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Bridal Veil Falls

Highlands, NC
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Not much to see!

Falls but not much to see! Pretty but basic! You used to be able to drive under the falls but it... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Kayla C
via mobile

Awesome, longer hike to see but well worth it. Park in the lot marked high falls parking and walk... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Sandy B
via mobile
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Visible from the highway, this 120-foot waterfall sometimes displays a rainbow in the afternoon light and has been known to freeze up during the winter.
  • Excellent36%
  • Very good27%
  • Average26%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible3%
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Falls but not much to see! Pretty but basic! You used to be able to drive under the falls but it was closed citing safety concerns while I was there!

Thank Kayla C
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Awesome, longer hike to see but well worth it. Park in the lot marked high falls parking and walk to a short path over a covered bridge and then onward to a 2 mile east hike.

Thank Sandy B
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The drive-up nature (sometimes under when road is open) of these falls is what makes them unique. Totally accessible. Right off a scenic byway. (Picture included in this review.)

Thank rhdtravels
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Very little water coming off of the rocks. The road went under the falls at one time, now it is barricaded off. After a heavy rain it might be something to see. Can be enjoyed from your car.

Thank Qgriffin
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

As you can read from many waterfall sites, one big attraction for this waterfall was to drive on the road that goes behind it. But the road is crumbling, and there is now a blockade to keep you from driving behind the falls. Not to...More

1  Thank Skeeter81-ta
Reviewed 11 September 2017

This was a small waterfall. You can no longer drive under the falls but that is OK. It is smaller than expected, too.

Thank SarabethBlairSC
Reviewed 10 September 2017 via mobile

We stopped here while driving through the mountains. It was really pretty but there wasn't much water while we were there. It's right off the road so it's easy to get to. There weren't many people while we were there but I imagine it can...More

Thank Heather R
Reviewed 9 September 2017 via mobile

Not worth a special trip to see it. It is just a small trickle of water falling of the mountain. Nice that you can see it just by driving down the street.

Thank TheDurhams
Reviewed 8 September 2017

This makes for a nice stop going to or from Highlands. There is room to park and get some nice pictures from varying angles for the best shot.

Thank rockdoctor48
Reviewed 7 September 2017 via mobile

The maps say you can drive behind the falls, but there are barriers up now. The falls have a paved road connecting from hwy 64 west. It is a small waterfall compared to the many others in the area. The excitement if any is to...More

Thank Eric B
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28 July 2016|
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Response from rd0ran | Reviewed this property |
Totally free.
Lidia S
29 March 2016|
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Response from GAFarmer1963 | Reviewed this property |
I don't think that Public Transportation is an option. I have never thought about it and never seen any. AND honestly I have never seen a taxi in highlands. Sorry....I am not much help
Pam C
1 July 2015|
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Response from GemDandies | Reviewed this property |
The falls are on NC highway 64 between Franklin and Highlands!. There are several falls along the route. Cullasaja Falls Lower Cullasaja Falls Dry Falls There are even more between Highlands and Cashiers on 64!