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Daniel Ridge Falls

Forest Road #475, 2.5 miles past the Pisgah Center for Wildlife Education and the State Fish Hatchery, Pisgah Forest, NC 28768
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Nice hiking trail to a nice waterfall.

The trail to this falls is relatively easy and is well-maintained. The waterfall is impressive. The... read more

Reviewed 18 May 2018
Mizzou_Engineer
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Amite, Louisiana
Toms Spring Falls

Daniel Ridge Falls is also known as Toms Spring Falls and Jackson Falls. Toms Spring Falls seems... read more

Reviewed 14 May 2018
jmpncsu
,
Raleigh, North Carolina
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“forest road” (2 reviews)
“parking area” (2 reviews)
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Forest Road #475, 2.5 miles past the Pisgah Center for Wildlife Education and the State Fish Hatchery, Pisgah Forest, NC 28768
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Reviewed 18 May 2018

The trail to this falls is relatively easy and is well-maintained. The waterfall is impressive. The road to the trailhead is bad - gravel with deep potholes. Don't try it without a truck or SUV.

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Reviewed 14 May 2018

Daniel Ridge Falls is also known as Toms Spring Falls and Jackson Falls. Toms Spring Falls seems the most appropriate since its on Toms Spring Branch. The hike is an easy 1-mile round trip on a gated forest road. From the parking area, follow the...More

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Reviewed 10 March 2018

I'm surprised as to the lower rating for this waterfall. My kids and I hiked or stopped at eleven waterfalls in a two day period and this one was voted a "most fun" for us. The hike is easy along a flat, former railroad bed....More

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Reviewed 24 November 2017

Our visit to this falls was enjoyable for the hike (roughly .5 miles round trip) along a fire road, across a bridge over a river and up a hill (not too strenuous). This is off Route 475 which is mostly gravel so be prepared for...More

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Reviewed 25 August 2017

The road to the falls was blocked when we were there but they did have adequate parking in front of the gate. As we started walking to the falls it became clear why it was blocked. The road to the falls had been washed out...More

Thank cheryl h
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