It is 13 miles west of sugarlands visitor center in great smoky mountains national park 7 miles east of townsend. The falls is tucked away on the far side of little river road and can be easily missed while driving.
Drive time from nashville.
Waterfalls in tennessee you can drive to. Hikers flock to waterfalls famous for their mighty cascades and photogenic scenery think fall creek falls twin falls at rock island state park and ramsey cascades to name a few. Place of a thousand drips. You can drive right to bald river falls and take a pic from your car window if you wanted perfect for someone with small kids older adults or people with a handicap.
Tennessee local andrew kyle saucier waterfalls in east tennessee just wait to be discovered hike or drive to these made in east tennessee waterfalls. See reviews and photos of waterfalls in tennessee united states on tripadvisor. See them you will want to go back if you re physically able you can climb on them the sound alone is worth the short drive from the cherohala skyway enjoy.
The hiking is perfect if you re ready for a bit of a challenge so make sure you re wearing shoes that can get wet and dirty. Find plenty of parking along us highway 276 an accessible observation deck and stairs to the base of the falls. The pulloff to view meigs falls is along little river road.
If you re looking for tennessee s lesser known but still strikingly beautiful waterfalls and cascades here s your guide to some you may want to check out. My in laws are both in their 80 s i took them they loved it. Jackson falls is about 2 hours and 45 minute drive from memphis tn and makes a great day trip to enjoy the natural sights and sounds away from the city noise.
1 hour 45 minutes located in jackson county cummins falls is one of tennessee s most popular waterfalls. Several of the waterfalls are near nashville or within a few hours drive. The trail is a short steep 900 foot hike down a paved concrete trail with handrails.
This 60 foot beauty in the pisgah national forest is one of the most photographed waterfalls in the south and it is only 35 miles from asheville. The waterfall is located within the natchez trace parkway. Grotto falls is one of the only waterfalls in east tennessee that you can safely stand behind.
Tennessee has over 325 waterfalls making it tough to choose just 15 but those on the list are definitely the most magnificent. When you combine the number of waterfalls that drop over 200 feet with pools below they become even more amazing.