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Rumford Falls

Bridge St, Rumford, ME 04276
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Ultimate Maine WaterFalls Road trip.

Decided to try the route for this Water Falls road trip. This park is nice, however I would not... read more

Reviewed 2 May 2017
Lee_DuPerry
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Augusta, Maine
Indian Fishing Grounds

The Rumford Falls, on the Androscoggin River, was discovered in the late 1800s and by the early... read more

Reviewed 10 April 2017
Mustang1966
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Rumford, Maine
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  • Excellent38%
  • Very good25%
  • Average31%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible0%
21 Sep 2016
“Nice Peaceful Area”
2 May 2017
“Ultimate Maine WaterFalls Road trip.”
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Bridge St, Rumford, ME 04276
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Reviewed 2 May 2017

Decided to try the route for this Water Falls road trip. This park is nice, however I would not travel far to see it. I did not see anything special about this park after driving One hour to see this called Falls. I was disappointed....More

Thank Lee_DuPerry
Reviewed 10 April 2017

The Rumford Falls, on the Androscoggin River, was discovered in the late 1800s and by the early 1900s an hydro-electric power plant was in full operation. The Rumford Falls is the highest falls east of Niagra Falls with a total extended drop of approximately 188...More

Thank Mustang1966
Reviewed 18 October 2016

These falls are fantastic especially when the river is running high, spring just after the snow melt will probably see the most flow. Very picturesque in the fall around the first two weeks in October. See a giant Paul Bunyan and the Blue Ox statues...More

Thank mainebassangler
Reviewed 21 September 2016

While it certainly isn't in the big league of waterfalls, this is a nice place for Rumford. The entire park area is well done with some interesting sculptures near the river, plus a very cool statue of Paul Bunyan and Babe.

Thank Tim O
Reviewed 21 August 2016 via mobile

We were disappointed with the falls. A mere trickle barely visible from the lookout point! Town was also not so thrilling. It has had better days.

Thank Grant R
Reviewed 25 May 2016

The Rumford Waterfall is one of the largest on the East coast and the next day after a large rainstorm it becomes even more beautiful with water just cascading over the edge. The Indian figures created and placed by a local resident add to the...More

Thank buckeyerebel
Reviewed 26 April 2016

The Spring time is the best chance to catch the Falls at their full glory. But, often after a wet period with significant rain fall the falls will burst into action. These falls are accessed by several park and walk fascilities and are free to...More

Thank Todd P
Reviewed 17 February 2016

In Rumford Maine on the Androscoggin River we have the largest falls in the Northeast! Best viewed in the spring during the season run off.. Beautiful picnic spot, but great place to stop any time of the year

Thank AnnetteRoyMarin
Reviewed 3 September 2015

Right on Highway 2, the person in the information booth was very helpful, had a lot of info and gave me just what I needed to visit Grafton Notch State Park

Thank Linda W
Reviewed 13 August 2015

I stopped here on my way home to Ottawa from New Brunswick, specifically because I am a geocacher and this is an "EarthCache" location. The falls are pretty, and the park is a nice quiet place to stop for a rest along Route 2.

2  Thank Glen M
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