodland Park Country Lodge
238 reviews
5.38 km away
Glen Eyrie Castle & Conference Center
119 reviews
13.56 km away
The Cliff House at Pikes Peak
966 reviews
14.66 km away
Pikes Peak Inn
110 reviews
15.05 km away
Nearby RestaurantsSee all 50 nearby restaurants
Pantry Restaurant
208 reviews
4.64 km away
Hungry Bear Restaurant
424 reviews
5.03 km away
Mucky Duck Restaurant and Catering
117 reviews
4.65 km away
The Blue Moose Tavern
51 reviews
4.69 km away
Nearby AttractionsSee all 13 nearby attractions
Pikes Peak - America's Mountain
758 reviews
7.56 km away
Rocky Mountain Dinosaur Resource Center
258 reviews
4.91 km away
Rockhound ATV Rentals
14 reviews
6.54 km away
Great Outdoors Adventures
13 reviews
3.56 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Rainbow Falls staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Submit
Posting guidelines