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First hike of spring, little Bradley Falls

This was a very challenging hike for myself and my stepmother. It was good that my sons were with... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Traci M
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Beautiful 💗 Kinda strenuous. Very romantic. Not for younger kids unless they don’t mind possibly... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Augusta, Georgia
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5436 Holbert Cove Rd, Saluda, NC 28773-9567
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

This was a very challenging hike for myself and my stepmother. It was good that my sons were with us to help us over the many obstacles such as a fallen trees and the Boulder Field. There were 3 creek crossings & the ridge was...More

Date of experience: April 2019
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Beautiful 💗 Kinda strenuous. Very romantic. Not for younger kids unless they don’t mind possibly falling when trying to cross the river. Or unless they are used to hiking. Definitely coming back in warmer months to take a dip in the river. We did some...More

Date of experience: March 2019
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Reviewed January 15, 2019

There is no way we would have known that this was what it was... no name, no signage.. We were just driving along and saw it and had to pull over to admire it and gasp at it's beauty!! Incredible waterfall!

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank LMF1965
Reviewed November 5, 2018 via mobile

This trail was definitely challenging. Do not chose this trail if you seek a relaxing easy route and/or have small dogs. There were quite a few trees across the trail that we had to climb over, under. and around. The creeks were deep and there...More

Date of experience: November 2018
1  Thank Journey67347363067
Reviewed August 27, 2018 via mobile

We rappelled Big Bradley Falls and it was invigorating! Such a rush. Definitely our best experience rappelling a waterfall. The waterfall is stunning! The hike in and out is not too bad. It is totally worth it!

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank morganyogini23
Reviewed August 9, 2018

The Little Bradley falls is beautiful as well and quite large. It is about 1.1 mile hike from the road opposite of the Big Bradley entrance. This past spring there was a lot of flooding and slides with down trees. The hike is still very...More

Date of experience: August 2018
3  Thank jhornerdvm
Reviewed June 18, 2018

Great place and a nice hike to get there. Really shows off the North Carolina woods. Lots of folks around even though it was winter!

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank Dan F
Reviewed June 4, 2018

The hike from Holbert Cove to the top is great, but the hike from the bottom off of Green River Cove Rd. is one of our favorite hikes in the area

Date of experience: May 2018
1  Thank ericnelsondo
Reviewed March 16, 2018 via mobile

Been here a few times very beautiful waterfall but it’s also very dangerous there have been a few people killed !!!!!! So please watch your children an stay away from the top of the falls !!!

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank 162tonyt
Reviewed February 22, 2018 via mobile

This is my favorite trail. Go here at least twice a year with my boyfriend. Peaceful, quite, and just beautiful.

Date of experience: November 2017
1  Thank Tiyana85
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Tom B
June 21, 2018|
Response from 162tonyt | Reviewed this property |
It’s maybe a half a mile not bad ! Sorry I been out having surgery an just now getting back on web !