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Glen Falls Trail

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Tip for the alt. route via the guild trail

If you are hooking up to the Glenn Falls trail via the Guild trail that starts near St. Elmo park... read more

Reviewed September 10, 2019
nolalollygagger
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New Orleans, Louisiana
Great place to wxplore

A little difficult to find via Apple Maps but once we found the pull-off area and parked, it was... read more

Reviewed August 8, 2019
C_Athnos
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Birmingham, Alabama
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Och's Highway, Trail-head just after Sanders Rd., Chattanooga, TN
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Reviewed September 10, 2019

If you are hooking up to the Glenn Falls trail via the Guild trail that starts near St. Elmo park, please note that the guild trail intersects with the main trial just across the open area (which I believe is a utility right of way)....More

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank nolalollygagger
Reviewed August 8, 2019 via mobile

A little difficult to find via Apple Maps but once we found the pull-off area and parked, it was amazing. Small waterfalls, nice trails and plenty of options for going off-trail as well.

Date of experience: July 2019
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Reviewed July 26, 2019 via mobile

This trail was really great. Just hard enough to be fun with our young kids. Once you pass the waterfall be sure to take the steps after the bridge to see even more of the falls. Parking is a beast though so be careful.

Date of experience: July 2019
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Reviewed July 18, 2019

We absolutely LOVED Glen Falls!! We brought our 3 children, aged 6, 5, and 3 here, and the hike was so perfect, and the falls were great too! The falls takes place over several hundred yards, and is shallow and slow enough that kids (and...More

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank KCLJ520
Reviewed June 22, 2019

This was an easy little hike to see some lush scenery. Half mile there and half mile back. Very wooded and the path was clear and well marked. The falls were gorgeous and you could hear them as you come up on them. Parking was...More

Date of experience: June 2019
1  Thank Amandawalker11
Reviewed May 28, 2019 via mobile

This trail is great. A perfect hike with a wonderful payout at the end. However this is hard to find. The start is on the side of a very busy highway just past the Ruby Falls turnoff. There is very limited parking on the side...More

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank KelleyAL
Reviewed May 12, 2019

This is a good hike that’s easy for everyone! It has pretty falls at the end! It’s not a long hike and not strenuous

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Patti R
Reviewed January 9, 2019 via mobile

This was our first time on the trail, very short,easy hike to the falls, perfect for families with younger children as well Beautiful falls!

Date of experience: January 2019
1  Thank jenjenpoo
Reviewed August 8, 2018

A pretty little trail but compared to say anything in the smokies just ok. The trail is unusual in that it seems mostly downhill going to the tiny falls and an uphill walk coming back. There is a small water fall in the middle of...More

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank tkriggs63
Reviewed August 6, 2018 via mobile

We were looking for something to do with 3 kids (2-11) and a dog. We heard of this trail. It was hard to get to from street because we passed it a couple of times but when found, it was a great adventure. The hike...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Frederick W
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Response from Amandawalker11 | Reviewed this property |
I say leave the animals at home and enjoy the falls without interruptions.
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