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Fall Creek Falls

Fall Creek Falls State Park, TN
+1 423-881-5298
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Another great State Park experience!

Another great State Park experience. Great hiking, awesome waterfalls. Also beautiful camp grounds... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Tampa, Florida

Although we were somewhat disappointed in the amount of water flowing at the falls compared to... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Lake Mary, United States
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Fall Creek Falls, at 256 feet, is one of the highest waterfalls in the eastern United States. Other waterfalls within the park include Piney Falls, Cane Creek Falls and Cane Creek Cascades.
  • Excellent66%
  • Very good26%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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Fall Creek Falls State Park, TN
+1 423-881-5298
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Another great State Park experience. Great hiking, awesome waterfalls. Also beautiful camp grounds, sites are nice and semi private with small concrete pads and a gravel drive. Only complaint would be the sites are steep and not level. It took quite a bit to get...More

Thank Tampatmm
Reviewed 1 week ago

Although we were somewhat disappointed in the amount of water flowing at the falls compared to previous trips they were still beautiful!

Thank Q9560PQjamies
Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed in the inn by lakeside where is beautiful view. Staff are so nice. There are a lot of activities in there. Restaurant is clean, good food and reasonable price.

Thank Julie M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Fall Creek Falls State Park has provided great camping experiences year after year. It is a large wooded park that allows one to escape city life and be a part of nature. We have been visiting for decades, and we are still finding new and...More

2  Thank Ethan K
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Hiked the Paw Paw trail. The scenery was beautiful. The cascades next to the visitor center was like a natural water park. You can swim at the base of the cascades. We hiked about 5 miles total and some of the overlooks are breathtaking. They...More

Thank G4flyfish
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We will definitely be going back. Picturesque and lots to do there. The only negative I have is there are too many trees in lot A for campers. Trees are great but not where campers park, new ones have been planted where you need to...More

Thank Bo I
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The park is billed as the largest state park in Tennessee, and has a great lake and walking trails near the convention center. The long trails to the falls are steep and complicated by worn and craggy steps making it difficult for anyone not very...More

Thank bedfordv
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We wish we had planned more time here. It was beautiful with lists to do. The hikes are breathtaking. Swimming and fishing are available. The general store has Anything you might have forgotten. We would come back here again for sure.

Thank travelfam4045
Reviewed 9 July 2017 via mobile

Love this place. So pretty and such fun hikes. Great exercise with rewarding views and just a good time all the way around!

Thank lindseyreneeholland
Reviewed 5 July 2017

Loved hiking through Fall Creek Falls. My husband and I were visiting Nashville and decided to take a day trip to do some hiking. This park was great. The large waterfall was neat as you could climb it and swim in it as well. The...More

Thank Jodie M
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6 August 2017|
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Response from Kenneth D | Reviewed this property |
Most of the trails are fairly easy. The exception being the one that goes down toward the base of the high falls, which may be a little rough for children. The park rangers & staff are more than helpful in recommending... More
29 June 2017|
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Response from ymceight | Reviewed this property |
Consider giving the park office a call re: this question
Loretta F
19 April 2017|
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Response from RO1459 | Reviewed this property |
There are several areas that are excellent for tents. I would stay in section E, which is mostly tents and only has electric and water. NO sewer. Section B has some sites that would be good for a tent but they will be more... More