489 – Beverly Hillbilly Falls

Accessibility – Hard

Height – 35-40′

Distance – 2.8 (out and back)

Beauty – 7

Photo rating – 6

Solitude – 7

GPS Info: LAT 35.92343 LONG -81.84746

Last Visited – 04-23-2021

Last Updated – 01-07-2023


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Beverly Hillbilly Falls is the next waterfall upstream from Steels Creek Falls. I like this one becasue of the way the creek abruptly turns at the base of the falls. Getting to it requires a crossing of Steels Creek and some bushwhacking, although there is enough of a path you can follow. Follow the directions to Steels Creek Falls, and continue upstream for anotehr 0.3 of a mile. At this point the MST makes a left and starts to climb. There is a less obvious trail that continues straight. You want this one. A tenth of a mile later, cross Steels Creek and enter the woods. A worn track will lead you to the base of the falls.

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