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Bond Falls

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Address: Actually located in Paulding, MI, not Ontonagon., Ontonagon, MI 49953
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+1 906-885-5275

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I have come to Bond Falls for about 15 years now! Every time I see it its like seeing it for the first time!

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 16 November 2016
Madison, Wisconsin
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Madison, Wisconsin
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23 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 November 2016

I have come to Bond Falls for about 15 years now! Every time I see it its like seeing it for the first time!

Thank K G
Madison, Wisconsin
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 November 2016 via mobile

We arrived at the entrance to Bond Falls on a beautiful Sunday the first weekend in November to find the gate shut and locked. We had visions of WallyWorld! However, we drove just a short way past the gate to a parking area and found a marked path to the falls. The path runs parallel to the water with great... More 

Thank 124JAH
Livonia, Michigan
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 October 2016

these falls are among one of the best must see waterfalls .There is camping near by and also not far from a casino. access is easy and the trails are well kept

Thank John R
Southhaven, MS, United States
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 October 2016

The main falls are just a short walk (boardwalk, wheel-chair accessible) from the parking lot. Other trails to explore that are worth the effort. Lots of water, even in September.

Thank Trent W
Waukesha, Wisconsin
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016

Friends that we were going with, had been there before and knew the trick to not paying the outrageous fees... Find a spot by the road beyond the entrance to the park and hike from there. The hike itself is short, a plucky 2-year old did it along with two 4-year olds, but does involve some steep steps and uneven... More 

Thank Ravi N
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 October 2016 via mobile

We have been here several times, as a young couple camping, with our kids camping, now as empty nesters. Beautiful anytime of year. Nice walk, gorgeous views. can't wait to bring grandkids! Spend a week, weekend or just a couple hours.

Thank LeeAnn L
Valparaiso, Indiana
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 October 2016

The walking path is easy and the falls are pretty. There is parking and a little gift/ice cream shop. It's also a fairly short stop so a good way to put a little break into a longer trip past it.

Thank MadDogTraveler
Oshkosh, Wisconsin
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 October 2016

This was the first waterfall I've ever seen, and it was a good day trip for my family when I was young. Bring your hiking shoes and food to eat, It's a good trip to make. I really visited in like 2006-ish i think.

Thank Aarron_Van_Buren
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 September 2016

This falls used to be accessed by a somewhat precarious hike on cement steps and worn trails. Now easily accessible to all by a side access point. BEAUTIFUL FALLS!! Nice overlooks and easy walking.

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Raleigh, North Carolina
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 September 2016

The falls are a short walk from the parking lot. The water going over them depends on the release from the nearby hydro project. This small scenic area is expensive for out-of-state residents. You get a day pass for $9. A Michigan resident gets a yearly pass to all state parks for $11. So tourists get soaked (and not by... More 

Thank John M

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