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Abrams Falls Trail

Cade's Cove, Great Smoky Mountains National Park, TN
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This hike tool us about 3 hours or so to go to the falls and back. The trail says it's strenuous... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Katlin J
Baltimore, Maryland
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Morning hike

Somewhat strenuous walk but the falls and trail views were well worth it. Take plenty water & I... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Cynthia W
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Cade's Cove, Great Smoky Mountains National Park, TN
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

This hike tool us about 3 hours or so to go to the falls and back. The trail says it's strenuous but I didn't think it was that bad. The terrain goes up and down a lot and there are rocks and tree roots everywhere....More

Thank Katlin J
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Somewhat strenuous walk but the falls and trail views were well worth it. Take plenty water & I suggest going early to avoid the heat of the day.

Thank Cynthia W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The hike was moderately difficult. It was steep at some places but not too bad. The trail goes along the water stream making it beautiful. Path is covered with tall trees which protects you from sun and keeps it cool. When you reach the falls...More

Thank TripMember09222015
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Very pretty hike and falls.even our 4 year old had a good hike.the water at the bottom of the falls felt so good to jump in and cool off

Thank blueovalfe
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I had been warned ahead of doing this hike by a ranger that everyone and their brother would be down there -- they were right. But to be honest, it was still a great hike (and did it with lunch in about 2 hours and...More

Thank Susanna C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Abrams Falls Trail beings in the parking lot about half way around the Cades Cove Loop Road and terminates in 4.2 miles at the junction with Hatcher Mountain Trail. (The falls are located 2.5 miles from the trailhead.) This trail would be considered moderate by...More

1  Thank Bill P
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Where do I begin....if you are "NOT" a hiker and/or "OUT OF SHAPE", this hike will be extremely hard! Things to keep in mind....you will need a backpack with lots of water. Walking sticks would be extremely helpful. Sneakers with good grips are necessary! This...More

Thank sweetpeasue
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Too many hikers and they fill up at the falls. Parking lot is full up! Don't even go there! It's not a nice falls to visit!

Thank meshular1
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Great hike, 2.5 miles round trip with a 1000' elevation change. View once there outstanding. Take plenty of water.

Thank agoyne
Reviewed 16 July 2017 via mobile

I hiked this trail early in the morning and enjoyed the sunrise and early morning "fog". Temperatures were about 15 degrees cooler along the trail due to the tree coverings. It took me 2 hours to walk this 5ish mile round-trip trail...and I was walking...More

Thank Tim V
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