Goal: Wisconsin Waterfalls

Goal: Visit all Wisconsin naturally-occurring waterfalls.  This list (generally) does not include various man-made spillways and unremarkable rapids/creeks.

Waterfalls by Wisconsin County

  • Adams
    • Witches Falls
  • Ashland
    • Bad River Falls
    • Brownstone Falls
    • Copper Falls
    • Morgan Falls
    • Red Granite Falls
    • Second Trestle Falls
    • Third Trestle Falls
    • Tyler Fork Cascades
  • Bayfield
    • Echo Dells Falls
    • Houghton Falls
    • Little Sioux River Falls
    • Lost Creek Falls
    • Orienta Falls
    • Siskiwit Falls
    • Twin Falls – Lower, Upper
  • Brown
    • Baird Creek Falls
    • Fonferek Falls
    • Wequiock Falls
  • Buffalo
    • Modena Rod & Gun Club Waterfall
  • Calumet
    • Chilton State Street Spillway
    • Chilton Madison Street Spillway
    • Chilton Walking Path Spillway
    • Chilton Main Street Spillway
  • Chippewa
    • Duncan Creek Rapids
    • Lake Wissota Rapids
  • Clark
    • Swimming Falls
  • Douglas
    • Amnicon Falls – Lower, Upper
    • Big Manitou Falls
    • Buckley Falls
    • Copper Creek Falls
    • Little Manitou Falls
    • Mays Ledges
    • Now and Then Falls
    • Shale Falls
    • Snake Pit Falls – Lower, Upper
  • Dunn
    • Falls City Falls
    • Rock Falls
  • Eau Claire
    • Big Falls
    • Hamilton Falls
  • Florence
    • Big Bull Falls
    • Bull Falls
    • Jennings Falls
    • LaSalle Falls
    • Little Bull Falls
    • Little Quinnesec Falls
    • Meyers Falls
    • Pine River Falls
    • Washburn Falls
  • Forest
    • Armstrong Creek Rapids
  • Grant
  • Iowa
  • Iron
    • Foster Falls
    • Gile Falls – Lower, Upper
    • Interstate Falls
    • Kimball Falls – Lower, Upper
    • Lake of the Falls
    • Little Balsam Falls
    • Peterson Falls
    • Potato River Falls – Lower, Upper
    • Rice Lake Rapids/Falls
    • Rock Cut Falls
    • Rouse Falls
    • Saxon Falls – Lower, Upper
    • Spring Camp Falls
    • Superior Falls – Lower, Upper
    • Tyler Forks Dells Falls – Lower, Upper
    • Upson Falls – Lower, Middle, Upper
    • Willard Falls
    • Wren Falls – Lower, Upper
  • Jackson
    • Lost Falls
    • North Bend Falls
    • Perry Creek Rapids
    • Polly Falls
  • Lincoln
  • Manitowoc
    • Cato Falls – Lower, Upper
    • Devils River Falls
    • Nachtwey Falls
  • Marathon
  • Marinette
    • Big South Falls
    • Bull Falls
    • Bull Falls – Blanchett Road
    • Carney Rapids
    • Dave’s Falls – Lower, Upper
    • Eightfoot Falls
    • Eighteenfoot Falls
    • Fivefoot Falls
    • Four Foot Falls
    • Horseshoe Falls
    • Kremlin Falls
    • Long Slide Falls
    • McClintock Falls
    • Miscauno Falls
    • Mishicot Falls
    • Pemene Falls
    • Piers Gorge 2nd Pier Falls
    • Quiver Falls
    • Sand Portage Falls
    • Smalley Falls
    • South Branch Pike River Falls
    • Strong Falls
    • Three Foot Falls
    • Twelve Foot Falls
    • Veteran’s Falls – Lower, Upper
  • Menominee
    • Bear Trap Falls
    • Big Eddy Falls
    • Big Smokey Falls
    • Ducknest Falls
    • Ducknest Rapids
    • Evergreen Falls
    • Keshena Falls
    • Peavey Falls
    • Pissmire Falls
    • Rainbow Falls
    • Shotgun Eddy Rapids
    • Sullivan Falls
    • Tea Kettle Rapids
    • Wayka Falls
    • Wolf River Dalles Falls – Lower, Upper
  • Milwaukee
  • Monroe
    • Cascade Creek Falls
    • Trout Falls
  • Oconto
    • Bagley Rapids/Falls
    • Waupee Creek Rapids
  • Oneida
  • Ozaukee
  • Pierce
    • Boy Scout Falls
    • Glen Park Falls
    • Junction Falls & Lake George Spillway
  • Polk
    • Buttermilk Falls
    • Cascade Falls
    • Geiger Falls – Lower, Upper
    • Little Falls
    • Pike’s Hole Rapids
    • Silverbrook Falls
    • Taylors Falls
  • Price
    • Big Falls
  • Racine
  • Rusk
    • Red Canyon Falls
  • Saint Croix
  • Sauk
    • Black Bear Falls
    • December Falls
    • Parfrey’s Glen Falls
    • Pewits Nest Falls – Lower, Upper
    • Redstone Falls
    • Skillet Falls
  • Sawyer
    • Bellile Falls
    • Flambeau Falls Rapids
    • Little Falls / Slough Gundy Rapids
    • Pipestone Falls
    • Yarnell Creek Falls
  • Shawano
    • Freeman Falls
    • Gilmer Falls
    • Hayman Falls / Rapids
    • Little Bull Falls
  • Sheboygan
  • Vernon
    • Eagle Eye Rapids
    • Tunnelville Cliffs Ice Falls
    • Wildcat Mountain Ice Falls
  • Washburn
    • Buck Falls
    • Colton Rapids
    • High Falls
  • Waukesha
  • Waupaca
    • Big Falls
    • Little Falls
  • Wood
    • Little Bull Falls

Wisconsin counties with no remarkable natural falls

  • Barron
  • Burnett
  • Calumet
  • Columbia
  • Crawford
  • Dane [Belleville Spillway]
  • Dodge
  • Door
  • Fond du Lac
  • Green
  • Green Lake
  • Jefferson
  • Juneau
  • Kenosha
  • Kewaunee
  • La Crosse
  • Lafayette
  • Langlade
  • Marquette
  • Outagamie
  • Pepin
  • Portage
  • Richland
  • Rock
  • Taylor
  • Trempealeau
  • Vilas
  • Walworth
  • Washington
  • Waushara
  • Winnebago

Needs Revision/Verification:

  1. Ni-ho-kha-wa-ne-ey-ja [deerhuntersguide.com]
  2. Thunder River (3) falls at Veterans Memorial (duplicate?)

References:

http://www.gowaterfalling.com/waterfalls/maps/statewisconsin.shtml
http://www.wisconline.com/attractions/waterfalls.html
https://www.geocaching.com/bookmarks/view.aspx?guid=b0ee7b2e-5536-40c5-81d7-5b1af48d7324
http://dnr.wi.gov/wnrmag/html/stories/2001/apr01/waterfall.htm
http://www.waterfallswisconsin.com/
KML file for Wisconsin county lines from the Wisconsin Coastal GIS Applications Project.

Last updated Jul 28, 2018 @ 1:23 pm