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Description: Following paved walkways from the parking area, you can walk directly...
Following paved walkways from the parking area, you can walk directly underneath the tumbling 75-foot waterfall.
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Enjoy the walk under the thundering water.

Spectacular - beautifully landscaped for observing also. Much more interesting thean Bridal Veil Falls.

5 of 5 starsReviewed August 30, 2015
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Chapel Hill, North Carolina, United States
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Chapel Hill, North Carolina, United States
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28 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 30, 2015 NEW

Spectacular - beautifully landscaped for observing also. Much more interesting thean Bridal Veil Falls.

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Orlando, Florida
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2015 NEW

Located near U.S. 64, 3.5 mi. west from Highlands, 16.5 mi. east from Franklin. Good parking area complete with restrooms.(hold your nose) Paved walkway leads to falls from parking area. Walk underneath the 75 ft. falls. You will love it!

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Murphy, North Carolina
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2015 NEW

This was fun to see.. Easy walk, easy parking, restrooms.. It was fun to walk behind the falls and feel the amazing amount of water coming off the falls.. It had water when we were there... Its a curvy road but, its the nc mtns what else could it be.. Take your camera for pics and ck it out...

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2015 NEW

I haven't been here in over 10 years and I was very impressed with the construction of the overlook, parking and restroom facilities. It was easy to drive in and out and of course the falls are spectacular. Highly recommend a visit if you are in the area.

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Owensboro, Kentucky
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2015 NEW

Neat waterfall right off the road going into Highlands that you can walk behind. Takes about 30 minutes if you are pressed for time

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Watkinsville, Georgia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2015 NEW

Beautiful view of nature. Easy access. Walk to falls and back not difficult. Fun to walk behind the falls.

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Baltimore, Maryland
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2015

This was a good stop. Decent parking, easy to access down a well kept stone stairway (I'd suggest not wearing flip flops, etc). Majestic...the cool spray was wonderful. Very beautiful, even the bed of stream of water. Very fun to walk under the falls. This one is easy to get to, wonderful to see...put it on your list

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Rushford, Minnesota
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2015

Beautiful falls that you can walk and stand underneath. Featured in the movie Last of the Mohicans this place is always magical and a must stop when traveling to the Highlands.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2015

This waterfall is amazing! Pictures do not do it justice! A definite must! So glad we went! The only downfall would be the restrooms I suppose... I didn't use the restrooms here but others who did said they were disgusting...

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Atlanta
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2015

Must see if visiting The Highlands, NC! About 3 miles from the city center. Can even walk under the falls...great place to get some fabulous pictures!!

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