Meigs Falls, Great Smoky Mountains National Park

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#12 of 12 in Nature in Great Smoky Mountains National Park
Meigs Falls is located in Great Smoky Mountains National Park. Make Meigs Falls a centerpiece of your Great Smoky Mountains National Park vacation itinerary, and find what else is worth visiting using our Great Smoky Mountains National Park itinerary maker.
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  • July 19, 2017
    My husband and I stopped here for a few minutes on our way back from Cades Cove. There is a pull off to view as the waterfall sits back away from the road. Nothing super impressive, but for people who...  more »
  • July 16, 2017
    Nice falls set back from the road It's very easy to drive by without seeing it It's a nice spot for photos  more »
  • June 21, 2017
    Decent waterfall that can be seen from your car. Just get a map so you know when it's coming up on the Little River Road as there are no signs, just a pull off to park.  more »
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  • April 16, 2017
    Good for photographers, a little bit far from the road and not easy for cell phone to have a good picture
  • April 18, 2017
    Beautiful and the Yankees can't get to it! No one can come invade on your privacy.
  • October 31, 2016
    Very close to the road. There is bridge and parking over the bridge. Quick stop and photo shoot. Falls itself very small but looks great to view from Road. Didnt make the trail that lead to the falls
  • November 9, 2016
    Nice place. Hidden gem. Highly recommend for the photographers
  • August 8, 2016
    Gorgeous waterfall! We had water shoes, climbed down and hiked through the water to see it. Spent a while just enjoying the peaceful sounds, got engaged down there too! 💛

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Where to stay in Great Smoky Mountains National Park

Inside Great Smoky Mountains National Park, choose between developed campgrounds where you can pitch your tent by your car and access restrooms and showers, or more primitive vehicle-accessed campgrounds. The park also offers accommodations in a permanent structure at LeConte Lodge, which is accessible via five different hiking trails. (There is no car access; you must hike in to use this lodge.) For a wider array of lodging options, stay in Gatlinburg. Serving primarily as a resort gateway to the park, the town offers various styles of accommodation, from national chain hotels to mountain lodges to small inns. Most places lie within 8 km (5 mi) of the park's entrance.
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