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Fall Creek Falls State Park

10821 Park Rd., Pikeville, Tennessee 37367 USA

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Reviewed by
Anna Hider

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April 07, 2014
Rated 5.0

The hike down to the base of the falls is pretty steep- but it's worth it! Plus swimming is a great way to take a break and you can dry off on the hike back up.

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Travel Oregon

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June 17, 2015

(Lower Falls) Double waterfall that totals 30-50 feet (9-15 m). (Falls Creek Falls) 40-60 foot (12-18 m) drop visible from trail. (Upper Falls) Descends 50-80 feet (15-24 m). Near Diamond Creek Falls on Cician Lake Trail #3662.

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Luke The Drifter

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September 11, 2014
Rated 5.0

I suggest going to the Cascade Falls for a swim, they have tons of little jumps and a slide or two (rock slide that is)... it's just upstream and an easy hike from the nature center/parking lot (with stairs and only one tricky part towards the bottom) you can also hike to the top of Falls Creek Falls from the Cascades.

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Lesli Peterson

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August 22, 2022
Rated 5.0

Fall Creek Falls State Park is one of Tennessee’s largest and most visited state parks. Located just two hours from Nashville in Spencer, Tennessee, the namesake waterfall here is one of the most impressive in the state.

At 256 feet, Fall Creek Falls is one of the highest waterfalls in the eastern United States.

The waterfall is perfect for a family adventure, because it can be seen from the base and the top — with a variety of short or long hike choices, so you can choose what works best for your crew. The trail to the top of Fall Creek Falls is a moderate hike, that’s roughly 2.4 miles.

You’ll also find a nature center here that the kids will love, as well as plenty of parking. Located just behind the nature center is the Cane Creek Cascades. Although not a plunging waterfall, it is still impressive and easy to visit.

We think Fall Creek Falls is one of the best waterfalls in Tennessee to visit!

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alyse

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February 24, 2016
Rated 5.0

This is a beautiful area with many breathtaking sights, you can get up close and personal with the falls, and there are several falls to see

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Carter G Pavey IV

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March 09, 2015
Rated 4.0

Great camp site. Road to falls was closed.

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Fall Creek Falls State Park

10821 Park Rd.
Pikeville, Tennessee
37367 USA

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  • Pets Allowed
  • Restrooms
  • Wifi
  • Wheelchair Accessible
  • Credit Cards Accepted
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State park or forest
Back In RV Sites Count
30
Max Length
50ft
Max Stay
14
Pull Through RV Sites Count
7
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Year Round
Season Start
Year Round
Sites Count
66
  • Swimming Pool
  • Paved Sites
  • Fifty Amp
  • Full Hookup
  • Rec Facilities
  • Pull Through
  • Tent Sites
  • Dump Station
  • Back In RV Sites
  • Firewood
  • Laundry
  • Potable Water
  • Pull Through RV Sites
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  • Sewer Hookup
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