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Great views, scary climb

Timberline Falls is a waterfall on the way from the Loch to Sky Pond. The waterfalls are 4.1 mi/6.6... read more

Reviewed 6 February 2018
pingaroo
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Chicago, Illinois
Beautiful

Depending on what time of year you go will depend on how big the falls are. When we went in fall... read more

Reviewed 29 December 2017
DenyciaDawn
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Greeley, Colorado
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Sky Pond Trail, Rocky Mountain National Park, Rocky Mountain National Park, CO
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Reviewed 6 February 2018

Timberline Falls is a waterfall on the way from the Loch to Sky Pond. The waterfalls are 4.1 mi/6.6 km from the Glacier Gorge trailhead, and the trail extends 0.8 mi/1.3 km to Sky Pond. In order to reach Sky Pond, you have to climb...More

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Reviewed 29 December 2017

Depending on what time of year you go will depend on how big the falls are. When we went in fall most of the snow had already melted from summer so it was not very big. Either way, it was beautiful. Scale up the side...More

Thank DenyciaDawn
Reviewed 16 November 2016

If you’re on your way to Lake of Glass or Skypond, you will not miss Timberline Falls The falls themselves are not large, but they are picturesque. If you’re not in the mood for scrambling (up or down), this would be a good place to...More

Thank aerofaze
Reviewed 2 July 2016

Timberline Falls is a great waterfall that can be climbed - very carefully - a 100 ft up over wet rocks that take you to Lake of Glass and then Sky Pond. Sky Pond is a must see with the Sharkstooth cliffs. Timberline Falls has...More

2  Thank AlexanderDelarge
Reviewed 29 June 2016

Timberline Falls, besides being on the way to one of the best summertime destinations in RMNP, Sky Pond (see the reviews for that), is a great photographic opportunity and a fun challenge to climb as the part of the final summit to Sky Pond (certainly...More

2  Thank Colo-Mtn-Hiker
Reviewed 16 June 2016

Timberline Falls is a beautiful waterfall on the south west head wall of Loch Vale just below Lake of Glass. The falls are fed by water from Taylor Glacier flowing through Lake of Glass and Sky Pond. As the name implies, the falls are located...More

3  Thank Richard R
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