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Pearson's Falls

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Nice easy walk, picturesque falls, plan on 30-45 min. (Drive to the falls is worth it)

Stopped here on our way back from Asheville. It was only a 15-20 min drive from the interstate on... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Rich D
Bluffton, South Carolina
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Senior pics photo op

My youngest daughter wanted senior pictures taken in the mountains. So she and I made a road trip... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Nola C
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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.
  • Excellent62%
  • Very good28%
  • Average5%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
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“garden club” (14 reviews)
“short hike” (13 reviews)
“picnic tables” (16 reviews)
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Stopped here on our way back from Asheville. It was only a 15-20 min drive from the interstate on a very nice windy road (good in a sports car, probably not as good in minivan). The entrance and ticket office are quaint to say the...More

Thank Rich D
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My youngest daughter wanted senior pictures taken in the mountains. So she and I made a road trip for the weekend not knowing where to go. Searching online we found this waterfall. This is definitely a great choice if you want to see a water...More

Thank Nola C
Reviewed May 28, 2017 via mobile

No matter when you visit. Every season has much to offer. This is a tall, cascading falls with lots of white water. Fun to visit.

Thank William O
Reviewed May 13, 2017

We drove all the way there, paid $5.00 each to go in, only to be told that we could not take our two tiny dogs with us. It was 80 degrees and the guy wanted us to leave our vehicle at the entrance with the...More

Thank tammiew101416
Reviewed May 5, 2017

Easy and beautiful walk to gorgeous waterfalls. Such a lovely easy walk deep in the woods, off the beaten path to view and listen to these beautiful waterfalls. The gate guard was super friendly and nice and helped us drive into the parking lot and...More

Thank clink65
Reviewed May 3, 2017

This was such a beautiful 1/4 mile walk through a lovely area. We were surrounded by trees as the river created by the falls tumbled alongside of us. Wonderful picture opportunities and such a peaceful walk. The dirt path was wide and easy. Small children...More

Thank Kimber C
Reviewed April 19, 2017

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...More

Thank sharone247
Reviewed April 15, 2017 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...More

Thank mdsmit2
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....More

Thank Anna H
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...More

Thank Nancy G
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