Hickory Nut Falls Trail

EASY 47 reviews
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Hickory Nut Falls Trail is a 1.6 mile heavily trafficked out and back trail located near Lake Lure, North Carolina that features a waterfall and is good for all skill levels. The trail offers a number of activity options and is best used from February until November. Dogs are also able to use this trail but must be kept on leash.

DISTANCE
1.6 miles
ELEVATION GAIN
324 feet
ROUTE TYPE
Out & Back

dogs on leash

kid friendly

birding

hiking

nature trips

trail running

walking

forest

views

waterfall

wild flowers

wildlife

Not too much water in summer. Probably more in spring or after rains. Nice hike

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15 days ago

Great views, only a few people there at 8 30 in the morning in September. the trail is easy to hike but the view of the falls and the gorge are very nice.

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28 days ago

Beautiful waterfall! Nice light walk too.

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1 month ago

lots of folks doing this one

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2 months ago

2 months ago

Definitely a cool waterfall to check out.

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2 months ago

Wide trail with minimal inclines to a waterfall and views. Dog friendly.

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2 months ago