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Beautiful Walk

Upon stopping at the gate, and paying $5/person, we parked our car and started out on the hike to... read more

Reviewed 8 May 2017
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Searching for waterfall

Top down on Miata, sun on our faces, warm wind in our hair....nice day drive from Charlotte, short... read more

Reviewed 13 February 2017
Kate W
Charlotte, North Carolina
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“Great Easy Hike with Beautiful Waterfall”
17 Oct 2017
“Ethel James Chase Bridge”
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 today 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

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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

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

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.

1  Thank Kate W
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

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.

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

21  Thank Susan W
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Vicki R
25 May 2015|
Response from NCRubydoo |
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