194 – Exit Falls

Accessibility – Hard+

Height: Approx 28′

Distance – 5.5 (shuttle hike)

Beauty – 8

Photo rating – 5

Solitude – 10

GPS Info: LAT 35.0505 LONG -83.0470

Last updated – 06-15-2017

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Hike Directions: You’re going to have to hike the Upper Whitewater River downstream from the upper access off Heady Mountain Road. This is the first waterfall upstream of Bedrock Betty Falls and to get to Exit Falls, you have to come up from Bedrock Betty. There is a defined trail leading between the falls, making this an easy hike. This is the lower end of the slot canyon where the Whitewater River emerges after about 100 yards in the narrow chasm. There is a waterfall above this called Little Canyon Falls than I did not visit on this trip. Further upstream is Sculpted Falls, also omitted on this venture.

Some team members preparing to cross the falls – June 2017
Middle of the creek view – June 2017
Perched on my favorite rock – June 2017
Another from my rock – June 2017

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