High Falls in DuPont Forest

High Falls in DuPont Forest photo by NC WaterfallsHigh Falls is a beautiful waterfall located in DuPont State Recreational Forest in western North Carolina. It is one of the most popular waterfalls in the area, known for its impressive 120-foot drop and stunning natural beauty.

The hike to High Falls is a moderate 1.5-mile round trip, with an elevation gain of approximately 200 feet. The trail winds through the forest and follows the Little River before arriving at the base of the waterfall. Visitors can view the waterfall from a designated overlook, offering a stunning view of the cascading water and surrounding rocks.

In addition to the main viewing area, visitors can also explore the surrounding trails to find additional vantage points for viewing the falls. Some trails even lead to the base of the waterfall, allowing visitors to get an up-close look at the rushing water and feel the mist on their face.

High Falls is also a popular destination for photographers, with its natural beauty and accessible location making it a great spot for capturing stunning images of the waterfall and surrounding landscape.

Overall, High Falls is a must-visit destination for anyone traveling to DuPont State Recreational Forest. Its impressive size and natural beauty, as well as its accessibility and popularity among hikers and photographers, make it one of the most iconic waterfalls in western North Carolina.

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