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Sliding Rock, Pisgah Forest

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Geologic Formation · Waterfall
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Slide down a rock and into a 15 m (50 ft) waterfall called Sliding Rock, plunging yourself into a 2 m (7 ft) pool at the bottom. From the parking area, steps with a handrail lead you to the top. For those who don't want to get wet, two viewing platforms provide vantage points for photos. You'll find restrooms and changing facilities available on site. The National Forest Service charges a small entrance fee is charged for this recreation area. Choose to start, finish, or center your holiday on a trip to Sliding Rock by using our Pisgah Forest road trip site.
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  • My wife first went here the summer of 1964. Her father was a forest ranger and her mom and dad took her and her 4 siblings there several summers after 1964. Needless to say she fell in love with... 
    My wife first went here the summer of 1964. Her father was a forest ranger and her mom and dad took her and her 4 siblings there several summers after 1964. Needless to say she fell in love with...  more »
  • A fun place to go in the summertime. The water is cold but refreshing. My 11-year-old son slid down the rocks into the natural pool more times than I could count. 
    A fun place to go in the summertime. The water is cold but refreshing. My 11-year-old son slid down the rocks into the natural pool more times than I could count.  more »
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  • The flow was so strong because of the rain from last night, that sliding could be dangerous and there were no life guards as well.
  • 10/10!! it was so fun and exciting!! the water was really cold, but besides that, I had a lot of fun! definitely would go back

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