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Challenging but beautiful!

We didn't get to see all of the waterfalls along the trail because there was a large amount of ice... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Challenge trail to hike

Glen Onoko waterfall trail is one of the trails in Lehigh Gorge State Park. There're 3 entrances to... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We didn't get to see all of the waterfalls along the trail because there was a large amount of ice. Most of the climbs are rocky and some are steep so make sure to have good hiking boots. We are not experienced hikers so parts...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank PrincetonReichs97
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Glen Onoko waterfall trail is one of the trails in Lehigh Gorge State Park. There're 3 entrances to the park and we chose the Glen Onoko entrance. It's not easy to hike especially after snow day. But we were so glad we did it. It's...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 2 January 2019

This is a beautiful and strenuous hike up a series of small waterfalls. It is a little tricky in places so be very careful.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Robert S
Reviewed 5 December 2018

this was a pretty intense hike for us, but we didn't go all the way up. the views were so beautiful . climbing over rocks, higher and higher. you should be in shape to do this. so worth it. make sure you have good shoes,...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank rm1123
Reviewed 26 November 2018

Definitely worth the trip! Beautiful scenery will be back. After hike enjoyed a nice meal in Jim Thorpe.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank John B
Reviewed 22 November 2018

"Proceed with caution as people have been killed on this trail," is part of the introductory signage going onto the falls trail. It is true and you should heed the warning very seriously. Wearing a hiking shoe with good traction is a definite must. People...More

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank StephCurvey
Reviewed 17 November 2018

Well i am always on trails, water falls,100 steps, what great scenery, i watch people not knowing just how dangerous this great place can be, they try to swim, soon they will be cooking, very hard walk or climb up, have to watch rocks sliding...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank costaricacouple
Reviewed 17 October 2018

Been here twice now and really enjoy it. The hike is awesome. It isn't easy but its not that hard either. The trail is relatively well marked. There are lots of places to take pictures of and stop along the way. Bring a lunch and...More

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank Ken C
Reviewed 11 October 2018 via mobile

We parked in the lot closest to the stairs and took the steps to go under the bridge. You quickly reach a sign for the falls. We hiked to the left of the sign. Follow the orange blazes. Lots of rocky path along the way....More

Date of experience: October 2018
2  Thank Leslie B
Reviewed 26 September 2018 via mobile

Beautiful and natural area. Trail is hard to find but worth it. Wear hiking boots and gear. We had both but didn't go far...didn't make it to the top. A local told us later that this year and last were the first two without deaths....More

Date of experience: September 2018
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14 August 2018|
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Response from Alan4B | Reviewed this property |
The trail head starts about 2 miles up the Lehigh Gorge Trail from town. After crossing the river on the foot bridge you will then shortly come to a road bridge. The Glen Onoko trail head is on your right down the steps... More
Eli E
28 July 2018|
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Response from Kathy M | Reviewed this property |
No. I would not suggest trying it.
17 July 2018|
Response from Med_Journalist | Reviewed this property |
$0 -- no entrance fee.