The hike for the waterfall is really easy and short. A small child, pet, or elderly person could complete this hike (my small puppy did just fine). You can determine whether to start at the nature center (only 0.75 mile one way) or from a further distance like the cabin. The majority of the trail is shaded and runs along the creek. Its very nice! Once you get to the waterfall, it is very nice and peaceful too.
This hike is also one of the cleanest ones I've done. Almost no dog poop and graffiti like others nearby but this may be due to the fact that they charge $5 for parking and have rangers/volunteers.
At the nature center there are also picnic tables for you to have a picnic before or after your hike as well as bathrooms.
Definitely will return.