Falls of mccammon falls. Below are some of the state s most memorable waterfalls that are surely worth checking out and sticking your toes in the water.
These 7 majestic waterfalls in kentucky will leave your jaw on the floor kentucky is home to some breathtaking views and certainly doesn t lack when it comes to gorgeous waterfalls.
Waterfalls in jackson county kentucky. The database is now up to 647 waterfalls with 616 waterfalls on the map. It was about 9 feet deep right in front of the falls. This small waterfall in jackson county is a bit more off the beaten path.
It is reached by a short hike through a rarely visited section of the daniel boone national forest. Princess falls kentucky this waterfall on lick creek in daniel boone national forest is thought to have got its name from a native american princess cornblossom of the cherokee tribe. Thanks to the dedicated submitters and a few new submitters over the past several months.
These falls even have their own unofficial facebook page that you can check out here. Signs posted advised against it. Love how close you can jump out to the falls and the pictures turned out great.
This was a great place to explore for an hour or two with kids. Jackson county is a county located in the commonwealth of kentucky as of the 2010 census the population was 13 494. Perpendicular or very steep fall of water in the course of a stream.
Jackson county is a moist county which means that the county seat. Plenty of family toe groups out with small kids the parking lot is all but nonexistent the trail to the falls isn t very well kept for the first 100 or so but when you walk over the bridge and you can hear the sound of the falls it s awesome. Mike hoffman is also the first submitter to 50 waterfalls.
Some people were jumping off of the top of the falls down into the water below. You can climb on the rocks get into the water and swim up underneath the falls. It was named for andrew jackson seventh president of the united states.
Located in the flat lick falls recreational scenic area in gray hawk jackson county kentucky flat lick falls is 30 foot perennial cascade and the main attraction of the recreational scenic area which attracts visitors to see the falls as well as explore the several surrounding caves and overhangs nearby. The waterfall is a low flow falls and may not be flowing at all if there hasn t been rain recently. The trail to the bottom is fairly easy and there is an overlook that is wheelchair accessible.
Mccreary county is now ahead of laurel county for the push to 100 documented waterfalls. The county was formed in 1858 from land given by madison estill owsley clay laurel and rockcastle counties. If you follow the lick creek trail you will find a few good vantage points for a photograph.
Its county seat is mckee. Also in jackson county in gray hawk flat lick falls is one of the most accessible hidden waterfalls on our tour. Cascade cataract waterfall water.