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Definitely Take This Hike!

Took a short drive to Duke's Creek Falls and were immediately treated to a beautiful view of Yonah... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
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Short hike to a beautiful waterfall

This is a short pleasant hike. The river runs along most of it. Nice pathways to a spectacular... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Okeechobee, Florida
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Russell Scenic Highway, Tree houses, Helen, GA
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Took a short drive to Duke's Creek Falls and were immediately treated to a beautiful view of Yonah Mountain within the first 60 seconds. The trail descends alongside a shallow, mossy stream, hiking to several large, cascading waterfalls that tumble at the convergence of Davis...More

Thank heatherpiro
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a short pleasant hike. The river runs along most of it. Nice pathways to a spectacular site.

Reviewed 1 week ago

This hike is not difficult, but it was very enjoyable. Several people were disappointed about the damaged overlook. It would have made it a little bit nicer - but it is still a very impressive falls. On the way back up the trail you can...More

Thank KimsHusband
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Hike to falls easy as wife had both knees replaced last year & had no problem. Water was up & falls were really beautiful & water was running fast. Trails were maintained well but tree had fallen on upper deck & was closed for safety...More

Thank ken-wdstk
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The hike is not trivial, but it is well worthwhile. I'd say it's easy - not the least bit strenuous. There is a smaller falls way up to the left and a larger cascading falls too.

Thank James H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Easy trail. Several switchbacks but you can't get lost. Just over a mile each way. Falls are beautiful. We went 10/21/18 and a tree had destroyed the upper landing so be careful.

Thank jrwsgal
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We loved this walk-depicted the trees on the ground, etc which gave it a mountain feel. The falls were beautiful! The trees, mushrooms and color was gorgeous! The Uniquoi park was also beautiful!

Thank karen m
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I can only give the falls 2 stars as after a round trip 4 mile hike was very disappointed to get there and find the second level of the lookout in dis-repair and closed. It is not an easy hike and you’re not aware of...More

Thank Kathy B
Reviewed 2 October 2018

We enjoyed the trek to and from the waterfall. There was some damage to one overlook that needed repair.

1  Thank Jason A
Reviewed 15 September 2018

Several sources led us to believe the hike was anywhere from .8 of a mile to 1.1 mile one way. My Fitbit tracked it at 1.25. The trail was mostly level but not paved. The falls were beautiful and worth the hike regardless. 2 reasons...More

1  Thank rdsalley
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30 March 2018|
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Response from MariefromGeorgia | Reviewed this property |
Well, keep in mind three things: 1. the trail does have very narrow and rocky parts to it, 2. there will be others on the trail and the trail goes to a small "goat path" in places, causing you to walk single file in places... More
22 November 2017|
Response from M1725TNrobertl | Reviewed this property |
It’s about the end of the color change. However it’s still beautiful up here. Definitely fun for the kids. Our little guy did this hike no problems ! Have fun! Safe travels! R
22 November 2017|
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Response from Gene L | Reviewed this property |
The trees should have changed colors. We went with our 6 and 3 year old both did great