Hike the Swallow Falls Loop

Swallow Falls Parking Area

Hike along Muddy Creek for views of numerous impressive waterfalls.

This park has plenty to do—forest hiking, swimming at Herrington Manor, and camping—but the main attraction, unsurprisingly, is Swallow Falls.

The Swallow Falls Canyon Trail (1.25 miles) follows Muddy Creek and features a number of other falls, including Muddy Creek Falls (53 ft).

Photo Credit: Jon Dawson, bobu

Pack List

  • $3-5 per person fee
  • Hiking shoes
  • Towel
  • Swimsuit
  • Sun protection
  • Water
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RT Distance 1 Miles
Activities Skiing, Swimming, Snowshoeing, Hiking
Skill Level Beginner
Season Year Round
Trail Type Loop
Features
Forest
Lake
Waterfall

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Amazing

Gorgeous scenery. Like an oasis from reality!

Fun Swimming Hole in the Summer

A friend and I ate out on the rocks and sunbathed for an hour before continuing on to photograph the falls

Future Adventure

I am headed here this weekend and I am stoked! From the looks of it, I'm in for a treat.


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