This waterfall is be some 25 – 30 m tall. The block of gneiss divides falls into two parts, where the eastern part is much smaller than the western one.
The main – western part of falls – is fan-shaped. Stream of St. John River here is some 20 – 25 m wide but after the falls it is up to 120 m wide.
Above the falls are located several more impressive rapids.
To the south is located locally famous site – Gbedin Rice Station. Here in the 1950s – 1960s was ongoing experiment for growing swamp rice. Experiment was only partly successful.
|Coordinates:||7.3341 N 8.8434 W|
|Address:||Africa, Guinea, Nzérékoré, east from Dieke and Liberia, Nimba, St.John river north from Gbedin station|
|Alternate names:||Gbedin Falls, Gbedi Falls|
|Height:||˜ 25 – 30 m|
|Stream:||St. John River|
Too little is known about the landmarks and attractions in this country – but most likely there are quite many.
Liberia has some of the largest remaining forests in Western Africa, here are located beautiful, forest covered mountains.
Some of the most fascinating and awe inspiring natural monuments are waterfalls, or locations where a river abruptly changes its elevation.