The Waterfalls of Macon County

Bridal Veil Falls
Cullasaja Falls
Dry Falls
Glen Falls
Scotsman Creek Falls
Secret Falls

Waterfall Index


Height: 50 Feet
Latitude: N 35° 00.259

Distance: 0.7 Mile

Longitude: W 83° 10.267
Elevation Change: 245 Feet

Secret Falls

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Directions to the falls:

  1. From the junction of NC 28 and US 64 in Highlands, head South on NC 64 for 4.1 Miles.
  2. Turn left onto Rick Gap Road and follow it for 0.6 mile.
  3. Turn right onto FR 4567 and drive another 1.75 miles to a gated logging road on the right.
  4. Park here and follow the logging road for 0.2 mile, the trail departs to the left here.
  5. Follow the trail 0.5 mile to the brink of the falls.
  6. The scramble path to the base is barely discernable to the right just past the fire ring at the top of the falls.