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Sliding Rock

Pisgah Forest, NC
+1 828-877-3265
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Super fun place!

We found this place when the beach we were intending to go to was closed. It was an awesome... read more

Reviewed yesterday
baseballslage
via mobile
Fun spot for the dog!

We headed for Sliding Rock falls as our dog loves water. It was a busy spot, with limited parking... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
lovelongboatkey
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Waterfall slide, sending 11,000 gallons of water down a huge rock each minute.
  • Excellent71%
  • Very good23%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“per person” (82 reviews)
“cold water” (66 reviews)
“life guards” (33 reviews)
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Pisgah Forest, NC
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+1 828-877-3265
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"slide down"
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"on duty"
in 36 reviews
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"great fun"
in 39 reviews
"deep pool"
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"a lot of fun"
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"sliders"
in 8 reviews
"take your breath away"
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"jean shorts"
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"all ages"
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"entrance fee"
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We found this place when the beach we were intending to go to was closed. It was an awesome surprise. There are literally no signs telling you where to go but it also keeps huge groups away. We were there when it was just us...More

Thank baseballslage
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We headed for Sliding Rock falls as our dog loves water. It was a busy spot, with limited parking. But we had a ball. Lots of young families there enjoying the waterfall - you can slide from the top relatively safely. The water was cool...More

1  Thank lovelongboatkey
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

- Lifeguards & Bathrooms are open from 9am to 6pm so there is a $3 entrance fee during that time period. -However if you want to just take pictures or feel comfortable swimming without a lifeguard go after 6 since it will be free. -Nice...More

Thank Alexanderia C
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Reviewed 6 days ago

Going early (around 9) might allow you to get in without paying! But no lifeguards are there so be careful. Its cold but you'll live through it. Stay toward the middle and you'll miss the bumps. Take off all jewelry. Saw one fellow who lost...More

1  Thank braxton w
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Reviewed 1 week ago

A cold- but fun adventure---well worth the $3 a person. We arrived midday on a Thursday and the crowd was minimal... great experience. Lifeguards were friendly and provided a safe assurance. nice parking lot. The thrill of sliding down was a great feeling... col, fun---well...More

Thank jlantern3
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We couldn’t leave the area without trying Sliding Rock. Unfortunately the sliding part was closed due to the water volume being too much for public safety. You can, however, visit the falls after the attendants leave and slide at your own risk without having life...More

Thank Wendy S
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A must do! My son was so pumped to do this but my daughter was very hesitant. However both of them along with my husband did this. You may walk away with a few bumps and scratches but you will talk about the experience for...More

Thank Sarahls612
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Awesome place to visit. Only $3 per person and you can slide down the rock as many time as you want. The staff/lifeguards at this place are amazing. Very very helpful and friendly. If anyone wants to rent a life vest it’s available for just...More

3  Thank Anshuman P
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had a blast today at Sliding Rock, and it was a beautiful drive from our cabin in Maggie Valley, took about 1 hr. Cost was $3 Per person and there was ample parking today. Attendants and park lifeguards were attentive and friendly. Bath and...More

2  Thank billyspecht
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Hiden within the smokey mountains is the sliding rock, an interesting huge rock in the middle of the river that has been polished throughout the years.

1  Thank Rafael C
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jclaxton777
June 18, 2018|
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Response from Henry P |
Most people leave their belongings with those that aren't sliding. You can carry them with you on a wrist band or something of that nature. It's a natural slide, there are 2 observation decks. One above the slide and another... More
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blessyann86
June 17, 2018|
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Response from Anshuman P | Reviewed this property |
Yes, anyone can use the life vest. Just for $5. While I was there, I saw few adults not using it and leaving the place in panic. The place where you fall is uneven and most places is shallow but I would say use a vest if you... More
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jennifer g
June 13, 2018|
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