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Slick Rock is NOT Sliding Rock

These two places are different, but not far from each other. This one (Slick Rock) is free and... read more

Reviewed 10 August 2018
domeehoo
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Charlotte, North Carolina
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Easy to Visit but Best after a Good Rain

Slick Rock Falls is a nice waterfall that is very easy to visit. From the Pisgah Wildlife Center... read more

Reviewed 4 September 2017
jmpncsu
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Raleigh, North Carolina
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Reviewed 10 October 2018

Great falls, fun to slide down rock into clean crystal clean water!!! All people had fun........would suggest to wear those "boat water" shoes since rocks are hard to walk on, but otherwise, had fun...would do it again!!!

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank bokar1414
Reviewed 27 August 2018

This falls is on Forest Road 475B which is just past the Fish Hatchery. The falls is about 35 ft high, but to be very interesting, it needs a good waterflow. The hike is about 100 yds from the parking area. If you continue on...More

Date of experience: April 2018
1  Thank larryg425
Reviewed 10 August 2018 via mobile

These two places are different, but not far from each other. This one (Slick Rock) is free and don't try to slide down it or you will die. You get to it by turning down FR475B which is across the road from the fish hatchery,...More

Date of experience: August 2018
2  Thank domeehoo
Reviewed 4 August 2018 via mobile

I think early reviews are correct. Some of these reviews are being confused with sliding rock. We didn’t find the waterfall. The gravel road was more like a off road excursion on my car (though there has been a lot rain). Kids still enjoyed playing...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank BoJo E
Reviewed 29 July 2018

Not too long to wait, even with a big line. We all had a great time sliding and splashing into the cold mountain water - it's brisk and refreshing.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank yellowbfly
Reviewed 4 June 2018

A beautiful tranquil place for everyone. The sights and smells of nature. Very refreshing to enjoy the sound of falling water. Must see.

Date of experience: May 2018
1  Thank nonsense193
Reviewed 22 May 2018

Fun, exciting, the family will love it, great water fun, a real life water adventure much better than a water park.

Date of experience: May 2018
2  Thank peterrC5040MB
Reviewed 4 September 2017

Slick Rock Falls is a nice waterfall that is very easy to visit. From the Pisgah Wildlife Center and Fish Hatchery go left and almost an immediate right on gravel Headwaters Road (FR-475B). It's just over a mile to a parking area on the right....More

Date of experience: August 2017
4  Thank jmpncsu
Reviewed 25 August 2017

Just be aware that you have to drive 1.1 miles on a narrow, curvy rock road with different size rocks, not all small. The falls are very had to see from the parking lot. It is a short, about 75 yard walk to a better...More

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank RaleighNCtravel
Reviewed 25 August 2017

You can see the falls from the parking area so it doesn't require any hiking. This is a good thing because unless there has been a good heavy rain the falls are nothing to write home about. I love waterfalls and when we got there...More

Date of experience: March 2017
1  Thank cheryl h
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