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Glen Falls Trail

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Great leisurely hike

This was our first time on the trail, very short,easy hike to the falls, perfect for families with... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Chattanooga, Tennessee
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Great walk with awesome swimhole

We were looking for something to do with 3 kids (2-11) and a dog. We heard of this trail. It was... read more

Reviewed 6 August 2018
Charlotte, North Carolina
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Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago 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
Thank jenjenpoo
Reviewed 8 August 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 6 August 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
1  Thank rutha315
Reviewed 23 July 2018

This was a relatively easy hike compared to others in the area. There are some rocky spots, but the majority of the path is fairly smooth. This is an out and back trail with the main attraction being a waterfall. We climbed up to the...More

Date of experience: July 2018
3  Thank Lilkt2003
Reviewed 24 June 2018

We stopped here on the way to Rock City. We hiked through the woods, down to the falls, then up to the creek, and further up to the awesome rock overlooks! We spent at least an hour here hiking, climbing, and enjoying the views. What...More

Date of experience: June 2018
5  Thank FDinger
Reviewed 12 June 2018 via mobile

Was definitely the favorite part of our trip. Easy hike, with awesome swimming hole with waterfall for the kids and rock caves to explore!! Recommend to anyone in the area!

Date of experience: July 2017
3  Thank ashpadge
Reviewed 2 June 2018 via mobile

The entrance was easy to find with wayward travelers directions. The hike easy, lots of areas you can get in water to cool off. Nice small cave to walk they to go upstream nice pools to play in for the kids. Note. Ticks are bad...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Raretravelo
Reviewed 13 May 2018 via mobile

I'm a big girl and don't exercise much. The way to the water fall was fine because it was all downhill. But I definitely thought I was gonna die going back up. My heart was pounding. Sweat was running down my face. All that being...More

Date of experience: May 2018
6  Thank cyndifreeman90
Reviewed 25 March 2018

If you are coming from down the mountain the parking for this trail is when you are about 3/4 down from the Rock city entrance. The trail is not marked clearly and there is a small parking area of about 5 spaces on the side...More

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank smcgal02
Reviewed 27 December 2017 via mobile

There are no big signs for this place and when the GPS tells you that you are close you can still easily pass it, we found it by accidentally pulling to the side of the road to look at the map and saw that it...More

Date of experience: December 2017
3  Thank mhindal
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