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Abrams Falls is a beautiful 20-foot waterfall that provides a great opportunity for swimming in the 100-foot wide swimming hole at the bottom of the falls. It's a great opportunity to cool off after the 2.5-mile hike, before returning to the parking lot from which you came. This gem is especially beautiful during the summer months, so try to visit it then.

Half-Day Hike: From the Cades Cove Abrams Creek Parking area, hike 2.5 miles to the falls.

Family Friendly: It's an easy hike with a beautiful waterfall and creek where the children can play in the water. While the waterfall can be dangerous if climbed, the swimming hole at the bottom is great.

Gem Type: Waterfall

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David Hitchcock
Third leading cause of death in the GSMNP is drowning Oct 27, 2017

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Oct 21, 2018
Elizabeth Wright
Oct 1, 2018
Jennifer Wicker
Beautiful falls with a pool at the bottom. Plenty of rocks for a picnic.
Aug 20, 2018
Brian Heath
Aug 3, 2018
Cory Beard
5.1 miles 5 hrs
Jul 30, 2018
Haley Meyer
Jul 18, 2018
Jenny Miller
Always a favor.
Jul 6, 2018
Kelsey Guerard
Jul 4, 2018
Jason Domingo

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