The falls stretch several hundred yards but the three main drops added together almost add up to the height of the iconic niagara falls. There are three waterfalls in mcconnells mill state park.
It s also earned the title of pennsylvania s niagara falls the tallest of the waterfalls main falls drops a stunning 100 feet.
Waterfalls near fallingwater pa. The highest waterfall in pennsylvania at around 170 feet is raymondskill falls in the delaware water gap near milford. Fallingwater in fayette county pennsylvania. Waterfall beneath the pack saddle bridge.
How to get there. Here s my list of 20 must see waterfalls in the laurel highlands. As mentioned at the outset of this article the laurel highlands of pennsylvania are home to plenty of famous some even world famous waterfalls all roughly 90 minutes east of pittsburgh.
Fallingwater is a program of the western pennsylvania conservancy. The home beautifully expresses wright s commitment to integrating his homes with the natural landscape. Frank lloyd wright s iconic masterpiece fallingwater is a must see for architecture lovers.
6 fallingwater stewart township. A springtime view of yoder falls near davidsville pa. Fallingwater sits in the scenic wooded bear run nature reserve on pa route 381 between the quaint villages of mill run and ohiopyle in fayette county.
Bushkill falls a private park in pennsylvania that requires an admission fee spans 300 acres and boasts eight stunning waterfalls. Yoder falls in somerset county is a 25 foot tall waterfall situated on land owned by the city of johnstown but open to public hiking. The 930 acre slippery rock gorge was designated a national natural landmark and a state park natural area because of the array of wildflowers waterfalls and habitats.
Fallingwater is located in southwestern pennsylvania s laurel highlands and 90 minutes from downtown pittsburgh. Pa department of conservation and natural resources contributed photo there s something calming yet exhilarating about. Frank lloyd wright s fallingwater laurel highlands pa.
The two mile picturesque trail will lead you over footbridges and up staircases. Fallingwater house is built over a waterfall in bear run. An extremely thin waterfall the water tumbles down 80 feet and is particularly pretty after a heavy rainfall.
Learn more on the official website of dingman falls visitors center. Hells hollow falls located along hell s hollow trail accessible via the hells hollow parking lot. The world famous fallingwater in the laurel highlands of pennsylvania.
The conservancy is a nonprofit tax exempt charitable organization under section 501 c 3 of the internal revenue code and 100 of your donation is tax deductible as allowed by law. Hawk falls is a gorgeous waterfall on hawk run in hickory run state park. Delaware water gap national park is home to several spectacular waterfalls including silverthread falls.