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An amazing waterfall but you have to walk across a few rocks in the river to really get to it... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
DKPuck
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Indianapolis, Indiana
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Secret Waterfall

A hidden gem inside the cave. An enclosed waterfall. Beware... you will get wet. It can be a bit... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Pitt-Duq
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Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

An amazing waterfall but you have to walk across a few rocks in the river to really get to it. Wear waterproof pants and jacket as it is very Misty and wet inside the cave type area. It's a short walk through the river on...More

Thank DKPuck
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A hidden gem inside the cave. An enclosed waterfall. Beware... you will get wet. It can be a bit slippery. Worth the stop.

Thank Pitt-Duq
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Go inside the cave if you are able! We had hiking boots on, so we managed to walk across some rocks for the most part to avoid most of the water. Others were just taking their shoes off and wading through the water (it must...More

Thank Leslie L
Reviewed 12 June 2018 via mobile

This is a special waterfall because you have to enter a small cave in order to see it...itโ€™s easy to go inside but you should have waterproof shoes, pants and jacket becasue you will be wet ๐Ÿ˜œ

Thank Monica R
Reviewed 9 April 2018 via mobile

What a hidden delight! Walking into the canyon is like walking into a fantasy novel. It is best to go early in the morning or late at night before the crowds arrive.

Thank Chris A
Reviewed 1 April 2018 via mobile

To enjoy this you have to be prepared to get wet. The first waterfall you can get in behind which is fun, but the third you can go into the cave into which the waterfall runs! Great fun.

Thank Johnandrewriley
Reviewed 16 March 2018 via mobile

Quick off the highway. Beautiful falls You can see it while you drive off the highway. Totally worth the minute detour. Plenty of parking and a short 5 min walk to falls. Bring waterproof clothes if you want to get close or go in the...More

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Reviewed 4 February 2018 via mobile

Right up the road - about 500 meters or so - from the main and more famous waterfall at this stop, Gljufurarfoss is probably the better experience. After walking through a short cave, the view up to the waterfall is amazing. The cave has several...More

Thank JHChicago2014
Reviewed 29 December 2017 via mobile

We walked the approximately 500m from Seljalandsfoss to Glijurarfoss. It is an easy walk, but be careful it gets icy in the winter! It is difficult to get a good pic because the waterfall is hidden in the cleft of a mountain.

Thank BGarde
Reviewed 29 October 2017 via mobile

Right down the road from Slejalandsfoss, it's a hidden treasure. In order to see it properly, you'll need to step on rocks in a creek It's a little tricky and can be crowded, but worth it. Seeing the waterfall from within the gorge is breathe...More

Thank amankiewicz
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