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Address: Chequamegon Bay, Washburn, WI
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Awesome hike and spectacular view of Lake Superior.

A short distance out of town, north of Washburn. There's a parking lot and trail head making it super easy to access this trail. Be careful during ice season! The water falls are... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 1 week ago
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Washburn, Wisconsin
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Washburn, Wisconsin
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

A short distance out of town, north of Washburn. There's a parking lot and trail head making it super easy to access this trail. Be careful during ice season! The water falls are awesome, and the sand stone cliffs overlooking Lake Superior are spectacular. Totally worth the visit.

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Roseville, MN
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 January 2017

Nice, shorter hike in the woods down to the lake. Cool little river cuts into the various rock making the river place meander and exposes variations in the rock layers. Out and back hike with great views on lake superior as a half-way treat.

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Onalaska, Wisconsin
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 September 2016

Despite the fact that the storms have produced a lot of rain, the falls was fairly dry. The trail was nice, not a difficult walk for families. The end of the trail it was right at a bay of Lake Superior so that part was good as I was looking to see some water. Being that the falls area was... More 

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Minneapolis, Minnesota
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 August 2016

I used to walk this path "back in the day" when it was just a muddy trail used by Northland College Students. Now, the trail and some of the surrounding land is cared for by the Bayfield Regional Conservancy who has done an incredible job on trails, bridges, and signage. Don't forget to drop a donation in the box!! :)

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Petaluma, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 August 2016 via mobile

Great easy hike through wonderful northern Wisconsin woodlands, this is a hike for the entire family. Loved the waterfall at the end and the interesting and varied plant life along the way. There were tons of wildflowers in early August.

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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 August 2016 via mobile

After hiking and no falls asked locals. They chuckled, this is an overflow fall that requires a lot of rain to see any waterfalls.

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Oshkosh, Wisconsin
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 August 2016

Very nice Walk about a half mile each way, board walks and trails, gorge, rock formations and ends at the water. Very nice, and there were not very many people there when we went in July.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 July 2016 via mobile

Great 1.4 mile hike. Well maintained and beautiful views. I love the info about the history of the land. Great place to swim as well.

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Nekoosa, Wisconsin
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 June 2016 via mobile

Easy trail with lovely scenery. Easy to find, short stop to kill some time on a meaningful hike. Sells were gorgeous, but wasn't that easy to determine what trails were meant to be traveled versus ones that were created by ones wondering.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 June 2016

About an hour round trip, this easy hike includes movie-set worthy views of river carved caves and caverns and waterfalls dramatically lit by pine-canopy filtered sunlight and ends at a beautiful lake side outcrop.

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