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Spanny falls was easy to find and a short hike. Once you pay the land owners a small fee, they tell you where the path is located. Light traversing of roots and rocks were... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 3 days ago
Cheryl S
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Spanny falls was easy to find and a short hike. Once you pay the land owners a small fee, they tell you where the path is located. Light traversing of roots and rocks were required and well worth it. After reaching the first waterfall, continue up the rope and over the hill to the next. It does not disappoint. I... More 

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Thank Cheryl S
Baltimore, Maryland
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 January 2017

Could potentially be a hazard with walking to get back from the main road, but so so worth the trek there. Falls are breathtaking in the middle of the rain forest, so much to see on the way there. Falls are small in nature but the pool below to go swimming in and the cave next to it was just... More 

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Eustis, Florida
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 January 2017

Spanny falls is a great choice if you are looking for a relatively easy hike (15 minutes or so) on a well-maintained trail and a waterfall that doesn't get a lot of traffic. You will see people here, but not even remotely close to the numbers you see at Emerald Pool. The main falls is great to swim in. The... More 

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Thank Christopher T
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 June 2016 via mobile

This was the first hike and waterfall we visited upon arrival to Dominica. Its easy, beautiful and the water is so refreshing.

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Thank Nancy R
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 June 2016

Although we had already visited two falls that day, Spanny Falls was still breathtaking. It was raining hard when we visited so we didn't want to risk trying to get to the upper falls, but we heard they were a secret treasure if you visit when it's dry.

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Thank Abbey H
Lelystad, The Netherlands
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 February 2016 via mobile

After a 10-15 min walk through beautiful rainforest you arrive at the fall. You cannot visit he second fall. It's so much worth the visit because you are most likely the only person to visit at that moment.

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Vienna, Virginia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 February 2016

nice big fall into a pool. less people and more authentic hike even if only 15 minutes. easy in and out of water. brisk

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Thank Genterro
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 January 2015 via mobile

The hike to this waterfall was short and sweet! It was not crowded so we got great photos!! The water was cool and refreshing. Of corse the waterfall was beautiful.

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Brussels, Belgium
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 December 2014

Not included in the Site Pass. Not really worth the extra money. Nice if you're staying at the excellent Vena's Paredise Hotel 1 km away and you can come either late or early when you're alone there. You can swim in the pool at the 1st fall.

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Thank Pierre W
Wyoming
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 December 2014

We stumbled upon these falls by accident, but it turned out to be one of the highlights of our trip! Darius, our greeter and whose family owns the property, was absolutely lovely. Basically a half hour hike to beautiful falls on his family's land. He told us about the second falls which are much grander than the first, but difficult... More 

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