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Nice Bridge and Waterfalls !! A must see and do !!

Rural and small, but mighty to the traveler. If you are in the area and want to spend some time... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Virginia Beach, Virginia
Great Easy Hike with Beautiful Waterfall

This is a great day trip. Very easy hike about 1/2mile trip total. Trail follows beautiful creek... read more

Reviewed 22 October 2018
North Carolina
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Site at Pearson's Falls Glen, named for a member of the club that runs this wilderness area.
Hendersonville, NC
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Rural and small, but mighty to the traveler. If you are in the area and want to spend some time loving nature, this is a great place to go and spend a half a day. There is a small fee, no big deal and you...More

Date of experience: February 2019
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Reviewed 22 October 2018 via mobile

This is a great day trip. Very easy hike about 1/2mile trip total. Trail follows beautiful creek leading up to waterfall. Waterfall is beautiful. Lots of picnic tables and benches along the way to relax and enjoy the scenery. It does cost $5.00 to get...More

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank Mylittlehobby
Reviewed 18 October 2017 via mobile

Never found the Bridge. It is listed for Hendersonville but no one in the town has ever heard of it. The address given for the Bridge in Hendersonville leads you to a company that has since moved and only the building remains. Went to Saluda...More

Date of experience: October 2017
1  Thank Joyce M
Reviewed 8 May 2017 via mobile

Upon stopping at the gate, and paying $5/person, we parked our car and started out on the hike to the falls. It is a flat rock trail with lots of steps. The incline is gradual so it doesn't seem strenuous. The trail follows a fast...More

Date of experience: May 2017
5  Thank DEBORAH H
Reviewed 13 February 2017 via mobile

Top down on Miata, sun on our faces, warm wind in our hair....nice day drive from Charlotte, short hike, easy access.

Date of experience: March 2016
1  Thank KatieGinNC
Reviewed 11 November 2016 via mobile

We had such a lovely times visiting the Ethel James Chase Bridge at Pearson Falls in Saluda NC. It's an uphill walk along a winding creek. There are small rapids & falls along the way. The path does have a few tree roots so watch...More

Date of experience: November 2016
5  Thank tabeaucher
Reviewed 9 August 2016 via mobile

The bridge to Pearson Falls. Located between Tryon and Saluda, NC. A short stroll from parking lot to Falls with some stairs along the way. Park admittance fee is $5.00 per person.

Date of experience: August 2016
1  Thank Kerbie B
Reviewed 31 October 2014

A great spot for a scenic day trip, picnic or treat for out-of-town guests. Trail is well maintained and not difficult, with a view of the fast-moving river the entire way. The 90' waterfall at the end of the trail will not disappoint you! Picnic...More

Date of experience: October 2014
21  Thank Susan W
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Vicki R
25 May 2015|
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Pearson's Falls and Glen is located off Route 176, 4 miles north of Tryon, NC or 3 miles south of Saluda, NC. 2748 Pearson Falls Road Saluda, NC 28773