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beautiful area!

Hidden gem along Highway 17, nice pull off and picnic area by the falls and canyon. Small country... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
adkkev2
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upstate NY
Great waterfall attraction

A cool area. We were able to climb on the rocks and get some great pics to remember that part of... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
RogerDSmiley
,
Sumter, South Carolina
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“gold panning” (6 reviews)
“pan for gold” (5 reviews)
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17 Route, Rangeley, ME
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Hidden gem along Highway 17, nice pull off and picnic area by the falls and canyon. Small country store across the road with various gifts and some food including ice cream. Head to the bridge over the canyon for a good view of the waterfalls.

Thank adkkev2
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A cool area. We were able to climb on the rocks and get some great pics to remember that part of our trip. There is a neat little store/gift shop just across the road from the waterfall called coos Canyon Gift Shop that specializes in...More

1  Thank RogerDSmiley
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Beautiful spot to stop and rest on the road. There are places to swim and soak your feet. Stunning rock formations.

Thank Jennifer O
Reviewed 11 July 2017

We loved visiting this area. From the campground to the falls everything was nice. The food locally was expensive, same with drinks, so I'd pack food next time, but its always nice to help out locals as well so who knows. Great time all in...More

1  Thank A395LSgregorym
Reviewed 27 June 2017

I've been stopping here for over 30 years and I never get tired of the location. The outhouse has improved; it's always clean and it is kept stocked every time we come by which is a bonus after being on the road for hours. The...More

Thank scarymary73
Reviewed 26 June 2017

Plenty of parking, short walk from your car over the little bridge for a better view of the area. Clean outhouse available across the bridge and a gift shop with gold panning across the street.

Thank peggypauline505
Reviewed 26 May 2017

It was quite a surprise to come upon this site...so pretty. Quiet, clean bathroom, pretty! Getting ready for the holiday weekend!

Thank Mary C
Reviewed 3 May 2017

We stopped here as we were working our way around Western Maine viewing the various waterfalls. There was plenty of water after all the rain we've been having. Picnic tables are available if you want to sit and watch the water as it cascades.

1  Thank SeniorTravelME
Reviewed 25 January 2017

Stunning views of the canyon! I can't believe we found it - I thought for sure we were lost - but around a couple of bends and lo and behold there it was!

Thank Kathleen S
Reviewed 6 September 2016

We stopped here on a whim and were glad we did. It was a perfect stop on our drive from the Portland area to Rangeley. Gorgeous setting, cool rock formations, and fun climbing around. We would recommend it!

Thank TarainMaine
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Linda W
28 May 2017|
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Response from Kathleen S | Reviewed this property |
I am so sorry for my delayed reply - I am not on here very often.... But to answer your question no hike is required. You can see a lot of the beauty from the parking lot / picnic area / bridge.
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