Explore an Icy Waterfall and Grotto in St. Charles, Illinois

A man-made 10-foot waterfall in St. Charles, Illinois is home to a cozy grotto for behind-the-falls viewing. During winter, the waterfalls start to freeze and beautiful ice formations occur in the grotto, aka "pond cave." For more information on Aquascape, visit www.aquascapeinc.com.
explore an icy waterfall and grotto in st charles illinois, ponds water features, The waterfalls are partially frozen over during winter
The waterfalls are partially frozen over during winter.
explore an icy waterfall and grotto in st charles illinois, ponds water features, Ed Beaulieu of Aquascape stands in the entrance of the grotto aka pond cave
Ed Beaulieu of Aquascape stands in the entrance of the grotto, aka "pond cave."
explore an icy waterfall and grotto in st charles illinois, ponds water features, The entrance to the grotto shows the intricate rock work pieced together by hand by a group of Certified Aquascape Contractors
The entrance to the grotto shows the intricate rock work pieced together by hand by a group of Certified Aquascape Contractors.
explore an icy waterfall and grotto in st charles illinois, ponds water features, From inside the grotto looking at the backside of the waterfalls During summer you can walk through the falls
From inside the grotto, looking at the backside of the waterfalls. During summer, you can walk through the falls.
explore an icy waterfall and grotto in st charles illinois, ponds water features, Inside the grotto you can see the same intricate rock work chiseled and pieced together by hand
Inside the grotto, you can see the same intricate rock work chiseled and pieced together by hand.
explore an icy waterfall and grotto in st charles illinois, ponds water features, Ed Beaulieu points out ice needles inside the grotto
Ed Beaulieu points out ice needles inside the grotto.
explore an icy waterfall and grotto in st charles illinois, ponds water features, The waterfalls at night with the light shining through the waterfalls This water feature is located at Aquascape s corporate headquarters
The waterfalls at night with the light shining through the waterfalls. This water feature is located at Aquascape's corporate headquarters.
explore an icy waterfall and grotto in st charles illinois, ponds water features, Aquascape owner Greg Wittstock at left with Ed Beaulieu in front of the waterfalls
Aquascape owner Greg Wittstock (at left) with Ed Beaulieu in front of the waterfalls.

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