To truly appreciate the beauty of North Carolina, lace up your hiking boots and hit one of the state’s many trails. You don’t need to be an expert hiker to enjoy the scenery; there are plenty of easy paths that are perfect for kids and beginners. The Deep Creek Loop Trail in the Great Smoky Mountains is one of our favorites.

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Looking for more waterfalls in North Carolina? You can see four waterfalls in just one day of hiking on this trail.

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