Ramsey Cascades, Great Smoky Mountains National Park

4.8
#8 of 13 in Nature in Great Smoky Mountains National Park
Embark on the rather challenging hike to Ramsey Cascades, where water rushes over a set of boulders in a picturesque veil. Don good hiking shoes and clothes, bring lots of water and snacks, and follow the narrow stream up towards the top. On the last sequence of the hike you'll have to cross two log bridges, so exercise caution, especially if there are kids with you. Take a dip in the pool at the bottom of the cascades, or simply soak in the pristine forest setting. Plan your Ramsey Cascades visit and explore what else you can see and do in Great Smoky Mountains National Park using our Great Smoky Mountains National Park sightseeing planning website .
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  • I’m a flatlander in decent shape and I hike a fair amount. This trail was difficult with the uphill walking but I took it slow and the waterfall was worth it. I really don’t know how some people I pas...  more »
  • It was a very nice trail. Many people on the trail had been to the Cascades before. Saw a bear on the way back to the car.  more »

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