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Great hike...work those glutes

Recommended route in my hiking guide was to do the full Jones Run hike starting @ Doyles River... read more

Reviewed July 6, 2018
Hillsborough, North Carolina
Memorial Hike

My mother was a PE teacher. Her favorite time of the year was Fall and one of her favorite things... read more

Reviewed October 25, 2017
Washington DC, District of Columbia
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Reviewed July 6, 2018

Recommended route in my hiking guide was to do the full Jones Run hike starting @ Doyles River trailhead, but we didn't have time, so we just went down to the falls and then made the climb back up. This is not the hike for...More

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Reviewed October 25, 2017 via mobile

My mother was a PE teacher. Her favorite time of the year was Fall and one of her favorite things to do was hiking the Blue Ridge at Skyline Drive. Alzheimer’s took all that away from her. Her battle with that horrific disease ended 10/19/15....More

Thank CynthiaL410
Reviewed October 5, 2017

Went to both Falls; about 3 miles round trip/moderate. Nice hike. Nothing scary. At least one place you can get your feet wet if you want! Probably amazing in the Sping, with higher water volumes.

Thank MamaMona01
Reviewed August 19, 2017

The way back is grueling. This is an out-and-back trail to a beautiful waterfall, however the trail descends more than 1200 feet. The downhill walk to the trail is relatively easy but the climb back out is very difficult for anyone who is not in...More

Thank Esther W
Reviewed July 25, 2017

Rent the Doyle River cabin from the PATC and then you can take the whole day and pack a snack and drink down this lovely trail. The first and second falls you come across you can get right into. The third you can get next...More

Thank pricefam08
Reviewed July 23, 2017

We saw this as part of the Browns Gap circuit. There are 2 waterfalls (could be 3 if you count the small rocky area before the main falls). The hike down from the Browns Gap parking lot is very easy on a fire road; the...More

Thank Tracy V
Reviewed July 14, 2017 via mobile

We saw a bear and deer on this hike. You hike down so it seems easy but that means hiking up all the way back. Save some energy for that. Falls are nice to see and it is shady all the way.

Thank RoadTrippinArianne
Reviewed May 30, 2017

Nice hike, don't underestimate the return trip. Not difficult, just strenuous. A constant ascent. Nice water falls, be sure to see both. Second falls worth the extra few minutes.

Thank Ken A
Reviewed November 24, 2016

Waterfall hikes from skyline drive are alot of uphill climbing on the way back! If you are doing one hike and it is pretty, I would go for a view instead of a waterfall. This can also be made into a substantial loop hike. We...More

Thank HoosierFoodLover
Reviewed October 30, 2016 via mobile

3 dads and 8 kids hiked this trail to the falls, had lunch we prepared that morning , and hiked out. Took a couple of hours all in. Downhill all the way to the falls. About 1,000 vertical feet in elevation change. Ice yourself coming...More

Thank David C
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