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Address: Little River Road, 12.6 Miles from Sugarlands Visitor Center, Great Smoky Mountains National Park, TN
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Looks small from road

We did not hike to get closer to the waterfall, though you can if you have time and are able. We saw a handful of people hike out to the falls.

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 12 October 2016
Ashleigh K
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 October 2016

We did not hike to get closer to the waterfall, though you can if you have time and are able. We saw a handful of people hike out to the falls.

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Philadelphia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 October 2016

Was there on 10-06-16, very little waterflow due to lack of rain last few weeks. Falls are easy to miss, we had driven by several times before and did not know falls were there. Good view of falls from pull off. Falls are located 1 mile before Sinks if coming from Townsend, and 1 mile past Sinks if coming from... More 

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Loris, South Carolina
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 October 2016

One of the hidden treasures.. It's on the way to Cades Cove and hidden away almost in a crevice . But you can see from the road if you know where to look. It is beautiful after a good rain. It's on the left side of the road going to Cades Cove from Gatlinburg..

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Meridian, Mississippi
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 July 2016 via mobile

This waterfall is viewable from the road and is fairly easy to get to. The kids enjoyed the walk through the water to get there. There was a very large snake near the falls and he didn't seem very happy to see us. So be careful and watch your feet.

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Clarkston MI
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 July 2016 via mobile

I was specifically looking for falls that didn't require a hike since we had several small children in our group. Meigs Falls is visible from the road and is a beautiful photo op. If you have the time you could walk through the river and walk back to the falls. Highly recommend.

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Lafayette, Louisiana
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 July 2016

This waterfall was noted in one of my GSM guidebooks. If we would not have had the guidebook to tell us that the falls were there we would have never seen them. They are clearly visible from the road and there is a nice area for you to pull over and view them. This would be an easy drive from... More 

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Pigeon Forge, Tennessee
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 July 2016

Its' easy to miss Meigs Falls, but it very beautiful and visible from the Little River Road. There is a place to pull off for taking pictures and anyone who decides to check it out, will not be sorry.

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Anderson, Indiana
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 July 2016 via mobile

I love this waterfall right off the road. We strap on our water shoes and make our way back to the fall even with a 5yr old. Other members of the family who don't want to wade through the stream can stay up at the road and just enjoy watching the beautiful scenery and waterfall. Right about 3:45 in June... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 June 2016 via mobile

Waterfall cascading down and joining a river...doesn't get better than that! Very peaceful scene. Best part, it is right off the road. Worst part, not marked and no cell service.

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Thank Heather J
Saint Louis, Missouri
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 May 2016

Not the world's most impressive waterfall, but on the road to Cades Cove and worth a stop. The waterfall is across the river from the road. I do not recommend you try to wade across the river, as one tourist did today. She seemed to be ok, though.

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