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When visiting Pearson's Falls Glen, nature lovers and hikers are attracted...

When visiting Pearson's Falls Glen, nature lovers and hikers are attracted to the scenic waterfall that plunges 90 feet and the many scenic trails bordered by native plants.

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Worth the side trip!!

We like to seek out, out of the way places to visit when we travel. This was the place!!! It is run by a garden club, hence the $5 fee. It was worth it!!! Beautiful short 1/4... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Yankton, South Dakota

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Yankton, South Dakota
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6 reviews
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Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We like to seek out, out of the way places to visit when we travel. This was the place!!! It is run by a garden club, hence the $5 fee. It was worth it!!! Beautiful short 1/4 mile walk to one of the most magnificent waterfalls on our trip. The walk to the falls was equally beautiful. Great photo ops!... More 

Thank sharone247
Simpsonville, South Carolina
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45 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We made the drive to Saluda to visit the falls and were very pleased. The hike was easy for anyone from small children to elderly grandparents. It was also short so did not take up a long time. There are a few areas where the kids can take off their shoes and play on the rocks in the water. We... More 

Thank mdsmit2
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Reviewed March 14, 2017 via mobile

We visited this waterfall for the second time in October. FYI if you are active military, you get in free. Love the tranquil walk to the waterfall. Beautiful views all around and rushing water below. It feels like you are in a peaceful fairy glen. The waterfall at the end of the trail is just gorgeous! Make sure to bring... More 

Thank Anna B
Asheville, North Carolina
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 58 helpful votes
Reviewed March 8, 2017

This waterfall is a must see if you're in the Saluda, NC area. Maintained by a local garden club - the entire nature preserve is absolutely gorgeous! It includes green restrooms adjacent to the parking area, both covered and open picnic areas, a signboard with photos of currently blooming wild flowers, and benches scattered all along the well maintained 1/4... More 

Thank Nancy G
Jacksonville, Florida
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed November 29, 2016 via mobile

Came to visit in Sept..this time came back with family. The $5pp admission is worth it. The facilities are clean. Several stops with benches and/or picnic tables. The hike is easy and steady. The Falls and scenery, with marked vegetation, is breathtaking.

Thank Stacy G
Greenville, South Carolina
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567 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 161 helpful votes
Reviewed November 16, 2016

Very beautiful. An easy hike over a well maintained trail. It is maintained by the garden club. The falls are beautiful and so is the hike. It is close to Greenville and very near Saluda. Easy drive so make a day of it and enjoy!!! $5 per person.

Thank onemichael
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14 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed November 4, 2016 via mobile

First time to take our kids to see a waterfall. They enjoyed it and so did we. It was such a nice walk up the rocky pathy way to the falls and had a railing. Many great spots to take pictures. I love listening to the water rushing down the mountain. We were there at least 3 hours. It can... More 

Thank ImperialLane
Beaufort, South Carolina
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Reviewed October 12, 2016

This was my 2nd visit to Pearson's Falls and I will go again when I'm visiting Tryon. $5 / person admission is well worth the price. There is a 1/4 mile well-maintained, terraced trail to the falls and some short spurs off of the main trail. While the falls are the main attraction, be sure to take time to look... More 

Thank Nancy B
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 77 helpful votes
Reviewed June 23, 2016 via mobile

This is such a pretty spot to walk and enjoy the wildflowers and the small creek that tumbles from gorgeous Pearson's Falls. The garden club volunteers do a fine job of maintaining this area. It seems each time we visit more improvements have been made, and I appreciate that so much. If not for these kind folks, most likely the... More 

Thank WorthSC
Charlotte, North Carolina
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Reviewed October 13, 2015

My husband & I like hikes with some meat to them, so initially weren't planning on the1/4 mile hike to Pearson's Falls. It was suggested to us by several fellow travelers, so we decided to spend the $5 each to get in & do the walk to the falls. It definitely wasn't much of a hike, but enough of a... More 

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