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The Sheer Rock Cliff of Gocta Waterfall
Peru

The sheer rock face from which this two-drop waterfall plunges off is just too high to be seen in its entirety despite my attempt to hike up a ridge nearby to gain a better view, the frequent gust laden with spray that swept past me did not help either - nonetheless it is still an impressive sight to behold.

Before this picture was taken a German visitor was crazy enough to take a swim in the rocky pool at the foot of the waterfall - which could had been fatal had it rained earlier.

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Uploaded: 10/11/2012
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