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A short, easy loop trail that leads to the waterfall.


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Map Key

0.8

Miles

1.3

KM

Point to Point

3,571' 1,088 m

High

3,439' 1,048 m

Low

128' 39 m

Up

136' 41 m

Down

6%

Avg Grade (4°)

23%

Max Grade (13°)

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Features Fall Colors · River/Creek · Spring · Views · Waterfall · Wildflowers · Wildlife

Family Friendly This trail is short and easy. There are some steep steps that go to the bottom of the waterfall.

Description

This short loop starts off the Blue Ridge Parkway and partially along the Mountains-to-Sea Trail. Part of the trail follows a creek until you get to the waterfall. There are several steep steps that will lead you to the bottom of the falls (down and back up). The trail then loops back to the trailhead.

Flora & Fauna

Mountain laurel, mushrooms, ferns, hardwoods, wildflowers, etc.

Contacts

Shared By:

Perry Shaw

Trail Ratings

  3.6 from 7 votes

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in Deep Gap

#23406

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  3.6 from 7 votes
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#1

in Deep Gap

#916

in North Carolina

#23,406

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Photos

Spring flowers in bloom
May 7, 2021 near West Je…, NC
Narrowing of waterfall near top
May 7, 2021 near West Je…, NC
Waterfall cascading from top onto rocks.
May 7, 2021 near West Je…, NC
Water falling off rock edge at top.
May 7, 2021 near West Je…, NC
Mushroom
Sep 13, 2017 near West Je…, NC
Waterfall from near top
May 7, 2021 near West Je…, NC

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