​            CHESTNUT FALLS (3)
                                                                   PHOTO BY CHRISTIE W.

Driving Directions: From U.S. 64 North, turn right onto N.C. 215. Continue 10.3 miles, passing Living Waters Ministry and Mill Shoals in 7.6 miles. Turn right onto gravel F.R. 140 and continue 2.6 miles to Kiesee Creek Road (F.R. 5031) on the right. Kiesee Creek Road is gated. Park here without blocking the gate.

Hiking Directions: Hike along Kiesee Creek Road (F.R. 5031) for 0.72 mile to a small path on the left before a fork in the road. Take the path on the left for 410 feet to the base of the falls.