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Tahquamenon Falls - Upper Falls (Panoramic) #2

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Steven (Chicagoland, United States) on 9 November 2016 in Landscape & Rural and Portfolio.

The Tahquamenon Falls are two different waterfalls on the Tahquamenon River. Both sets are located near Lake Superior in the eastern Upper Peninsula of Michigan. The water is notably brown in color from the tannins leached from the cedar swamps which the river drains. The upper falls are more than 200 feet across and with a drop of approximately 48 feet. During the late spring runoff, the river drains as much as 50,000 gallons of water per second, making the upper falls the third most voluminous vertical waterfall east of the Mississippi River, after Niagara Falls and Cohoes Falls, both in New York State.

The Lower Falls, located four miles downstream, are a series of five smaller falls cascading around an island which can be reached by rowboat. A hiking trail runs between the falls along the riverside, and visitors often play in the lower falls during the summer heat.

The falls are within Tahquamenon Falls State Park, between Newberry and Paradise, Michigan. They are a popular tourist destination in the Upper Peninsula during all seasons.

I love how the person on the right adds a nice sense of scale. A six-shot panoramic photo captured October 2, 2016.

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Nicou from Sion, Switzerland

Cette chute tout en brune et ce blanc avec le bleu qui Continue nue et la végétation superbe.
Amitié

9 Nov 2016 6:01am

tataray from Charentes-Poitou, France

Magnifique point de vue.
Belles tonalités. )

9 Nov 2016 6:48am

Gérard Flayol from Allauch, France

Good in panoramic.

9 Nov 2016 7:31am

Claudine/canelle from Lorient, France

Magnifique Série !!
Merci à toi

9 Nov 2016 8:27am

martine Libouton from Bousval, Belgium

C'est superbe

9 Nov 2016 9:01am

Hiro from Kyoto, Japan

Another nice capture

9 Nov 2016 9:09am

Tomek from PoznaƄ, Poland

Beautifully captured. Amazing color of water.

9 Nov 2016 10:51am

grouser from Ludlow, United Kingdom

Almost feels as though the river is flowing uphill here :) Nicely put together

9 Nov 2016 10:52am

Mhelene from Villiers-sur-Marne, France

A superb panorama ! Very beautiful and I like too that the person gives sense of scale .

9 Nov 2016 12:01pm

Steve Rice from Olympia, United States

A beautiful panorama of this curious waterfall.

9 Nov 2016 1:54pm

willy from Belgium

un panorama de toute beauté Steven...

have a nice day

9 Nov 2016 2:32pm

Lalena from Barcelona, Spain

Superb!!! :)

9 Nov 2016 3:02pm

Shahin Bahremand from Tehran, Iran

beautiful shot

9 Nov 2016 3:49pm

Don from Spokane, United States

I like the angle of this shot of the falls. It is an impressive amount of water flow

9 Nov 2016 3:51pm

Remus from Portugal

Indeed the presence of the person on the right adds a nice sense of scale.
Great panoramic photo. Very well done.

9 Nov 2016 5:02pm

Graciel·la (Vic. Catalonia) from CAT. New European State, Poland

Excellent panoramic. I really like

9 Nov 2016 5:36pm

Ruthiebear from Titusville, NJ, United States

It is fascinating how the falls appear so yellow and the other water looks so clear! A beautiful landscape

9 Nov 2016 6:10pm

Frances from Boston, United States

Stunning landscape shot! The colors and contrast provide a beautiful capture.

9 Nov 2016 7:09pm

fateme@@ from Dezful, Iran

I like it.

9 Nov 2016 8:01pm

Michael Rawluk from Williams Lake, BC, Canada

I love this shot. The woman on the viewing platform really adds to it.

9 Nov 2016 8:04pm

B. Thomas from Arlington, Texas, United States

The color of the falls is so interesting. Yes, the person really does add scale.

9 Nov 2016 11:00pm

Elaine Hancock from Rockville, United States

gorgeous image! I love the color. Wonderful point of view. I could sit and watch this all day!

9 Nov 2016 11:40pm

Harry from Apex, NC, United States

this one really flows the eye through the frame

10 Nov 2016 4:13am

Sam from Chennai, India

Wonderful view. Beautifully captured. Amazing colours. :)

10 Nov 2016 7:10am

fereshteh. from Iran

Excellent .

10 Nov 2016 1:39pm