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Popular lower falls, upper falls more secluded

Warning: When we used map link on Tripadvisor it took us to the wrong location. Perhaps the... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
jimandphyllisonroad
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Washington DC, District of Columbia
Nice hike and waterfalls

We weren’t looking for too hard if a hike and this didn’t disappoint. Not a rugged trail, just a... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
batmaninsc
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Myrtle Beach, South Carolina
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Milepost 418.8 on the Blue Ridge Parkway, Brevard, NC
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Warning: When we used map link on Tripadvisor it took us to the wrong location. Perhaps the confusion is that the wrong location southwest of Brevard is at a place called Blue Ridge Park Road, a private road which is 45 minutes away from Milepost...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank jimandphyllisonroad
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We weren’t looking for too hard if a hike and this didn’t disappoint. Not a rugged trail, just a little wet. The walk which is a little over a mile each way is enough to work up a sweat and you can rest watching the...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank batmaninsc
Reviewed January 21, 2019 via mobile

This is a wonderful place to visit but is crowded because of the beauty. We had some trouble finding parking but then you are off into the woods to see a beautiful waterfall.

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank Mountaingirl62
Reviewed November 24, 2018

There are two falls, upper and lower. The lower falls can be accessed down an inclined trail and steps. The hike to the upper falls is much longer and more of a challenge, up and down tails, lots of rocks and roots and some parts...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed November 7, 2018 via mobile

Falls were really beautiful I could only make it to the lower falls but if u make it even there then you have seen something awesome

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank bokar1414
Reviewed October 26, 2018

The trail we hiked was muddy most of the way. I have never been on a walking trail that was so crowded with other people! The popularity of this place has become it's downfall, I fear. The area near the water was beautiful but people...More

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank Safari66096
Reviewed October 17, 2018

We hiked to the Lower Falls at Graveyard Falls and part way through the meadow of Graveyard Fields. It is a fairly easy hike to the Lower Falls but be prepared for some steps. The trail descends down a paved path through a thick rhododendron,...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank DebbieBuchanan24
Reviewed October 17, 2018

We drove along the BRP and came to the milepost with parking to see Graveyard Falls from up top. We were lucky that there was good visibility and we could see it from the overlook. If we'd had more time, we could have hiked down...More

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank Sue L
Reviewed October 15, 2018 via mobile

This is hike is fairly easy! From the rhododendron tunnel to the blue berries to the wonderful falls! I have to say this is my favorite hike outside of Asheville!

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank ByronEllenShaw
Reviewed October 14, 2018 via mobile

The walk to the lower Falls was harder than expected. The parking lot and falls were very crowded and overall we weren’t impressed. We would go back to Looking Glass Falls, High Falls and Triple Falls before ever returning here.

Date of experience: October 2018
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