Qiedong Waterfall

GPS:
Parking: 25.053320, 121.676020
Waterfalls: 25.052630, 121.675760

Qiedong Waterfall (中文版:茄冬瀑布) is a series of many waterfalls in New Taipei City, Xizhe District. There is an easy, 3-minute path, that goes to the first waterfall. From there is a path on the right with ropes, which will take you up to the third and fourth tiers. On the left there is an easier path which skips the first set of waterfalls and goes to the river above. From there you can trace up the river to several more small waterfalls.

The first tier of the waterfall has a shallow pool to wade in.

  • Qiedong Waterfall, 2017/7/6
  • Qiedong Waterfall, 2017/7/6
  • Qiedong Waterfall, 2017/7/6
  • Qiedong Waterfall, 2017/7/6
  • Qiedong Waterfall, 2017/7/6
  • Qiedong Waterfall, 2017/7/6

  • Qiedong Waterfall, 2017/7/6
  • Qiedong Waterfall, 2017/7/6
  • Qiedong Waterfall, 2017/7/6
  • Qiedong Waterfall, 2017/7/6

Ropes on the right go up to the next waterfall. The path goes behind the waterfall in a small cave.

  • Qiedong Waterfall, 2017/7/6
  • Qiedong Waterfall, 2017/7/6

Further up the river there are several more small waterfalls.

  • Qiedong Waterfall, 2017/7/6
  • Qiedong Waterfall, 2017/7/6
  • Qiedong Waterfall, 2017/7/6
  • Qiedong Waterfall, 2017/7/6
  • Qiedong Waterfall, 2017/7/6

Qiedong Waterfall
New Taipei City, Xizhe District
茄苳瀑布
新北市汐止區
GPS:
Waterfall:25.05263, 121.67576
Parking:25.05332, 121.67602

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The information on this page is for reference only. Your safety and following all the regulations in Taiwan are your own responsibility. For each outing, pay attention to the weather and do not go into the rivers after heavy rains or when there is a chance of heavy rain. Each person needs to prepare equipment and safety gear according to the conditions and their own abilities. Always look out for slippery surfaces, unstable ground, landslides and falling rocks. Be aware of the water depth, and be extra vigilant around fast flowing water. Be cautious you will have amazing adventures. Thank you for taking all your garbage out with you.