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Meigs Falls

Little River Road, Great Smoky Mountains National Park, TN
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Plantation, Florida
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86 reviews 86 reviews
53 attraction reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2014

The falls are pretty and cool, but the only way to access it up close is walking a 3 mile trail from the sinks. If you don't hike, you can only see them from a pull off on the road. Very cool overall!

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Louisville, Kentucky
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76 reviews 76 reviews
54 attraction reviews
91 helpful votes 91 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2014

This falls is on Little River Rd if you are coming from Townsend it is 4.7 miles down Little River Rd there is a large pull off area. It is located allmost in the middle of the pull off. You can cross Little River and walk right up to the falls . Which I did if you try this PLEASE... More

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Elizabethtown, Kentucky
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116 reviews 116 reviews
49 attraction reviews
2,113 helpful votes 2,113 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2014

Having already hiked to Cataract Falls and stopped by The Sinks, Meigs was third on the list of waterfalls close by. Almost missed it. Slowed down and barely got a parking spot on the side of the road. Because it was across a river, it's hard to get up close. But it's free, no hiking and not much is blocking... More

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Sherman, Texas
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9 reviews 9 reviews
9 attraction reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 29, 2014

Nice waterfall that can be viewed from a pullout on River Road about half way between the Townsend cutoff and Metcalf Bottoms picnic area. Most people drive right past this without ever knowing it is there. It will be on the left if coming from Gatlinburg or the right coming from Townsend. It's a great stop to stretch your legs... More

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Pinellas Park, Florida
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25 attraction reviews
44 helpful votes 44 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2013

I don't think the prior review is talking about the correct falls. Meigs is just off River Road about half way between Gatlinburg and Townsend. There is a large pull off right in front of the falls. You are standing about 300 feet from the falls at the pull off. You would have to climb down to the river and... More

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