And a short half mile walk will lead you to this sprawling step like waterfall. Jacks river falls nestled deep within the cohutta wilderness the crystalline jacks river plunges over a massive craggy cliff plunging into a deep pool below.
Hike the short mostly paved trail along a steep chiseled rock outcrop and behind the plunging 65 foot tall waterfall.
Hike falls near me. View trail info maps our favorite hiking gear. You ll catch cool misty breezes and an interesting perspective from a shallow rocky cave behind the spilling water. Want to extend your hike.
Hells hollow falls is one of our favorite hikes in mcconnells mill state park. Switzer falls in the san gabriel mountains this 50 foot waterfall in bear valley is reached on a downhill hike from the switzer picnic area. Turn left and you ll shortly arrive at the main attraction shellburg falls a 100 foot waterfall where you can hike behind the falls in a narrow dark cave.
Cooper canyon falls in the san gabriel mountains this short waterfall borders a glen of large pines in a canyon below buckhorn campground. The trail to get there is easy and level and even has its own parking lot. This is a perfect picnic destination that offers a number of covered and uncovered picnic areas with amazing views.
You ll explore the ruins of a civil war era paper mill and the waterfall spillway that once powered the mill along the shady boulder lined bed of sope creek. A side trail brings you down to the. Wildcat falls anoldent contrasted against the easy roadside access of bald river falls wildcat falls in the joyce kilmer slickrock wilderness makes you journey pretty deep into the woods for its cascading spectacle and refreshing plunging pools.
Dry falls is one of our state s most unique falls and a must do when in the highlands and cashiers area. Once there look up muddy creek falls is the highest free falling waterfall in the state falling a whopping 50 plus feet. The beech bottom trail is one of the easiest routes to the ultra scenic jacks river falls exploring a forest filled with towering hardwoods and springtime wildflowers.
The main attraction at palouse falls state park is the 198 foot palouse falls which is washington s official state waterfall but the geology surrounding the falls is just as impressive. Hike an easy 1 miler rolling through a shady fern filled forest on the sope creek trail near marietta. In the depths of oakton maryland s swallow falls state park this picturesque waterfall is only a short 1 5 mile hike along the easily navigated canyon loop trail.