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Breathtaking!

A must see if on route 107 in Highlands, NC area. Several other falls nearby. There is an overlook... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
April B
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Miami
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Walk behind a waterfall

This place is cool. It's a straight down walk to the river bed with a huge falls. Its really cool... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
mchickering
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Camden, South Carolina
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Following paved walkways from the parking area, you can walk directly underneath the tumbling 75-foot waterfall.
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A must see if on route 107 in Highlands, NC area. Several other falls nearby. There is an overlook on the top deck and then a path that leads down to the Fall and you can even go behind and around it. Good parking and...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank April B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This place is cool. It's a straight down walk to the river bed with a huge falls. Its really cool and you the walkway goes behind the falls so you can actually go behind it and feel all the force of the water...cool! Unfortunately, it...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank mchickering
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Nature is fantastic and amazing!! Very cold in December though. Just go down the stairs near the parking lot and enjoy the waterfall. Beautiful.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank marianamont50
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This was pretty. The pathway to go behind the falls was gated off for safety. But this was a nice view right off the road.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Locagirl1
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

It took awhile to get there, but it was very nice. We had a good time hiking and seeing all of the sights. I love seeing the various birds flying around and older rocks from the river where it has cut through the layers of...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank GeoW5
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

It had recently rained a lot and snowed so the falls were in full force. A must see when you are in the area.

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is a wonderful waterfall that's very easy to see. There is even a walk out path if someone is mobility challenged so that they can view the rush of water down the side of the gorge! Don't miss it!

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Jo H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This was a nice quick trip with beautiful views. It was a quick walk to the falls, maybe 1-2 minutes. The falls were like a giant white noise machine for our 3 month old as she slept through it. Our dog was a little scared...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank gregd161
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This waterfall is along the highway so you must stop. We found plenty of parking even on busy day. Easy walk to falls and walking under the falls is cool.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Delphinus65
Reviewed 11 December 2018

Very nice walk to a beautiful waterfall. You walk behind it and there are great views down the river.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank krkm1949
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grins2you
10 November 2018|
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Response from josie2671 | Reviewed this property |
I don't see why you couldn't. I would not recommend a windy day, you'll get wet! :)
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Jennifer L
3 June 2018|
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Response from Khan2919 | Reviewed this property |
There is no fee and they are open from sunrise to sunset.
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aleclittle57
1 June 2018|
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Response from Ron B | Reviewed this property |
Yes correct there is an area at the top that is accessible, but the path down in places steep and wet, and has several sections of stairs.
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