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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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Not the biggest set of falls in the park, but it is very picturesque and visible from the road. On the left hand side if driving from Gatlinburg to Townsend/Cades Cove...on the... read more

Reviewed 28 January 2017
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Abbeville, South Carolina, United States
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15 reviews
7 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Right below the sinks. Gorgeous view and love that it can be seen from the road. Nice, large pulloff area.

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Thank Jennifer S
Willoughby, OH, United States
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19 reviews
10 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

This is one Falls you can view from the road. It is tucked away from the parking spot, so be sure to track your mileage. For good photos, make sure to have a zoom lens.

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Thank Anita K
Marion
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658 reviews
435 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 248 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 April 2017

Anywhere else this would be a destination in its own right, but in the Smokies the only reason it's listed at all is because you can see it from the road like many other small falls and cascades. If you want a short hike to falls or have small children along, try the more impressive Cataract Falls behind the Sugarlands... More 

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Thank Paul S
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376 reviews
159 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 109 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 January 2017

Not the biggest set of falls in the park, but it is very picturesque and visible from the road. On the left hand side if driving from Gatlinburg to Townsend/Cades Cove...on the right if headed the other direction.

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Thank Smkymtntroutman
Cookeville, Tennessee
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500 reviews
247 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 173 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 January 2017

This fall can be seen from the road. However, I highly recommend pulling into the parking area and getting out to enjoy the view. We were not wearing the shoes to hike after a rain due to it being slippery. Next time, we will get closer.

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Thank judy177
Springfield, Tennessee
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849 reviews
552 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 669 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 January 2017

This small waterfall is one that you can see without hiking. There is a small pullout on the road where you can park. You can see the waterfall from the road and take great pictures. There is no real value in hiking any closer to the falls. It is worth a stop if you are driving through this stretch of... More 

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Thank Tennessee50plus
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39 reviews
13 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
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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Thank Ashleigh K
Philadelphia
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101 reviews
31 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
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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Thank webbfoot
Loris, South Carolina
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26 reviews
19 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 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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Thank Deborah G
Meridian, Mississippi
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153 reviews
34 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
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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