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Dry Falls

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Address: Highlands, NC
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Following paved walkways from the parking area, you can walk directly...

Following paved walkways from the parking area, you can walk directly underneath the tumbling 75-foot waterfall.

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Fascinating going under a waterfall

Kids first experience with decent waterfalls.A bit of a hike for grandma but well worth the effort.well maintained trail. Easy to get too and plenty of parking,also good... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed March 17, 2016
Jacky S
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Monticello
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Monticello
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52 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2016

Kids first experience with decent waterfalls.A bit of a hike for grandma but well worth the effort.well maintained trail. Easy to get too and plenty of parking,also good handicapped viewing area.came back a second day by request of teenagers to see again

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 10, 2016 via mobile

Love love love Dry Falls. It is beautiful and we'll worth a stop. Do yourself a favor and take time to walk down to it. Just amazing.

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Classic City, GA
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 6, 2016 via mobile

For young and old, a visit to dry falls is worth the stop! You will stay dry if you view the falls from the upper observation area. Most hike down the pathway and stairs to access the falls. A path enables you to walk directly behind the fall. This is a great experience for all and easily enjoyable by families... More 

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Decatur, Georgia, United States
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36 reviews
15 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 6, 2016

one of my favorite waterfalls to visit. It's in a beautiful area, easy to reach, and great to see in all seasons! You go down an easy path and get to walk behind the falling water for a neat perspective, and stay fairly dry doing so!

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Thank KVdeV
Melbourne, Florida
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17 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 5, 2016

Beautiful place to visit and explore. The falls is quite the sight & we enjoyed a wonderful rainbow!! Awesome! Good parking on top then walk down stairs to the lower area for a different view.

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Sunset, South Carolina
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17 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 1, 2016

The walkway to the falls was closed due to icy conditions but the view from the observation deck is awesome.

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Thank Seeyoutigers
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 27, 2016

Its not just an attraction but it is a place where I fall in love with my love of my life. I am going to be back there next year.

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Apex, North Carolina
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42 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 24, 2016

This is a beautiful place to visit and explore. We enjoyed walking around the falls and exploring the area. Kids love this place too.

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Thank MamaTurner
Carnesville, Georgia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 24, 2016

This sight is easy access to view without walking down in and behind it. The water was high and the roar strong. Easy access although the walk down in was closed due to winter and ice.

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Walnut Cove, North Carolina
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 12, 2016

I have been to the falls several times to make photographs and have always been pleased with the conditions. The new walkway is pretty easy to get under the falls. You probably won't stay dry but it is a fun walk

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