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Indian Creek Falls

West Deep Creek Road, Great Smoky Mountains National Park, NC
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Great waterfall

Great waterfall with a hike around a mile. Very wide Trail not heavily traveled and relatively... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
LarryG1988
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Slidell, Louisiana
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Deep Creek Loop Trail

Fairly challenging hike to see three different falls, including the one listed. Also went off the... read more

Reviewed 15 April 2018
Mike M
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Jonesborough, Tennessee
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West Deep Creek Road, Great Smoky Mountains National Park, NC
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great waterfall with a hike around a mile. Very wide Trail not heavily traveled and relatively easy to walk. There are two other waterfalls in the area. Would recommend doing all 3 as a package deal

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Reviewed 15 April 2018 via mobile

Fairly challenging hike to see three different falls, including the one listed. Also went off the loop on a steep climb to find a cemetery at the top of a ridge line. About 7.5 miles total. A great afternoon if you like the mountains and...More

Thank Mike M
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Reviewed 3 April 2018 via mobile

Nice easy hike on wide gravel path. There are three waterfalls, two on the same path, Tom Branch Falls and Indian Creek Falls. Both are very pretty and easy stroll.

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Reviewed 12 March 2018 via mobile

Nice falls, easy hike. The GPS sent me on a dirt one lane road, but I finally arrived. Then saw parking lot leading to paved road back into town. Saw all three falls, less than an hour relaxing walk.

Thank Tami O
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Reviewed 3 March 2018 via mobile

Moderately easy walk from the parking lot, only one set of stairs to navigate. Just a longer stroll on a maintained running trail. Of the three waterfalls it's not the easiest or the hardest to get to.

Thank Thomas A
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Reviewed 17 October 2017 via mobile

Beautiful location to spend a Sunday morning. Offering trails for those with little experience and those that wish to lace up the boots for a day hike. The falls are just as amazing.

Thank trivial_matter
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Reviewed 20 September 2017

The sign at the beginning of the trail says .7 to the falls thats a lie we actually had a mileage tracker on my watch and it clocked in at just over a mile and 1/2 which is fine its just longer than we thought...More

Thank tinkerbsb
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Reviewed 25 July 2017

Indian Creek Falls is located in the Deep Creek area of the Smoky Mountains National Park. You'll pass Tom Branch Falls on your way to Indian Creek Falls, over a few bridges over the creek and a nice stroll in the shade of the trees...More

Thank Sue L
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Reviewed 12 July 2017 via mobile

I usually just hike up to the top of the tube trail to see this waterfall. We set the tubes down to enjoy the scenery before heading down Deep Creek. I've also walked up the creek above Indian Creek Falls to fly fish, but that...More

Thank George L
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Reviewed 22 June 2017

We continued down the trail after visiting Tom Branch Falls to this beauty. The trail had some incline, but nothing too difficult. This falls is past the tubing put in spot, so there were less people out this way.

Thank stacymh12
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Lisa M
23 August 2017|
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Response from Kathy D | Reviewed this property |
Indian Creek Falls is part of an area known as Deep Creek. This is a section of the Great Smoky Mountains National Park. The Deep Creek area has a large picnic area with grills and tables, and even a covered picnic... More
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Ashley H
21 August 2016|
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Response from RickyFlynt | Reviewed this property |
Yes there is a campground right there at Indian Creek. I believe there is place for hookups and primitive (tent) camping. Showers and bathrooms. Tube rentals nearby too.
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Shrab
18 June 2015|
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Response from Tiffany R |
No, unless it is a service dog. Dogs are only allowed on two trails gatlinburg hiking trail and Oconaluftee river hiking trail.
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