An Easy Hike Through The Woods Will Lead You To Caron Park Falls, A Secret Waterfall In Minnesota
Minnesota is full of beautiful waterfalls. They’re scattered in every region of the state, especially along the North Shore. There, Minnesota’s most famous waterfalls – Gooseberry, the High Falls of the Pigeon River, and more – draw thousands of visitors every year. But there are many waterfalls beyond the most famous, and they too are worth visiting. One secret waterfall just south of the Twin Cities has far fewer visitors than the North Shore greats. An easy hike through the woods will take you to the beautiful Caron Park Falls. Here’s what you need to know about visiting:
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Have you ever visited the Caron Park Falls? Do you know of any other little-known waterfalls? Let us know in the comments below! And if you love Minnesota waterfalls, take a look at our ultimate Minnesota waterfalls road trip.
Betsy is a Minneapolis-based writer who's lived in Minnesota for 19 years. If you know of any amazing Minnesota restaurants, nature areas, or other attractions, feel free to let her know about them at [email protected] or on Twitter @betsyrathburn.
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