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Pretty fall and River basin

You don't have to get far off the beaten path to see a pretty fall here. In fact, the fall is... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Ankeny, Iowa
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Overlook is Walkway on HWY 61 Bridge

A nice quick stop. There is a parking lot and restroom southwest of bridge. Easy access walkway on... read more

Reviewed 4 September 2017
Chicago, Illinois
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Named by a missionary priest who put up a cross at this site after arriving safely at the river's mouth.
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Schroeder, MN
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

You don't have to get far off the beaten path to see a pretty fall here. In fact, the fall is visible from HWY 61 and it's a pretty one. New rest stop next door plus coffee shop and post office. This would be a...More

1  Thank Rpod-lady
Reviewed 4 September 2017

A nice quick stop. There is a parking lot and restroom southwest of bridge. Easy access walkway on bridge. Very powerful flowing fall on Cross River the day we stopped. Across from the parking lot is Schroeder's bakery.They have coffee, Pizza, Sandwiches and Ice Cream.

2  Thank IllinoisKate1
Reviewed 26 August 2017

This is a great little stop right on HWY 61. There is a parking area with a restroom. There is a sidewalk along the highway where you can view the waterfall. I would be cautious with small children as this is a busy highway, but...More

1  Thank Northerngirlnomore
Reviewed 16 August 2017

We stayed at nearby Lamb's Resort in Schroeder and walked along the river up to the falls through the resort (need to be staying there to access their private trail). It was a nice little river but the large booming Falls was amazing - and...More

Thank kedalion1
Reviewed 4 August 2017

This stop is right on the highway, very convenient. Beautiful falls. They were really rushing the day we stopped to look. A couple of people were fishing on the other side of the bridge.

Thank W B
Reviewed 10 July 2017 via mobile

On our annual up north excursion we stopped to see all the falls on Highway 61. There'd been a lot of rain and the Cross River and Falls were fantastic this year! Lots of roiling water. Easy to get to and a fun place to...More

Thank Theresa P
Reviewed 6 November 2016

Easy walk from Lamb's Resort to see these gorgeous falls. I didn't climb down the steep hill to walk along the Cross River, but some folks did.

Thank John G
Reviewed 17 October 2016

We were returning to Duluth and suddenly realized that there is a fall flowing behind the bridge and decided to stop. To our surprise, there is a immediate parking available just beside the falls.Good pit stop !!

Thank Rakesh K
Reviewed 24 September 2016 via mobile

We were not aware of this falls when setting off on our waterfall tour. It is right up the road from our first lodging, Superior Ridge Resort (recommend). It is a large and beautiful falls. There is a wayside rest to park at, then a...More

Thank Kristi T
Reviewed 26 August 2016

The waterfall is right by the highway. There's a parking area next to the falls and it's an easy walk over a paved sidewalk to get right over the falls for some pix.

1  Thank AAHolt
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