Dupont Forest Waterfalls

Dupont Forest Waterfalls, a set on Flickr. For your viewing pleasure, here is a collection of photos from the 4 major waterfalls in Dupont Forest. High Falls, Triple Falls, Bridal Veil Falls, and Hooker Falls are all included. These were all featured in the movies “Last of The Mohicans”, and the more recent “Hunger Games”. …

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Waterfall Daytrip – Graveyard Fields, Looking Glass Falls, Moore Cove Falls, and Sliding Rock!

One of the most popular and one of my favorite Blue Ridge Parkway hiking destinations has to be at milepost 418, Graveyard Fields. Graveyard Fields gets its name from a long time ago when the trees and stumps resembled gravestones in a graveyard. This was all swept away in 1925 by a huge fire.

Dupont Forest – NC Waterfalls 101

Dupont Forest is to me what is best described as “NC Land of the Waterfalls 101”.  I am often asked by friends, co-workers, and family/extended family members where a good place would be to go see some waterfalls.   My answer is almost always Dupont Forest.  I have seen quite a few waterfalls in NC. …

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The Harpers!! North Harper Creek Falls & Harper Creek Falls

Today, I took the opportunity to visit two of my favorite waterfalls in the Wilson Creek Wilderness: North Harper Creek Falls, and Harper Creek Falls. Similar names, but different waterfalls on different creeks. The weather for this spring day hike was fantastic, deep blue sky and temps about 60. It was a perfect day to …

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Stone Mountain State Park Winter Hike

Well, if the recent 60’s weren’t enough, today we hit the low 70’s, in February…Crazy! There was no way that I was not going to find a way to get out and enjoy this. My choice today was Stone Mountain State Park. Stone Mountain State Park is one of my favorite places to hike, especially …

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