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Cullasaja Falls

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Address: Highway 64, Highlands, NC
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Beautiful!

Stunning and beautiful falls as you enter Highlands - worth pulling to the side to take in the water rush and stunning falls...but a little secret...this is only the welcome mat... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 20 August 2016
mlpack777
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West Palm Beach, Florida
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Excellent spot to stop on the way to Highlands. Easy access to view these magnificent falls of the Callausja River.

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Thank Devin B
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 September 2016 via mobile

It's a beautiful place, but you must be careful if you plan to hike down because it is pretty steep. A tree feel when we were going down! Make sure to have good hiking boots as well. I had Chacos when we visited and did not have any problems, but I will certainly make sure to be more prepared next... More 

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Thank Ruth R
West Palm Beach, Florida
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 August 2016 via mobile

Stunning and beautiful falls as you enter Highlands - worth pulling to the side to take in the water rush and stunning falls...but a little secret...this is only the welcome mat. The next 2-3 pull offs, next to the guard rail openings, give you a chance to hike down to OTHER smaller and beautiful falls to experience close up! The... More 

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Palm Beach Gardens, Florida
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 August 2016 via mobile

We accidentally found this gorge and waterfall. We were encourage by some other people to hike down for the view. We stopped in a pull off area in the road. The hike down starts with ropes! Then it is a very severe steep climb down. Many trees have fallen and they help navigate on the way down. Children had no... More 

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1 Thank Christina B
Clearwater, Florida
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 July 2016

the falls is not large but there are steep sides and the day we were there, some teens were using a rope swing to plunge into the questionable depth below the falls. interesting

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Hayden, Alabama
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 July 2016

We saw this beauty on our way to visit Dry Falls. It is absolutely gorgeous cascading down the mountainside. My only complaint is I did not get to pull over and find a way down!

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Thank Kayla2019
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 July 2016

We pulled over because we saw a pull-off area and lo and behold it was Cullasajah Falls! This place is gorgeous. There are huge boulders that you can sit on and just enjoy the scenery and goings on around you. The sound of the waterfall is so relaxing and the air is so fresh! We liked the place so much... More 

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Thank Joy D
Tallahassee, Florida
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 June 2016

We missed this on the way down to Franklin, but GPS it on the way back up. It is a roadside stop for a picture.

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Anderson, South Carolina
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 June 2016

There is only a pull-off for these falls. There are no signs. If you are traveling from Highlands, you will probably miss the falls unless you know where they are. If you are traveling from Franklin, you can get a glimpse of the falls without stopping. Even from the pull-off, you just get a view of the falls. There is... More 

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Thank Susie G
Raleigh, North Carolina
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 May 2016

Beautiful but be aware of your surroundings. The waterfalls are not identified by signs from the highway. The pull offs to park are small. Remember there are poisonous snakes and black bears in the area. Be smart, observant and stay safe.

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