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Fantastic River

Enjoyed looking at the river from various vantage points. From the quiet still waters, to the hard... read more

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jlantern3
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Columbia, South Carolina
Easy hike

Relatively easy hike depending on experience. Can do several different ones off of the main trail... read more

Reviewed September 1, 2018
barbiept2000
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Coos Bay, Oregon
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This waterway travels through the Linville Gorge.
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Reviewed today

Enjoyed looking at the river from various vantage points. From the quiet still waters, to the hard, fast pace rapids and falls , this is truly a wonder of nature the a person will enjoy. Bring a camera to capture exciting shots.

Thank jlantern3
Reviewed September 1, 2018

Relatively easy hike depending on experience. Can do several different ones off of the main trail head. Gorgeous falls.

Thank barbiept2000
Reviewed July 1, 2018

Linville River, in the Pisgah National Forest, was well worth the visit. It was really interesting to look at the rocks and the way they were shaped by water, also to see the level of debris left by the last high water. When we were...More

Thank Maggie G
Reviewed June 30, 2018 via mobile

You can't go wrong! Beauty abounds everywhere you look. A moderately easy hike for those that can't manage the strenuous hikes, but want to see the waterfalls.

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Reviewed May 11, 2018

There are three main hikes. If you go to the lower falls, that is the easiest and the one that I would recommend. They have a trail that takes you high above the same falls that you can see at the lower falls, but you...More

Thank Corey C
Reviewed April 29, 2018

One really good part about the views is that there are so many places to see them from. There is a really short walk, like 1/4 mile and there is 1/2 mile, 3/4 and maybe a mile. There are some other hikes going further down...More

Thank Scott G
Reviewed March 13, 2018

We visited in March for spring break. Nice bridge to relax over the river just steps from the parking lot. Walk down the river to the falls is not very difficult or lengthy. I would recommend this for anyone.

Thank blong8161
Reviewed December 5, 2017

The views are what you come for. A great time and you will come back again. Enjoy what is there. God makes it all possible.

Thank Don B
Reviewed November 27, 2017 via mobile

We enjoyed the hike and the Linville Falls. We stopped at the first vantage point, and headed back to the lot, since it is about a mile round trip. There are some uneven steps near the vantage point to be careful on.

Thank mersmom2016
Reviewed October 27, 2017

This is a nice side trip and is beautiful. From the parking area it is .4 of a mile but the trail is up & down. A bad knee was feeling it pretty soon. This was also after a day of heavy rain in the...More

Thank frdallen
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