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Cullasaja Falls

Highway 64, Highlands, NC
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Fantastic views of the waterfall from your car

This is a series of beautiful, spectacular waterfalls you can view and photograph easily from your... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Sandylikethebeach21
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Cullowhee, North Carolina
Beautiful. You MUST do the Highlands drive!

Whether you are a nature lover or not, the Highlands drive and Cullasaja Falls is a MUST do. There... read more

Reviewed 12 September 2017
Adriana P
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Pembroke Pines, Florida
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Reviewed 6 days ago

This is a series of beautiful, spectacular waterfalls you can view and photograph easily from your car in the pull off parking spots on 64 north of Highlands, NC that don’t require any hiking. The falls were especially beautiful with the fall foliage.

Thank Sandylikethebeach21
Reviewed 12 September 2017 via mobile

Whether you are a nature lover or not, the Highlands drive and Cullasaja Falls is a MUST do. There are several waterfalls along the drive and they are all breathtaking. The road is narrow but there are several viewing spots and also places to park...More

Thank Adriana P
Reviewed 8 September 2017

This is and absolutely gorgeous sight any time of the year. The best view is heading east from Franklin. There is a tiny pull off to stop but don't stay too long so others may also stop.

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Reviewed 8 September 2017 via mobile

Taking hwy 64 is an adventure in itself. It gets even better when a big waterfall pops up and you need an easy pull off zone. There are 2 pull off zones to stop. View from the hwy is amazing. We had lots of rain...More

Thank Eric B
Reviewed 29 August 2017 via mobile

I was driving from Franklin to Highlands on 64 and saw it, but couldn't find space to pull off. I wanted so badly to go up and turn around, but we were late for lunch and my passengers vetoed me. This section of the mountain...More

Thank Scooter B
Reviewed 18 August 2017

I hopped the rocks to the fall. It was fun. The local said I could jump in the water but I declined the offer. Great photo opportunities here.

Thank ShibaShadow
Reviewed 28 July 2017 via mobile

We stopped off here briefly on our route 64 waterfall hunt. Parking is tight and the falls are nice. However, we did not have time to hike to the base. I imagine the view from the base is spectacular.

Thank schmutaki
Reviewed 20 July 2017 via mobile

Waterfall lovers will have a blast. It's easier to access off US 64 East traveling towards Highland. Keep in mind that the roads are narrow and winding so check your mirrors before you pull over.While in the area take the time to check out the...More

Thank Islander680
Reviewed 17 July 2017

We were doing one of our many falls tours. We hit 4 different ones on this day. This one is very near road and fairly easy to park. Can be easy to miss but worth the stop. Enjoy NC!!! Cheers!!

Thank onemichael
Reviewed 13 June 2017

Great, cascading waterfall road side on the highway from Franklin, NC up to Highlands. Parking is limited so visit early if you can. We climbed on the rocks, watched the waders (brrr) and took some nice photos. Coming back to river bank, one of our...More

Thank edward d
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