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Pretty Falls

We saw the falls from the road like the other reviews said but when we drove Down a little to see... read more

Reviewed 3 November 2018
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View a waterfall from your car: No hiking required

I have driven Little River Rd countless times over the years. I have gone in search of Meigs Falls... read more

Reviewed 17 July 2018
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Little River Road, 12.6 Miles from Sugarlands Visitor Center, Great Smoky Mountains National Park, TN
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

If I hadn't wondered what other people were pulled off to stare at, we would have missed them. Pretty falls and the road runs along the stream so it was just a nice scenic stop.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank TravelingShanti
Reviewed 3 November 2018 via mobile

We saw the falls from the road like the other reviews said but when we drove Down a little to see the Sinks there is a trail head to hike to see Meigs Falls up close. It was a 3.5 mile walk and we had...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 18 August 2018

If the ranger wouldn't have told us where it was we would have driven right past it. Beautiful as is everything in the National Park!

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 23 July 2018

Nice climb up steps to get to this waterfall. It was simply beautiful! The climb is not bad at all and at the top there's a bench to take a rest if needed. The waterfall is a short hike beyond the steps.

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed 17 July 2018

I have driven Little River Rd countless times over the years. I have gone in search of Meigs Falls a time or two, not knowing EXACTLY where it was located. I will tell you that it is easy to miss IF you are not looking...More

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank daisyferret1
Reviewed 7 July 2018 via mobile

Today we saw Meigs Falls and they were very nice. You can just pull off on the side of the road and see it. The only hard part is it is kind of hidden in the woods from the road. We would go back again!

Date of experience: July 2018
Reviewed 16 May 2018

This has always been a family favorite, because it can easily be viewed from the road. It is easily missed unless you know where to look and are looking for it. The stone lined pull-over observation area is the only indicator--one of the only stone...More

Date of experience: May 2018
1  Thank Ed W
Reviewed 16 May 2018 via mobile

This is a beautiful, must see, falls on your way to Cade's Cove. You will be able to pull over and see if from the road.

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank tsheetz
Reviewed 29 March 2018

While doing the Little River Gorge Road, we stopped a bit at Meigs Falls, just to look, and admire the flow. Though it was late March, it was more like Winter in the Great Smoky Mountains National Park. We had experienced snow, just the day...More

Date of experience: March 2018
1  Thank The_Loup_Garou
Reviewed 12 January 2018

The gentleman at the visitor center in Townsend TN pointed us to this waterfall. You do have to be looking for it. There is a pull off area so you can get out and get a better look or take selfies. It was frozen and...More

Date of experience: January 2018
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Janet W
7 February 2018|
Response from Kelly S | Reviewed this property |
they do not want folks swimming there so they try to downplay it.