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Winnewissa Falls

Pipestone, MN
+1 507-825-5464
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Angel RB5

This was such a surprise on a short circular nature walk!!! Gorgeous. Worth walking to. You go from... read more

Reviewed 20 August 2017
Anita O
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Overland Park, Kansas, United States
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Beautiful!

We walked with path on our family reunion trip. The falls is beautiful! I learned from my great... read more

Reviewed 18 August 2017
CoodlasMama
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Minnesota
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Located at the Pipestone National Monument, the name translates to "jealous maiden" from the Sioux language.
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Reviewed 20 August 2017 via mobile

This was such a surprise on a short circular nature walk!!! Gorgeous. Worth walking to. You go from tall grass prairie to the mountains almost. Loved it.

Thank Anita O
Reviewed 18 August 2017 via mobile

We walked with path on our family reunion trip. The falls is beautiful! I learned from my great uncle that the falls used to be twice as high and the farmers blew it up because they thought it was flooding their fields. This location is...More

Thank CoodlasMama
Reviewed 28 July 2017 via mobile

Beautiful waterfall amid the Pipestone formations. The stream moves fast and it is a nice walk along side it.

Thank ki0ki
Reviewed 20 July 2017

These falls are encountered along the Circle Trail at Pipestone National Monument. If it's a hot day, you can get some relief on the footbridge at the base of the falls. The breeze will carry the spray your way.

Thank EireMan66
Reviewed 17 July 2017 via mobile

The waterfall is beautiful and peaceful. The museum was informative and they had some local people demonstrating how to make peace pipes.

Thank Linda T
Reviewed 11 July 2017

We were walking along the circle trail on a Sunday evening. No crowds and you could hear the sound of water in the distance. The falls appear suddenly as you round a bend on the trail. Beautiful and peaceful. You can see them from the...More

Thank Harold D
Reviewed 3 July 2017

The falls is very nice. Not as impressive as some of the great National Park waterfalls, but this one has a relaxing sound.

Thank Bob19512014
Reviewed 8 June 2017

Winnewissa Falls is part of the Circle Trail at the Pipestone National Monument. The further you walk into the trail you begin to hear the falls before you see them. The anticipation makes the journey more fun. The trail is easy walking also as it...More

Thank TakinLotsaPictures
Reviewed 24 March 2017

This fall is located in Pipestone National Monument park. It is simply beautiful! I found myself sitting on one of the benches to "be in the moment" and just enjoy the surroundings. The beauty and sound brought serenity to the moment. I also liked the...More

Thank Renda B
Reviewed 20 March 2017

Love seeing the falls in the winter. The ice formations are spectacular and the changing seasons make for interesting photos

Thank IAGOPHER
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