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A Trip to Golitha Falls

Last week I took a little drive to Golitha Falls, an hour’s drive or so away. It’s not a big waterfall, but a series of tiny dinky little waterfalls. And I use the word “waterfall” lightly.

Here are some photos from my trip.

 

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  1. NotAPunkRocker
    September 9, 2014 at 6:31 pm

    That looks very peaceful and lovely. I would have likely sat down with a book and not moved for several hours. πŸ™‚

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    • September 9, 2014 at 6:40 pm

      It was peaceful, and I only saw a couple of other people the whole time I was there. I didn’t take a book this time, but it was my first time there and I’m always a bit nervous when I drive somewhere alone for the first time.

      It was lovely, though! I only even heard about the place a couple of months ago and it’s almost on my doorstep.

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  2. September 9, 2014 at 6:43 pm

    Beautiful…

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    • September 9, 2014 at 6:50 pm

      It is. Now I know where it is I’ll plan a bit better next time, proper walking shoes and so on.

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  3. September 9, 2014 at 8:13 pm

    How lovely. Looks like a good foot-dipping stream πŸ™‚ If it isn’t already too cold. It snowed in Canada already. I’m worried we are next.

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    • September 10, 2014 at 9:25 am

      It was quite a warm day – a bit of a last-minute summer – so I doubt the water was all that cold.

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  4. September 9, 2014 at 9:05 pm

    Looks like a poet paradise.

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  5. Lyn
    September 10, 2014 at 12:48 am

    What a glorious place. It would be a perfect place to set up a tent for a week or so. You could write some great stories there πŸ™‚

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    • September 10, 2014 at 9:26 am

      It would be a lovely quiet place to camp out!

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  6. September 10, 2014 at 3:55 am

    So peaceful looking. I love the sound those sorts of streams make.
    Ellespetbh

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    • September 10, 2014 at 9:27 am

      There was all sorts of gurgling and rushing water sounds.

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  7. Sun
    September 10, 2014 at 4:05 am

    it looks like a wonderful place to spend a day and the water seems to fresh and clean. got fishes or stream critters in there? πŸ™‚

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    • September 10, 2014 at 9:28 am

      It mentioned somewhere that there was fishing there. I saw a couple of ripples from fish jumping as well.

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  8. September 10, 2014 at 4:06 am

    Ali, It looks like the kind of stream to go wading in. I agree with the other comments. I looks lovely and very peaceful. I could almost heat the birds singing and the water gurgling. It looks so clean and well landscaped. πŸ™‚ —Susan

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    • September 10, 2014 at 9:28 am

      It is the sort of place where you could just sit there with your feet in the water, eating a picnic maybe.

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  9. AJ
    September 10, 2014 at 7:02 am

    Often the best places to visit are only round the corner! It looks lovely, my kind of place that πŸ™‚

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    • September 10, 2014 at 9:37 am

      Living in Cornwall it’s surprising the number of places which are “just around the corner”! I often just think “cliffs” or “beaches” but there’s plenty of moorland as well I tend to forget about.

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  10. September 10, 2014 at 10:03 pm

    Are you sure you took these photos???
    There are no dead bodies.

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    • September 11, 2014 at 11:50 am

      It was a bit disappointing.

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      • September 24, 2014 at 11:57 pm

        Beautiful nevertheless.

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  11. September 11, 2014 at 7:39 am

    A lovely place to visit. I would not be surprised if this would become a favourite of yours

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    • September 11, 2014 at 11:56 am

      It could well. It’s a bit of a drive, but worth it.

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  12. September 11, 2014 at 7:06 pm

    Beautiful. Die for hiking or camping site. What. You didn’t take food? I always take snacks.

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    • September 11, 2014 at 7:41 pm

      I’m not much of a snacker to be honest. It was a bit of an exploratory mission as well – I wasn’t sure if I was even going to be able to find the place!

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  13. September 12, 2014 at 4:17 am

    How incredible! Quiet paths with water nearby are my favorite places to wander around! Can’t beat that!!
    ~ Andrea ❀

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    • September 12, 2014 at 7:08 am

      That’s high on my list of favourites too! You can’t beat the bubble of a little stream (the River Fowey actually, in this case).

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