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Tom Branch Falls

West Deep Creek Road, Great Smoky Mountains National Park, Great Smoky Mountains National Park, NC
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The easier of the three Deep Creek Trailhead Falls to reach.

From the parking lot for the Deep Creek Trailhead (located just above the campground on the north... read more

Reviewed 20 April 2017
Tim L
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Jefferson, GA, United States
Short, easy walk; nice view

Wide, gravel road to walk to the falls (two other falls in the immediate area). No pets (several... read more

Reviewed 17 October 2016
Travis M
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West Deep Creek Road, Great Smoky Mountains National Park, Great Smoky Mountains National Park, NC
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Reviewed 20 April 2017

From the parking lot for the Deep Creek Trailhead (located just above the campground on the north end of W. Deep Creek Rd, Bryson City, NC) take the main trail approximately 0,2 miles along a fairly smooth trail (strollers with small children may be pushed...More

1  Thank Tim L
Reviewed 17 October 2016

Wide, gravel road to walk to the falls (two other falls in the immediate area). No pets (several people did not realize this). Nice falls coming into the river with areas to sit and enter the river.

Thank Travis M
Reviewed 1 October 2016

We visited several of these falls, all within about 4 miles of Bryson City where we were staying. We went for a long walk in the morning, and felt like a much shorter one in the afternoon, and these waterfalls were the perfect choice. Of...More

Thank scootermac
Reviewed 9 September 2016

Nice little hike. There's benches to sit and look at the falls. Very nice. Clear water and relaxing sound.

Thank jporter704
Reviewed 25 August 2016

If you read my previous review of Juney Whank, you'll know I'm fluffy and out of shape. Well, we had just completed Juney Whank and decided since we were there, we'd do Tom Branch and Indian Creek Falls. The walk was flat and wide, enough...More

2  Thank Peter's_Lady
Reviewed 22 August 2016

Very easy hike to the falls and you get to see people tubing along the way. Worth the hike to see the falls!

Thank mountaingirlatheart3
Reviewed 13 August 2016

Tom Branch Falls is the easiest of three waterfalls in the Deep Creek area of the Smoky Mountains National Park. While there was not much water flowing down the falls the day I went, it's still a short and pleasurable hike on a wide and...More

Thank Bob S
Reviewed 11 August 2016 via mobile

Went hiking first to see falls, then proceeded to rent tubes. So much fun! One of the highlights of our trip!!!!

Thank DempsL
Reviewed 19 June 2016

This waterfall is a short easy hike from the parking lot. The falls are just beautiful!! Highly recommend if you are in the area.

Thank teatee99
Reviewed 2 June 2016 via mobile

Not far from the parking lot, these falls are on the Deep Creek Trail, on other side of the Deep Creek and not to be missed.

Thank Steven B
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