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Falls Branch Falls

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Address: Stanley Creek Road, Cherrylog, GA
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Excellent short hike!

Takes no time at all to get up the falls. Provided there's been enough rain, you will be greatly rewarded with the double waterfall. You can press on further, too, if you are... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 13 December 2016
mcmugwump
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Montgomery, Alabama
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 February 2017 via mobile

This place is fine but the falls are just ok. There are many better places in North Georgia for falls. Check out Desoto, Raven Cliffs, upper Chattahoochi, Amicalola, or Anna Ruby.

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Lakeland, Florida
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33 reviews
7 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 December 2016

Hiked this one on Christmas Day with the family - super easy to reach, comes up on google maps app which will take you right to parking area - only last 1/4 mi is on unpaved road, the rest paved - ~30 min from downtown Blue Ridge. Unfortunately, 20+ other folks had the same idea so it was not a... More 

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Montgomery, Alabama
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8 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 December 2016

Takes no time at all to get up the falls. Provided there's been enough rain, you will be greatly rewarded with the double waterfall. You can press on further, too, if you are feeling spry!

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Huntsville, Alabama
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33 reviews
21 attraction reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 November 2016

I bet this fall is so pretty in non-draught conditions. We are very short on rainfall in the South this year so the water wasn't plentiful, but it was still very pretty. It was a nice way to work of the apple fritter we got at Mercier's.

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Ellijay, Georgia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 November 2016

Went on a weekday so it wasn't very crowded. Nice tail not to steep. Going through a drought s it was flowing but not what I expected. We plan on going back when the drought is over.

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Clearwater, Florida
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24 reviews
8 attraction reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 October 2016

The road to Falls Branch Falls gets very narrow and winds around and around, ending up with a gravel road for a short time. There are NO signs visible from the road where the trailhead is. The sign is probably 20 yards off the road in the path into the woods where it is dark. Going toward the falls on... More 

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Sparks, Maryland
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6 attraction reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 October 2016

The walk to the falls was pretty quick in comparison to nearby hikes. My wife and I went during drought conditions so the waterfall was a bit low, though still scenic. The forest around the falls were changing colors at the time and it made for a beautiful hike and some great photo opportunities. It did take some time to... More 

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Jupiter, Florida
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15 reviews
8 attraction reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016

This waterfall was easy to find and a fairly easy hike uphill. We had to ditch our stroller about halfway up due to the path being uneven, but it was a mildly strenuous uphill hike alongside a nice creek. There is not a lot of water coming from the falls but it was pretty nonetheless. We had 3 six year... More 

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Sugar Land, Texas
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127 reviews
33 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 153 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 September 2016

Had hoped for something a bit more challenging, but it was a pretty easy 15 minute uphill walk from the gravel parking lot to the falls. I think recent drought must be affecting it because there wasn't much water in the falls. There is a nice platform to view the falls... which would have been nice for a photo op... More 

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Thank GTGal
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5 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 September 2016 via mobile

Nice walk to the falls. Easy hike with some up climb. Not much water from the falls but ot hasnt rained much so that could be the cause. Has a nice seating area for observation. Dogs welcome. At the beginning of the trail was a notebook you could write your name and where you are from. Pretty cool to see... More 

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