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Pretty to view, especially in the fall...

Can be a beautiful sight especially with peak autumn colors. Parking can be a problem. The road... read more

Reviewed September 12, 2017
Therese W
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South Carolina
Interesting but terrifying

Only consider going up here on a very clear day with no weather problems. The road was very... read more

Reviewed July 10, 2017
stownsend8e
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Rutherfordton, North Carolina
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

After taking the easy hike at nearby Pearson's Falls, I decided to stop by this fall on my way out. The falls can be found from White Oak Mountain and gets its start at Horse Creek and is actually a noncontinous series of falls that...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed August 6, 2018

While this was nice if you are already nearby, I am not sure I would drive hours to see it. It's a good ways up the road on the hillside and limited parking. That being said, it was still pretty cool. I am still baffled...More

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank Doug B
Reviewed March 12, 2018 via mobile

I was surprised how large the falls were and I was thrilled that I could drive right up to it! It rained the day before my visit so I was able to get some nice pictures. It doesn’t take much physical effort to enjoy this...More

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank Tiffabulous
Reviewed October 16, 2017 via mobile

Beautiful Falls it’s right on side of road a must see if your in Columbus NC ! You can see it from the parking lot at food lion ! There is a little pull off on the left side of the road right before you...More

Date of experience: October 2017
1  Thank 162tonyt
Reviewed September 26, 2017

There was some water flowing over the falls but I'm not sure it was worth the trip. The road up is very curvy, very narrow, and has no guardrails. There are a few pullover areas but they aren't very big or really convenient to the...More

Date of experience: March 2017
1  Thank cheryl h
Reviewed September 12, 2017

Can be a beautiful sight especially with peak autumn colors. Parking can be a problem. The road is windy, so be careful if you find a place to park away from the falls and choose to walk. Nice addition to a mountain drive, but it...More

Date of experience: October 2016
1  Thank Therese W
Reviewed September 10, 2017

Every time we have company we take them for a ride to the top of White Oak Mt. The roads are very windy and considered hairpin turns ,but when you drive by the waterfall which is beautiful.The best time to see a lot of flow...More

Date of experience: May 2017
Thank Angie L
Reviewed September 6, 2017

Beautiful from afar and up close. Narrow and Curvey road to get there but when you do it will take your breath away. Winter time the flowing water stops when it freezes over. What a site that is too!

Date of experience: June 2017
1  Thank Pat72012
Reviewed July 10, 2017

Only consider going up here on a very clear day with no weather problems. The road was very narrow, several hairpin turns, and the drop off was scary. There are signs saying no parking in the road but by the time we got to the...More

Date of experience: July 2017
2  Thank stownsend8e
Reviewed February 21, 2017 via mobile

This is a very tall waterfall with little water. Dangerous drive. No where to park to get out of the car. Narrow road and people actually live on this mountain so you are simply an inconvenience. Save your time. Go to Bradley Falls in Saluda.

Date of experience: February 2017
1  Thank aangelacu
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