PHOTO BY CHRISTIE W.

​​Driving Directions: From the intersection of U.S. 276, U.S. 64, and N.C. 280 in Brevard, drive 5.1 miles north on U.S. 276 to F.R. 475 on the left at the sign for the Pisgah Center for Wildlife Education. Turn left onto F.R. 475, passing the Pisgah Center for Wildlife Education in 1.3 miles and F.R. 475B on the right in 1.5 miles. Continue on F.R. 475, which changes to gravel, for 4.2 miles to the gated F.R. 5095 on the left.

Hiking Directions: Begin the hike past the gate on F.R. 5095 for 0.83 mile to the first creek crossing. The creek flows under the road using a large culvert. Before the creek crossing, a short scramble path leads to the base of the upper portion of the falls.