Take A Short Hike From The Parkway To A 200-Foot Cascading Waterfall In North Carolina
Scoping out some nature trails to get back into the swing of chasing waterfalls this year in North Carolina? Combine a scenic adventure on the Blue Ridge Parkway with a short 0.8-mile hike (round trip!) to stand only inches from the rushing water cascading down a majestic 200-foot waterfall located right off the parkway.
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As a mere point of reference, the park is located 15 miles east of Boone, 80 miles west of Winston Salem, and 110 miles from Charlotte. For more great ways to enjoy a day trip on the Blue Ridge Parkway in North Carolina, check out 15 of the Parkway’s best kept secrets, and take a look at 19 North Carolina tunnels found on the Parkway!
Robin Jarvis is a travel and entertainment writer and editor for OnlyInYourState.com with a bachelor's degree in Journalism. Her love for travel has taken her to many parts of the world. She spent more than two decades living on the coast in South Carolina and currently lives in the mountains of North Carolina - although she still makes it back to see family in South Carolina quite often. When she's not working, she loves to hike, kayak, and check out new adventures. Get in touch at [email protected]
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