Lower Bearwallow Falls

The last weekend of April 2017 brought me a chance to see Lower Bearwallow Falls in Gorges State Park.  I have had this one high on my "Waterfalls To See" List for years now.  It is said to be a difficult, long hike, one that should be researched and planned ahead of time.  The opportunity... Continue Reading →

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Pot Branch Falls

Pot Branch Falls is a beautiful, yet small 3 tier waterfall, well tucked away in the South Mountain Game Lands.  After attempting to visit the waterfalls of South Mountains State Park, only to find the rather large parking area totally full on a cool 50 degree day, I opted for a plan B.  What exactly... Continue Reading →

Upper Sols Creek Falls

2016 has been the year of Kevin Adams,  here in our NC Mountains!  He has released a new, much anticipated and updated edition of his iconic "North Carolina Waterfalls" book.  He has spent a good part of his summer making appearances at various western NC locations promoting his book and giving his waterfall and photography... Continue Reading →

High Falls in DuPont State Forest 

I haven't been to DuPont State Forest in several years now.  It is a great place, with some wonderful waterfalls.  These waterfalls are some of the very early ones visited that really planted the "Waterfall Chasing" seed in me.  However, due to its ease of access, numerous trails, numerous waterfalls varying in size and shape,... Continue Reading →

Dismal Falls – Autumn 2015 

Dismal Falls Dismal Falls was amazing!  It's hard to imagine someone naming a waterfall "Dismal Falls".  Why would anyone want to see something "Dismal".  Well, Dismal just happens to be the name of the creek that this amazing waterfall lies on, hence the name "Dismal Falls".   I was fortunate enough to visit 2 waterfalls... Continue Reading →

The Dills…Dill Falls & Upper Dill Falls

   The popularity of the waterfalls along or close to NC Hwy 215 has grown tremendously over the last decade.  The stretch of highway 215 between US 64 near Rosman, and the intersection with the Blue Ridge Parkway is famous for the waterfalls at the Living Waters Ministries, Courthouse Falls, and the somewhat lesser known... Continue Reading →

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