Hike To Fall Branch Falls

Aska Adventure Area WaterfallsFall Branch Falls is just one of the local waterfalls you can explore when you are staying with Sundance Cabin Rentals. Fall Branch Falls is located off of Aska Road in Blue Ridge. This is a double waterfall located very close to the Benton MacKaye Trail.

To get to Fall Branch Falls:

  1. From Blue Ridge, TURN RIGHT on Aska Road.
  2. Go 8 miles and TURN RIGHT on Stanley Creek Road.
  3. Go 3 miles to Trailhead (look for white diamond <> painted on trees marking the Benton MacKaye Trail) on right side of road. The paved road will end and you will travel 0.2 miles further to the trailhead.  You will see numerous areas along the side of the road and several turnouts where you can park. GPS 34 47.198N 084 18.370W Elevation 2317′
  4. The trail goes up the mountain on the right side of the road.

image of double waterfall in Blue Ridge, GAThe hike is fairly easy, up hill 0.6 miles to the lower falls. A small side trail forks off to the right side, leading down to the lower falls and an observation deck with benches.

Fall Branch Falls in Blue RidgeGo back out the the trail and head further uphill to find the upper falls.

upper waterfall at Fall Branch FallsCAUTION! The rocks are very slippery and dangerous.

looking down at fall branch falls

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looking down at the waterfall from the Benton McKaye Trail

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