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|This is a great spot to view the 308 feet lower falls at Yellowstone NP. The best way to use this placemark is to fly to the spot and then tilt the map so you're looking up the canyon. You will see the lower falls in the distance. The color of the canyon walls is where Yellowstone got its name.||11/28/2005||645|
|Angel Falls is the Longest free fall of water in the world.|
At 979 meters high, it is 15 times higher than Niagara.
Angel Falls is located in the Guayana highlands, Venezuela.
The falls are named after Jimmy Angel, a bush pilot who first saw the falls in 1933 while searching for a gold ore bed.
The tallest non permanent waterfall in the world is the Catira which is f...
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|These are the beautiful Havasupai Falls (or sometimes called Havasu Falls) in part of the Grand Canyon. The falls are fed by Havasu Creek which is known for it's beautiful blue-green water and limestone formations.||07/19/2007||1,866|
|What the Niagara Falls are for the USA and Canada is Trollhättan Falls for Sweden. But in smaller dimentions. But noisy as Niagara Falls.|
In the years 1800, 1844 and 1916 locks were build to control the flow from the lake Vänern so boats could sail down to Kattegat. And to produce electricity.
The water falls 32 meters from 3 locks with 300 m3 water per second. Ori...
|Hi-res picture of Niagara Falls, on border of USA and Canada.||08/27/2005||4,981|
|The geyser Old Faithful in Yellowstone National Park, Wyoming.||09/01/2005||1,363|
|One of the most stunning water falls on the planet.||12/22/2005||25,274|
|Talbot Bay / Horizontal Falls. Its one of the greatest natural wonders in the world. Although they are called waterfalls, this natural phenomenon actually consists of immense tidal currents hurtling through narrow coastal gorges. And they do all this sideways - hence the name, Horizontal Falls. |
|The Orange River plunges 191m down a narrow gorge to form the spectacular Augrabies Falls. (Unfortunately area is still low-res).||09/16/2005||719|
|The Reichenbach Falls (Reichenbachfall) are a series of waterfalls near Meiringen in Bern canton in central Switzerland. They have a total drop of 250 m (820 ft). At 90 m (295.2 ft), the Upper Reichenbach Falls is one of the highest cataracts in the Alps. The falls are made accessible by the Reichenbachfall-Bahn funicular railway.|
Today, a hydro-electric power company harnesses t...
|Chunjeyon falls in Jeju island, South Korea||08/08/2006||694|