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Wonderful Hike to Beautiful Falls

First of all this is free entry to a National Park. The trails are wide and fairly easy. Most of... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
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Great hike / dog friendly

My wife and I made this hike with our 13 year old dog. It was a moderate hike through some nice... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Leesville, South Carolina
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“dirt path”(2 reviews)
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Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
Blue Ridge Parkway at Mile Post 316, Linville Falls, NC 28647
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

First of all this is free entry to a National Park. The trails are wide and fairly easy. Most of the hike is up hill. We are over 60 years old and we made all stops and all the way to the top and back...More

Thank Selfjimy
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My wife and I made this hike with our 13 year old dog. It was a moderate hike through some nice forest. Trail was a mix of dirt and rock. We went to both the upper and lower viewing areas took us about 2 hours...More

Thank kedkap
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We went to the falls during a rainy week and they were spectacular. We took the "moderate" trail to the upper falls view (and the two viewpoints beyond). It was mostly a nice, wide trail. To get the the various view points there are lots...More

Thank wirttravelers
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Awesome trail with incredible scenery! This is a great place for hiking and nature photography. There are options for 3 different hikes to 3 different overlooks. That allows you the freedom to choose how much you want to do in a day or you can...More

Thank Sabrina L
Reviewed 6 September 2018

Beautiful scenic walk to the falls and beautiful views of the falls from bridges. Easy walk from different trails.

Thank judsha
Reviewed 3 September 2018

You will experience an easy walk and a beautiful sight at the end of the path. However, let us all join together in making our state and federal governments aware of the need to continue allocating money to maintain the beautiful locations for future generations...More

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Reviewed 2 September 2018 via mobile

This is a great destination to hike and see some Falls where the path to get there isn’t too difficult. We’ve been to some Falls before in the area that you need to be in great shape to get to. These are definitely more family...More

Thank Mrsbossypants
Reviewed 23 August 2018

Breath taking falls and a fairly easy hike. Just a wonderful time getting to the falls seeing all the families hiking together!

Thank Debi T
Reviewed 15 August 2018 via mobile

It was a hot, but nice day for the falls. There are three trails, from easy to strenuous, that you can hike. I went on all three and I was okay. And my activity level is mediocre. The older people, and the parents with toddlers,...More

1  Thank 843CDM
Reviewed 11 August 2018

A nice hike with good views of the falls and gorge easily accessible from good parking. Total time - could do it all in an easy 2 hour stroll with time for relaxing at the viewpoints.

Thank Dave P
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11 December 2017|
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Response from Wayne R | Reviewed this property |
The trail could be a little tough if there's any ice/snow