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Avery Creek Falls

Avery Creek Falls NC

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Avery Creek Falls is a pretty and photogenic waterfall, located off of FR477 near Brevard, NC in Pisgah National Forest.  The hike to Avery Creek Falls is only 0.5 miles from the parking area, and this is one of 3 waterfalls you can see on a longer 3.mile roundtrip hike out Avery Creek Trail. Location: […]

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Winter Looking Glass Falls

Top Frozen Waterfalls to visit in the Blue Ridge

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Winter here in the Blue Ridge Mountains not only brings cold weather but many different and unique things to see and do.  While the waterfalls of the Blue Ridge Mountains are always gorgeous and beautiful to see, seeing a frozen waterfall during the winter is magical and simply amazing.   Blue Ridge waterfalls, and areas surrounding […]

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Wash Hollow Falls

Wash Hallow Falls NC

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Wash Hollow Falls is a very pretty a photogenic 50′ waterfall located off Highway 215 in Pisgah National Forest. Getting to the falls is a bit difficult, but not too bad for experienced hikers with proper hiking boots or shoes. Definitely worth the visit, and it’s only a short distance past Lower Sam Branch Falls. […]

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Lower Sam Branch Falls

Lower Sam Branch Falls

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Lower Sam Branch Falls is is a very pretty waterfall, located just off Highway 215 in North Carolina.  The falls is one of three waterfalls that are very close together.  Just out of site from Lower Sam Branch Falls is Wash Hollow Falls.  Sunburst Falls is located just a short distance down 215 from the […]

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Cullasaja Falls NC from the Parking Area

Waterfall Byway Scenic Drive – Highway 64 NC

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The North Carolina Waterfall Byway Scenic Drive winds 98 miles through Western North Carolina, and received it’s name from the more than 200 waterfalls along the route.  The Waterfall Byway follows Highway 64 from Rosman, NC to Murphy, NC, and takes you through Transylvania County, more commonly called “The Land of Waterfalls”.  The full drive […]

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National Forest Scenic Byway

Forest Heritage National Scenic Byway

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The Forest Heritage National Scenic Byway is a 76 mile loop, that takes you through Pisgah National Forest, east of Waynesville NC and west of Brevard NC.  The loop will take you past numerous waterfalls, hiking trails, and beautiful scenery.  You’ll even cross the Blue Ridge Parkway twice! Popular and well known attractions along the way, […]

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Upper Bubbling Spring Branch Falls

Upper Bubbling Spring Branch Falls

Located just a short hike off Highway 215, near the Blue Ridge Parkway, Upper Bubbling Spring Branch Falls makes for an excellent short hike, and is a beautiful and photogenic waterfall.  The Falls aren’t real high, but pretty as they cascade down the steep rock into the pool below. Location: In Pisgah National Forest, off […]

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Lower Bubbling Spring Branch Falls

Lower Bubbling Spring Branch Falls

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Located just a short hike off Highway 215, near the Blue Ridge Parkway, Lower Bubbling Spring Branch Falls makes for a quick trip, and is a beautiful and photogenic waterfall.  Below the falls are a couple of small pools for wading, which are excellent for young kids to play in and explore. Location: In Pisgah […]

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Heintooga Round Bottom Road

Heintooga Round Bottom Road

Heintooga Round Bottom Road is rugged and remote 28 mile and mostly one way gravel road that weaves its way down to into Cherokee North Carolina.  The road offers views of pristine forest, wildflowers, wildlife, and creeks.  You’ll drive through and along side often untraveled areas of the Great Smoky Mountains National Park. Heintooga Round […]

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Grogan Creek Falls

Grogan Creek Falls

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Grogan Creek Falls is a unique and absolutely gorgeous waterfall, located in the Ranger District of Pisgah National Forest near Brevard, NC. Grogran Creek Falls is accessible via a 5.5 mile roundtrip hike, that has four different waterfalls on it. Location: Pisgah National Forest, Ranger District near Brevard NC Roundtrip Distance: 5.5 Miles Difficulty: Moderate […]

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