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Address: Sandstone, WV
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Great pull off!

If you're on Hwy 20, take a few minutes to check out the Falls from the overlook. You can always take a right at the bridge going south to get an up close view of the falls from... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed March 24, 2015
JadaJoT
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27 reviews 27 reviews
7 attraction reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 24, 2015

If you're on Hwy 20, take a few minutes to check out the Falls from the overlook. You can always take a right at the bridge going south to get an up close view of the falls from the state park.

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Sevierville, Tennessee
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112 helpful votes 112 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 10, 2014

We stumbled upon this place. Incredible views and the water was thundering when we were there. Could not believe that this place isn't more prominent as it was absolutely breath taking when we were there.

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waynesville,nc
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39 reviews 39 reviews
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27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2014

An awesome place to walk on a boardwalk that leads you to a closer view of the falls on the New River. Great descriptions along the path too. Take a picnic and enjoy. Also, looks like some good fishing holes.

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Virginia Beach, Virginia
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40 reviews 40 reviews
13 attraction reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2014

We recently visited Sandstone Falls while camping close by in WV. It was a cold rainy day but the fall colors and falls were still beautiful! The boardwalk was really well kept and made walking easier in the rain. The trail has some nice view points/over looks of the falls and you can also go off the boardwalk and venture... More 

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Washington, Indiana
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65 reviews 65 reviews
21 attraction reviews
37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 16, 2014

Though it was a rainy day, we didn't want that to keep us from getting a closer looks at these falls. There is a very nice boardwalk that gives you good views of the "lower" and "upper" falls. The falls are wide, and were very powerful on this day. The road is a little narrow, and winding, leading you to... More 

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Hilton Head, South Carolina
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23 reviews 23 reviews
7 attraction reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 9, 2014

This review reflects conditions at the time of our visit in early October 2014, and might not be applicable at other times of the year or other years. Having said that, we were very disappointed after a long, tedious drive to get there. The falls are advertised as the widest and perhaps the prettiest falls in the state. Not this... More 

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Smiths Grove, Kentucky
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9 reviews 9 reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2014

SAndstone Fall's was so beautiful! We loved it! Very nice place to see! Great place to take photo's!

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Satellite Beach, Florida
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32 reviews 32 reviews
28 attraction reviews
42 helpful votes 42 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2014

I was here in August 2014 when the river was at minimal levels, but still the falls were beautiful. The falls are not high but very long and can be viewed from many angles and up close ... depending on the flow of water of course. You can follow the boardwalk and small bridge to the river for a good... More 

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Bowling Green, Kentucky
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41 reviews 41 reviews
25 attraction reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2014

It takes a bit of driving to get to Sandstone Falls, but the trip is worth it. While the overlooks along the way to the Falls are worth a stop, the true experience is best had at eye level with the New River and the Falls itself. Powerful yet peaceful at the same time, this place is definitely worth a... More 

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Knoxville, Tennessee
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78 reviews 78 reviews
40 attraction reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2014

My family drove through on a snowy day, but the views were still stunning. The visitor's center employees were kind to my son, who wanted to collect his national park stamps. We didn't very long because of the weather, but it was still a worthwhile visit.

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