Cataract Falls, Great Smoky Mountains National Park

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#7 of 12 in Nature in Great Smoky Mountains National Park
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  • My wife and I thoroughly enjoyed our walk in the woods after our visitor center visit to see Cataract Falls  more »
  • Nice walk, on marked path, wide stone footing with pretty scenery. Quick round trip but the falls were a bit disappointing even though they are nice to view, the “falls” were a dribble.  more »
  • This was my first experience going to a waterfall and I highly recommend and enjoyed it. It isn't a bad walk/hike and the rewards are endless. it is so beautiful and a must do!  more »
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  • We love the fact that you're so close to parking so we can take our toddler. It's quite the adventure for him, we love this area!
  • Wasn't much water falling but great for kids to see and its a 10 or 15min walk too it from parking lot
  • Nice small trail to reach the fall. Nice walk in the stream of water
  • Nice walk back to the small (almost disappointingly) falls. Could ride my handicap scooter most of the way and parked and walked the last stretch w steps. Really great for family!
  • Short flat hike to a very pretty waterfall. Sign is easy to miss from the road. The trail is on the right just after the first stone bridge. Parking is just before the same stone bridge.
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