15 Waterfall Designs

These unique water features bring a spirit of adventure to your backyard.

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Photo By: Miller Creek Lawn & Landscape, MillerCreek.com

Photo By: The Waterfall Pond Specialists Company, Ontario. Canada, youtube: Waterfall Pond Specialists WPS

Photo By: YardApes, Inc., a member of The National Association of Landscape Professionals (NALP)

Photo By: Platinum Poolcare and Outvision Photography

Photo By: Alderwood Landscaping, www.alderwoodlandscaping.com

Photo By: YardApes, Inc., a member of The National Association of Landscape Professionals (NALP)

Photo By: The Waterfall Pond Specialists Company, Ontario. Canada, youtube: Waterfall Pond Specialists WPS

Photo By: Platinum Poolcare and Larry Huene Photography

Photo By: Alderwood Landscaping, www.alderwoodlandscaping.com

Photo By: YardApes, Inc., a member of The National Association of Landscape Professionals (NALP)

Photo By: The Waterfall Pond Specialists Company, Ontario. Canada, youtube: Waterfall Pond Specialists WPS

Photo By: Alderwood Landscaping, www.alderwoodlandscaping.com

Photo By: YardApes, Inc., a member of The National Association of Landscape Professionals (NALP)

Photo By: Image courtesy of Platinum Poolcare and Outvision Photography

Woodsy Wonderland

The serenity and natural beauty of a lush woodland environment spotlighting a stream with various waterfall features is one of several sustainable designs by Alderwood Landscaping.

Liquid Layering

Stone borders and a simple but eye-pleasing flow of water through descending levels makes an ideal waterfall for backyards in this design by Miller Creek Lawn & Landscape

Water Wall

A miniature waterfall and pond are integrated into a water feature that is distinguished by the use of terracotta granite in this creative design by The Waterfall Specialists.

Natural Convergence

An intricately designed waterfall landscape by YardApes, Inc., provides a refreshingly different approach for backyards with upward slopes.

Cool Corner

Transform a corner of your swimming pool into a work of art like this striking waterfall sculpture designed by Platinum Poolcare

Seeing Double

Twin waterfalls spotlight the rocky terrain and multicolored vegetation along a creek in this idyllic backyard scenario.

The Patio-Waterfall Combo

A shady outdoor patio adjoins a flowing landscape of water, rock and stone in this relaxing organic design.

Backyard Dazzler

If you have a backyard with an upward slope, here is the perfect solution for creating a showstopping centerpiece with real visual appeal.

The Waterfall Fountain

The exterior wall of a backyard pool provides aesthetic and natural beauty in this innovative design with multiple water features.

A Place for Reflection

A rustic and secluded patio in the woods is the perfect place to contemplate the sights and sounds of nature and flowing water in this eloquent waterfall design.

Depth of Field

A long, flowing stream empties into a small pond with decorative vegetation in this waterfall design that creates an impressive sense of scale.

Free Flow

Earth tones and a rocky terrain of granite field stone creates a soothing effect in a natural landscape design.

In the Pines

This impressive waterfall design spotlights the sparkling arc of the water as it appears to disappear into a grove of pine trees below. 

Lily Pond Fantasy

Rocks, pebbles and flowing water create an alluring natural composition in this design which culminates in a pond teeming with waterlilies and aquatic life.

Monolithic Grandeur

The natural beauty of rock and stone are given a larger than life treatment in this towering waterfall design.