If you’re from North Carolina, then you likely have heard of the Lost Colony of Roanoke, Sir Walter Raleigh’s attempt to found the first European settlement in the New World. It all but vanished and is the center of much folklore and speculation to this day. That all being said, have you ever heard of a Lost Colony of western North Carolina? Sit back and read all about a colony of Native Americans that disappeared and whose exit from our world is tied to a waterfall that reportedly has a secret door to another dimension.

Did you know North Carolina has TWO Lost Colonies? Have you been lucky enough to visit Connestee Falls (the waterfall) and have you seen the opening in the rock? Let us know!

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