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Shoshone Falls, Twin Falls

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Known as “The Niagara of the West,” Shoshone Falls are a 65 m (212 ft) high and 300 m (1,000 ft) wide wonders of nature. These waterfalls are actually 14 m (45 ft) taller than Niagara's. Admire the falls and the scenic surroundings from the observation platforms. Continue exploring on the hiking trails, or relax in the picnic area. A play area and restrooms are also available. If you're up for a longer visit, head to the launch platform for Evel Knievel’s famous attempt to clear the Snake River Canyon, which is located 3 km (1.8 mi) from the falls. Admission is charged per vehicle at the parking lot. Add Shoshone Falls and other attractions to your Twin Falls trip itinerary using our Twin Falls trip itinerary builder app .
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  • Was nice to see it but it is the dry season so not too much water flowing over. A nice little walking path next to it. Plenty of parking but could see it getting busy during summer.  more »
  • Excellent shaking the snow and cold, forget it. I think it is worth I will stop if there is going to come.
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  • There are lots of pictures of water roaring over the falls but when we were there, it was a trickle. The Snake river had plenty of water but the water above the falls was practically all diverted thro...  more »

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