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Cumberland Falls State Resort Park

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What a Great Find

We were on a Thanksgiving roadtrip from Mammoth cave to Gatlinburg and my husband noticed a sign... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
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Amazing Falls

I had a very good time at the Falls - did a bit of hiking, pics and just relaxing while enjoying... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Ellicott City, Maryland
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  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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Called the Niagara of the South, this site offers breathtaking views, fishing and hiking.
7351 Highway 90, Corbin, KY 40701-8857
+1 606-528-4121
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We were on a Thanksgiving roadtrip from Mammoth cave to Gatlinburg and my husband noticed a sign for these falls. We were not familiar with them but thought why not go!?!? What an amazing visit. The falls are soo pretty and accessible. You can hike...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Gran7
Reviewed 1 week ago

I had a very good time at the Falls - did a bit of hiking, pics and just relaxing while enjoying the sights

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank jrzj42
Reviewed 1 week ago

Superb location for Falls viewing/trails; lodge rooms clean,comfortable. Dining is subsistence. If able, bring own food and grill/picnic near river. No alchoholic bev. in lodge. Cottages look nice, summer time pool!

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank janomarg
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Short walk to the falls. The falls are beautiful. Make sure you go to both the top and bottom views. No fee to see the falls

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank 981keithy
Reviewed 8 November 2018 via mobile

The lodge is completely forgettable but the park itself is very nice and just plain beautiful. Lots of trails and areas to explore as well as dozens and dozens and dozens of places for great photo opportunities. If you like nature, you’ll like it here....More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank TheRealJTForReal
Reviewed 7 November 2018 via mobile

Cumberland Falls is very pretty. We viewed the falls during the day and saw a rainbow. We went back at night and saw the famous moon bow. Quite a phenomenon unique to this place. There are hiking trails in the area, too.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Becky H
Reviewed 5 November 2018

We did not go for the moonbow, so early morning was the best time to visit and hike the trails. There was no crowd and it was very peaceful. Lots of places to pull over along the way for great views. I highly recommend the...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Global14217606055
Reviewed 4 November 2018 via mobile

The views just don't disappoint. I had not been in years and this was the first time taking the kids. The trails around the falls were mostly paved and easily accessed. My kids just couldn't get enough and didn't want to leave. It is a...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank susanscales01
Reviewed 27 October 2018 via mobile

A truly beautiful place! Well worth the trip, and a wonderful place to enjoy the day. Access is super-simple, and lots of pretty paths to enjoy.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Mjldly
Reviewed 25 October 2018

Oh my. Cumberland Falls did not disappoint. We loved it here. The falls are spectacular and it was such a peaceful place. Our favorite overlook was lower falls. You can feel the mist from the falls. This is a beautiful place. I did not want...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Rita J
JRMDH, Manager at Cumberland Falls State Resort Park, responded to this reviewResponded 26 October 2018

Thank you for visiting Cumberland Falls!

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1 July 2018|
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Response from dmba10u | Reviewed this property |
No. You just have to be there on the specific dates to see it. The dates are listed on the Cumberland Falls website
23 May 2018|
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Response from Tommy B | Reviewed this property |
very easy access. just park and view the falls. 5 minutes tops.
1 December 2017|
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Response from claw1234 | Reviewed this property |
Seriously, The water is flowing way to fast. then soon the waterfalls. Now people do dip their feet in the water, but even that is not advisable.