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“beautiful falls”
Review of Crabtree falls

Crabtree falls
Ranked #3 of 18 things to do in Burnsville
Certificate of Excellence
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Reviewed 4 July 2014

It's sad to see the campground area no longer being used. It looks like it was a really nice place at one time. There is a nice little trail that takes you to the falls, not a hard trail, and it doesn't take very long. There is a bench over the water where you can sit & enjoy a full on view up close to the falls.

Thank Tracey P
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Reviewed 6 June 2014

It was a strenuous but beautiful hike to see this outstanding falls. The hike was very rocky and steep. This is a great hike for a young fit person, but a challenge for an older person who is not a big hiker. I was one of those folks who took a long time to get to the falls, but I am glad I did because they are just gorgeous. You are right at the bottom of the falls, so you get to feel them.
I would advise you to bring lots of water for the hike, especially it if is hot.

2  Thank hcross888
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Reviewed 17 February 2014 via mobile

Even though it was a snowy and a little icy, it was well worth it.
Really beautiful views and a pretty good workout. I am sure it is also beautiful other seasons but with part of the falls being frozen, it was special to see.

Thank explorerlala
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Reviewed 20 October 2013

First time trip to Crabtree Falls. Been by it many times along the Parkway but this time decided to stop and visit. Wow. Amazing. Tough trail coming back up the mountain but well worth it.

Thank fallcolorman
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Reviewed 10 October 2013

Was on the way to Mt. Mitchell and stopped at Crabtree Falls and glad I did. Awesome trail but you have to be ready for a rocky trail. Downhill all the way to the falls but uphill coming back. I love to hike and walk so it wasn't a problem for me but saw several people the weren't in good shape and they were huffing and puffing. Would stop and see it again the next time i'm nearby.

4  Thank captbill63
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