Bridal Veil Falls

Level of difficulty: Extremely easy. This waterfall is visible from the road.

Parking: Adequate.

Driving distance/directions from downtown Highlands, NC: 2.7 miles. Follow Hwy. 64 (Franklin Road). Waterfall is on the right. 

Description: An alternate road curves under this waterfall allowing drivers to pass underneath. A large gravel parking area is adjacent.

Footnote: The road under the waterfall was closed for several years after a boulder fell and blocked it. It was blasted away, and the road was reopened in 2007.

Hike descriptions adapted from the Highland Hiker’s Guide to Day Hikes.

Crossroads Chronicle

Mailing Address:
PO Box 1040
196 Burns Street, Suite 1
Cashiers, NC 28717
Phone: 828-743-5101
Fax: 828-743-4173