Dry Falls: On US
64/28, 4 miles from Highlands. A pleasant
walk from the highway, the path goes behind
the 75 ft. waterfall.
Bridal Veil Falls: This fall cascades
over US 64/28 3 miles from town. Cars drive
under the 120 ft. waterfall.
Bust Your Butt Falls: Approx. 7 miles
west of Highlands.
Cullasaja Falls: On Hwy.64 / 9 miles
from town, it is one of the most Picturesque
falls in North Carolina. It is a 250 ft
Glenn Falls: Located off a dirt road
3 miles south of Highlands on 106S. The
turn-off is marked by a U.S.F.S. sign. Glen
Falls is composed of a series of 3 large
falls dropping approximately 60ft. each
on the east fork of Overflow Creek in the
Blue Valley area. The one-mile foot trail
down to the falls is steep.
Kalakaleskies: Located off US 64/28
west, 2.5 miles northwest of Highlands on
the Cullasaja River. The Sequoyah Dam is
at the head of the falls. There are 18 small
falls within a quarter mile paralleling
Lower Satulah Falls - Clear Creek Falls:
A high narrow waterfall visible from the
overlook approximately 2 1/2 miles from
Highlands Main St.
Rainbow Falls: Hwy. 64 east to Hwy.
Turtleback Falls: Hwy. 64 east to
Hwy. 281 south.
Whitewater Falls: Aprox. 20 miles
from Highlands, these falls are the highest
in the eastern US at 411 ft. A pleasant
45 minute drive, many visitors enjoy driving
through Horse Cove and crossing over the
Chattooga River on their way to Whitewater.