Falls include high falls grassy creek falls triple falls hooker falls and wintergreen falls show more. Trails to the falls ranging from easy to strenuous begin here.
Chimney rock state park nc via nc gov.
Best waterfalls near hendersonville nc. There are also five lakes and an extensive trail system covering 82 miles of trails and roads for hiking biking and horseback riding. Looking glass falls is in the pisgah national forest and is prehaps the most popular and photographed falls in western nc. Waterfalls near asheville brevard hendersonville hooker falls high falls triple falls.
By most people s standards this one of the small quaint towns in north carolina population around 1400 near the tennessee border. This route stops at some small and some larger waterfalls at dupont state forest. If you re curious to explore some of the state s best waterfall trails you might start with any of the following.
More information includes a description statistics directions to the trailhead and trail directions wherever possible. It is located on hwy 276 and you are able to see the falls from the road. Here is an interactive map of all the falls we know about.
Looking glass falls is about 60 feet high and swimming is allowed in the pool at the base of the falls but you swim at your own risk. Looking glass falls skinny dip falls. Downtown hendersonville nc by pollinator via cc by sa hendersonville.
Here in western north carolina many visitors hike well worn trails to pearson falls triple falls hooker falls and many other popular area waterfalls. If you re looking for jaw dropping sights in nc s blue ridge region these. 15 amazing waterfalls in north carolina.
The 10 400 acre forest has four major waterfalls on the little river hooker falls triple falls and high falls. One of the biggest and most popular waterfalls in the wnc is linville falls located in burke county nc east of asheville. The linville falls visitors center is located at milepost 316 3 on the blue ridge parkway.
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The 20 best western north carolina waterfalls for hiking. They are magnificent and each is uniquely different. Move your mouse over a waterfall symbol to see its name and click to find a photo and more information about that waterfall.
When you re visiting one of the beautiful waterfalls near asheville another one.