This North Carolina Beach And Waterfall Will Be Your New Favorite Paradise

North Carolina is home to a multitude of delightfully fun hidden beaches and little-known waterfalls. And the following secret spot only a stone’s throw from the Tennessee border combines them both! Prepare for a fun day in the sun at this massive waterfall that has a natural pool at the bottom that is perfect for a day in the sun.

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Elk River Road, the road to Elk River Falls (a.k.a. Big Falls), is located off of NC-19E in Elk Park, North Carolina. The parking area is at the very end of the road. Get turn-by-turn directions by entering your starting address into this Google Maps link.