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Cullasaja Falls

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Address: Highway 64, Highlands, NC
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Beautiful!

Stunning and beautiful falls as you enter Highlands - worth pulling to the side to take in the water rush and stunning falls...but a little secret...this is only the welcome mat... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed 1 week ago
mlpack777
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West Palm Beach, Florida
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West Palm Beach, Florida
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33 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Stunning and beautiful falls as you enter Highlands - worth pulling to the side to take in the water rush and stunning falls...but a little secret...this is only the welcome mat. The next 2-3 pull offs, next to the guard rail openings, give you a chance to hike down to OTHER smaller and beautiful falls to experience close up! The... More 

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Palm Beach Gardens, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We accidentally found this gorge and waterfall. We were encourage by some other people to hike down for the view. We stopped in a pull off area in the road. The hike down starts with ropes! Then it is a very severe steep climb down. Many trees have fallen and they help navigate on the way down. Children had no... More 

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Clearwater, Florida
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2016

the falls is not large but there are steep sides and the day we were there, some teens were using a rope swing to plunge into the questionable depth below the falls. interesting

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Hayden, Alabama
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2016

We saw this beauty on our way to visit Dry Falls. It is absolutely gorgeous cascading down the mountainside. My only complaint is I did not get to pull over and find a way down!

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Thank Kayla2019
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2016

We pulled over because we saw a pull-off area and lo and behold it was Cullasajah Falls! This place is gorgeous. There are huge boulders that you can sit on and just enjoy the scenery and goings on around you. The sound of the waterfall is so relaxing and the air is so fresh! We liked the place so much... More 

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Thank Joy D
Tallahassee, Florida
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2016

We missed this on the way down to Franklin, but GPS it on the way back up. It is a roadside stop for a picture.

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Anderson, South Carolina
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 6, 2016

There is only a pull-off for these falls. There are no signs. If you are traveling from Highlands, you will probably miss the falls unless you know where they are. If you are traveling from Franklin, you can get a glimpse of the falls without stopping. Even from the pull-off, you just get a view of the falls. There is... More 

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Raleigh, North Carolina
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2016

Beautiful but be aware of your surroundings. The waterfalls are not identified by signs from the highway. The pull offs to park are small. Remember there are poisonous snakes and black bears in the area. Be smart, observant and stay safe.

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Phoenix, AZ
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 205 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 23, 2016

Cullasaja Falls is lovely, and so very accessible. This should be part of any waterfall tour, in the Highlands, NC Area. Natural beauty!

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Hickory, North Carolina
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 61 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 3, 2016 via mobile

Hard to get to, but gorgeous. Worth the view! Be safe if stopping on side of the road bc turn off is in blind curve & dangerous.

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