Hike to Cataract Falls, Smoky Mountains
Tennessee › Cataract Falls Trailhead
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An easy, family-friendly hike along Fighting Creek to a 25-foot cascade.
You will find the trailhead to this gravel path just to the left of the Sugarlands Visitor Center. The easy walk along Fighting Creek is scenic and tends not to be crowded, either.
At the end of the hike you will find a beautiful 25-foot waterfall. Please refrain from climbing on or around the falls.
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Short And Pleasant
This is a great hike for families with young children. The path is paved and many of the plants and trees are marked. The path is smooth so it's easy for younger ones to navigate. The falls are beautiful. Definitely worth a walk.
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