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In pics: Waterfalls that are worth the walk

Fiona Harper
Monday, December 17, 2012
In pics: Waterfalls that are worth the walk
Where's this beautiful waterfall? View the slideshow and find out!
"Pack a picnic, drinks and a good book for the ascent to the plunge pool at the top of Gunlom Falls."
Fiona Harper

Hikers are an intrepid lot who enjoy a little incentive for their efforts. And there's no better reward, whether the hike is five minutes or five hours, to find a waterfall at the end of the trail.

From epic falls in Australia to serene, secret cascades in Thailand, the world is brimming over with beautiful waterfalls worth the time and effort.

Here are twelve of our favourite waterfalls that are worth the walk:

User comments
California's Yosemite Valley Bridal Veil and Vernal Falls USA Canada border Niagara Falls Brazil Iguaza Falls Venezuela - Angel Falls Seriously worth the walk