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Cold, but Fun!

If you’re willing to get chilly, this natural water slide is a blast! A great refresher between all... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Sarah K
Indianapolis, Indiana, United States
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I'm a little old to go down a giant slick rock in freezing cold water(the water is cold anytime of... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
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Waterfall slide, sending 11,000 gallons of water down a huge rock each minute.
Pisgah Forest, NC
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All reviews per person cold water life guards slide down on duty changing rooms great fun deep pool take your breath away a lot of fun entrance fee sliders small fee all ages natural waterslide water shoes your bathing suit
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when we arrived the park was allowing visitors but the bathrooms were closed however they did not charge a fee im thinking that the water was too cold at this time the falls are nice to view after a short hike downhill

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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

If you’re willing to get chilly, this natural water slide is a blast! A great refresher between all the hiking in the area.

Thank Sarah K
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I'm a little old to go down a giant slick rock in freezing cold water(the water is cold anytime of year you go). But we took a lot of young adults and teenagers up there and they had a ball. They want to go every...More

Thank jansatay
Reviewed 1 week ago

My husband and I went here in September. There was a lot of people on the two lane road but we were able to find a spot to pull off and watch the crowd slide off the rock. When I was younger we would come...More

Thank hollifieldabc
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

If you’re spending the day in the forest, this is a worthwhile stop. Parking is relatively easy here as well.

Thank jonginat
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great place to get close to nature walking and hiking trails abound from mild to harder and fishing is near by

1  Thank James S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

About 15 minutes from Davidson River Campground. A fun slide down a natural rock formation. That water was cold..lol

Thank Patrick C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We visited this venue in the Pisgah National Forest. At this time of year there were almost no people there 😃😃. I understand in the summer the lines can be a few hours long to slide down the falls. The slide portion is about 100...More

3  Thank kedkap
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

While in the Forest, and after Looking Glass Watefall we travelled a little further into the Forest to see Sliding Rock. It is posted there are additional fees for this part, but it is apparently off season so there was no life guard, so no...More

3  Thank KMY34109
Reviewed September 10, 2018

A giant rock water slide! It was everything we had hoped for. This 60 foot natural water slide dumps you into an 8 foot deep pool of water that is breath-takingly cold. There are two observation platforms for watching or taking great pics of your...More

1  Thank emilymaehood
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October 7, 2018|
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Response from emilymaehood | Reviewed this property |
I agree with all of the above answers. There will be no lifeguard on duty. Be warned, the water you are dumped into was literally breath-taking for the majority of visitors when we went in July. Life vest strongly advised if... More
August 8, 2018|
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Response from mrspta06 | Reviewed this property |
Dogs are allowed in the areas surrounding the sliding rock. I stayed with my daughter's dog while he family did the sliding. I don't think that dogs are allowed in the water though.
Skye K
August 7, 2018|
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Response from Trenda B | Reviewed this property |
Swim a couple or three strokes and then you can stand.