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Buttermilk Falls

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Address: Buttermilk Falls Road, Ludlow, VT

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Amazing Summer Activity!

Nothing more beautiful than hiking the falls. Wear grippy water shoes and take your time. Go slow. A t-shirt or wet suit shirt is good even in hot wether as this water is ICEY... read more

Reviewed 25 February 2017
Erin P
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Reviewed 25 February 2017

Nothing more beautiful than hiking the falls. Wear grippy water shoes and take your time. Go slow. A t-shirt or wet suit shirt is good even in hot wether as this water is ICEY. Great for dogs! Bring a towel and leave your phone and money in the car locked. All you need is a towel.

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Thank Erin P
Melville, New York
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 December 2016

This was a pleasant surprise. There are 3 falls and all of em are worth going to. It is a quick ride if your are in the Ludlow area and something to do. Great photos

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Thank Doug S
Boston, Massachusetts
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33 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 October 2016

we enjoyed our hike into buttermilk falls, found the lower falls easy, then walked up to see the upper falls, could not find them or they weren't running, but the hike was interesting saw a quite a few washed out roads and bridges

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Thank Robert O
White Plains, New York
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16 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 October 2016

One of the best natural spots in VT. If you like climbing and jumping off of rocks, do not miss this spot. It has many levels of falls and swimming areas. Not to be missed.

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Thank John A
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Reviewed 10 October 2016

Stopped by here while staying in Ludlow. It was an easy walk/hike to one of the waterfall spots. The view was great and relaxing. A great short trip.

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Thank Jennifer L
Dayville, Connecticut
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 September 2016

Photographers...a short walk from the road with gear..always a plus! Lovely cascades with varied rock textures and colors. Fall foliage time should make for lovely images...too early for our visit last week. There are 3 falls, upper, middle and lower...we didn't see upper but the other two are worth the visit.

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2 Thank mrsaj15
Rutland, Vermont
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Reviewed 24 September 2016 via mobile

Nice place to go swimming. Fun and pretty. You have to drive down a little road w/the same name and park where you can and walk into the woods just a tad to a beautiful hole and river to swim in

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1 Thank TeriG1957
Pittsfield, Massachusetts
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 23 September 2016

Great swimming place in the summer, fun to jump off the rocks when its deep enough. It will be cold at all times, be advised

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Ridgefield, CT
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Reviewed 18 September 2016 via mobile

Really need location.. we visited Sept 16 and water level was low. Still a nice afternoon... wading vs swimming. With higher water levels would have been really great.

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Massachusetts
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Reviewed 14 September 2016

Easy to find, good parking, paths to all 3 falls, nice place to visit and dangle your toes in the cool waters, If you are daring, a cool dip on a hot day. Enjoyed a picnic lunch and the sound of the falls.

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