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Bridalveil Falls

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Address: Yosemite National Park, CA
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Landmark waterfall located in Yosemite.

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you have seen the Ansel Adams photograph for years.

Now you are actually here, in front of it. It is a beautiful sight to see. The waterfall can be seen from many locations in Yosemite valley. Stop and take a look. The falls... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 3 weeks ago
nicolediane
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Atlanta, Georgia
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Atlanta, Georgia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Now you are actually here, in front of it. It is a beautiful sight to see. The waterfall can be seen from many locations in Yosemite valley. Stop and take a look. The falls can be seen from Wawona road also. That would be a view in the distance.

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Red Bluff, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is the first falls you see when entering the west entrance. You must stop and take in this beautiful sight. Bridalveil Falls is a fairly easy walkway, mostly paved, to get up close (from below) for wonderful photo opportunities. Summer months may be better to get a glimpse of the rainbow.

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Trzic, Slovenia
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

One of our stops with the shuttle, but did not linger there too long, as we were pressed by fhe time.

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Shoreline, Washington
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

March is a great time to view the falls. Plenty of water cascading down the rock face. Good parking area, well maintained short path to falls. Recommended for all, but especially for those with limited mobility.

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Wokingham, Berkshire
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Well worth stopping off here and walking up the trail to get a better view of the falls. Okay all waterfalls kind of look the same but you do get to see this one close up and when we went, at least, it was gushing!

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Tonbridge, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 November 2016

We visited Yosemite in October and a lot of the waterfalls were either dry or had little water. When we arrived Bridalveil was actually dry but as it warmed up it started falling again. Located within easy walking from the Valley Floor, it was easy to get up close and personal to the falls.

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Chico, California
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 November 2016

Very short walk from the parking lot. Can be very slick due to all the mist from the falls. Icy in the winter.

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South Africa
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 October 2016

Lovely walk up to the falls. Ww were there in Autumn so not much of a fall, but still beautiful. It was quite busy with a number of families and their little one's taking pictures;

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Santa Rosa, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 October 2016

Worth the long drive to Yosemite on beautiful curving mountain roads. Try to be a passenger so you can enjoy the drive more! Once you get into the park you are in a Heavenly Place.

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Saint Cloud, Minnesota
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 October 2016

This is a must stop. The water fall is gorgeous and the climb on the super slippery rocks made it even better.

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