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Bridal Veil Falls

Highlands, NC
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Great photo opportunity

We took some time on our trip to stop by bridal falls and, while the fall itself had diminished a... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Tampa, Florida
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Plain sight

This is right there on the side of the road. The construction warning signs were there so we... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
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Visible from the highway, this 120-foot waterfall sometimes displays a rainbow in the afternoon light and has been known to freeze up during the winter.
  • Excellent35%
  • Very good27%
  • Average26%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible4%
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We took some time on our trip to stop by bridal falls and, while the fall itself had diminished a little bit. The area still provided us with an excellent array of pictures to help us remember our trip.

Thank Islander680
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is right there on the side of the road. The construction warning signs were there so we couldn't drive under and through like some of the write ups claimed. Not sure if something happened. Fun to see. I had the feeling the whole time...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

good quick pit stop of a waterfall right on road. we couldn't drive under it that day but maybe some days you can. Dry falls is right up the road from it so combo those two and bust your butt falls if you have big...More

Thank Matt C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Just another waterfall if you can't drive under it and take photos. That's the case right now. We are not sure when or if it will open up again. If it does open, consider this review 5 stars just like our prior review back in...More

Thank Hooked_on_travel77
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Luckily you don't have to put much effort into getting here. The fall was flowing pretty good but you can no longer drive under it. There were barricades at the entrance when we were there which was a letdown, it is a nice stop on...More

Thank WildHaireHiking
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Drive by... get out... potentially, drive under... DON'T even have to get out of your car... Very popular because of it's access...

Thank blk v
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

You can drive beneath the falls. You can walk beneath the falls. You can take your chances and walk across the street to try to get the best possible photo of the falls. You can also walk too close to the edge and slip and...More

Thank TripTipDad
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The Bridal Veil falls are always beautiful. I go to Highlands fairly often and normally you can drive under the falls which makes it different and special. However, on my latest trip they shut off the small road that goes under the falls due to...More

Thank Imogtirol
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

You used to be able to drive behind the falls but now you can only walk. The day we visited there was not a lot of water. Dry Falls down the road is much better.

Thank scothernite
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

That's it? Much ado about nothing. But at least it was easy to pull in and park. The Falls that follow on this road are much better.

Thank tedcrawford
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July 27, 2016|
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Response from rd0ran | Reviewed this property |
Totally free.
Lidia S
March 29, 2016|
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Response from GAFarmer1963 | Reviewed this property |
I don't think that Public Transportation is an option. I have never thought about it and never seen any. AND honestly I have never seen a taxi in highlands. Sorry....I am not much help
Pam C
July 1, 2015|
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Response from GemDandies | Reviewed this property |
The falls are on NC highway 64 between Franklin and Highlands!. There are several falls along the route. Cullasaja Falls Lower Cullasaja Falls Dry Falls There are even more between Highlands and Cashiers on 64!