This scenic waterfall, located just off the Blue Ridge Parkway, is a 60-foot plunge down a wide and even rock face. Moderate trail distance, a 2.5-mile loop. Dogs are only allowed on 6-foot leash, in accordance with NPS regulations.
At Blue Ridge Parkway Milepost 339.5, turn into Crabtree Meadows Recreation Area. The waterfall is accessible year-round. If campground is closed, the hike to falls is an additional 0.3 miles.