Hooker Falls

Where: Hooker Falls, DuPont State Forest What: Hiking Distance: 0.3 miles (0.6 round trip) Parking: 35.202123, -82.620218 Hooker Falls is a popular waterfall and swimming hole in DuPont State Forest just a 0.3 mile walk from the Hooker Falls parking lot on Staton Rd. Although the waterfall is not high (only about 12-14 feet), the waterfall […]

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Mingo Falls

Where: Mingo Falls, near Cherokee Activity: Short hike Distance: 0.2 miles (0.4 round trip) Mingo Falls is a 120 foot waterfall, just 15 minutes north of Cherokee off of Big Cove Rd. Although the trail says the falls are 0.4 miles from the trailhead, the falls were actually only about 0.2 miles from the small parking lot, making […]

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