North carolina waterfall driving tour map. The map shows all of the waterfalls that have full profiles but doesn t show all of the nearby falls.
Waterfalls map allows you to browse an interactive map for the waterfalls.
Waterfalls western nc map. Highway 64 along a stretch north carolina s 98 mile waterfall byway. These scenic drives and maps take you to the best waterfall road trips to enjoy in western north carolina near asheville including the blue ridge parkway. All are along the us 64 corridor that stretches east west along the southern areas of western north carolina.
The state is known for its lush natural beauty and a series of thoroughly rural hiking trails shows off the best waterfalls in north carolina with aplomb. From cashiers take nc 107 s ten miles to the nc sc state line. Explore the waterfalls of western nc.
For those ready to get out there now check out our map of waterfalls near asheville brevard and cherokee that includes all of these places. We suggest mapping out your trip with our top 40 waterfalls google map below in advance or getting print directions of the 60 waterfalls we feature. More information includes a description statistics directions to the trailhead and trail directions wherever possible.
The ultimate north carolina waterfall road trip will take you to 8 scenic spots in the state. Move your mouse over a waterfall symbol to see its name and click to find a photo and more information about that waterfall. Here is an interactive map of all the falls we know about.
Triple falls in dupont state forest. Whitewater falls above the highest waterfall east of the rockies at 411 feet. Travel one mile and.
And although many different natural attractions can be found in the southern applachian mountain region waterfalls have without a doubt become one of north carolina s most treasured outdoor resources. The state of north carolina is home to hundreds if not thousands of beautiful waterfalls located mostly in its mountainous western area. There s no denying north carolinians love their waterfalls.
Bridal veil falls is outside of highlands n c. Download regional map and waterfall information pdf cashiers area. Just a couple miles outside highlands bridal veil falls is one of the few waterfalls in western north carolina visitors can drive to and even behind.
Just beyond the south carolina north carolina border lies the land of the waterfalls it s true there is an actual sign that says this so this is where our epic tour takes you. The cascade is accessible directly from u s. Here are 35 amazing waterfalls within a two hour drive of these three amazing places in western north carolina.
And because we love our readers and want to make things super easy we also put together a map of the tour. One of the most popular hikes in south mountains state park just south of morganton the 2 7 mile high shoals fall loop can get crowded on prime weekends but for a weekday or off season hike it s perfect plus south mountains has 20 backcountry campsites scattered around the park so this 2 7 mile loop can grow into a strenuous trek. If you wish to find all of the waterfalls within a particular region of north carolina use the find by region feature.