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Breckendale (BC)

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Breckendale Eagle Preserve in
British
Columbia:

In the Western region of British Columbia towards Squamish, off of Hwy 1, is Breckendale Eagle Reserve – a beautiful wildlife preserve inhabited by hundreds of Bald Eagles, Osprey, and Hawks.

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Dark Hollow Falls, Shenandoah National Park

Dark Hollow Falls
Dark Hollow Falls

Dark Hollow Falls @ Shenandoah National Park * http://www.nps.gov/shen/ * Shenandoah National Park, 3655 US Hwy 211 East, Luray, Virginia 22835 * 540.999.3500
Just outside of Big Meadows and a couple miles down from the road lies Dark Hollow Falls. These falls can get crowded because they are located just across Skyline Drive from Big Meadows Campgrounds which is a very popular attraction. The main falls are a set of four cascades that drop roughly 71 feet. Distance of hike: 5.5 miles round trip, Elevation gain: 1400 ft, average hike time : 3 hours, difficulty: moderate. Hiking loop. Rating 3 stars out of 5. Visited 5/23/08. (Lat:38.5306 Lon:-78.4404)

Dark Hollow Falls

spider web by Dark Hollow Falls
spider web by Dark Hollow Falls

ferns by Dark Hollow Falls

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