Wintergreen Falls Trail

Henderson County, North Carolina

Distance0.5mi
Elevation Gain139ft
Trailhead Elevation2,579ft
Top2,591ft
Elevation Min/Max2528/2591ft
Elevation Start/End2579/2579ft

Wintergreen Falls Trail

Wintergreen Falls Trail is a hiking, biking, and horse trail in Henderson County, North Carolina. It is 0.5 miles long and begins at 2,579 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 1.1 miles with a total elevation gain of 139 feet. This trail connects with the following: Sandy Trail and Tarklin Branch Road.

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Waterfalls of the Blue Ridge: A Hiking Guide to the Cascades of the Blue Ridge Mountains (Menasha Ridge Press)
Nicole Blouin, Steve Bordonaro, & Marilou Wier Bordonaro
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"Wintergreen Falls is the forgotten waterfall of DuPont State Forest. We’ve never seen another soul there on our visits. Yes, this cataract is the least spectacular of the cascades at DuPont, but it does afford the most solitude and a nice hike as well." Read more

Wintergreen Falls Trail Reviews

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6/10/2017
Wintergreen Falls is a medium waterfall with a bunch of much larger falls in the area. DuPont is a pretty area with much to see. Hiking trail range from easy to strenuous and are good family day hike. I recommend a visit, just be careful of the wildlife.
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Trail Information

Henderson County
Nearby City
Dog-friendly
Accessibility
Waterfalls
Features
Dupont State Forest
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Dec 2018