Bridal Veil Falls

Level of difficulty: Extremely easy. This waterfall is visible from the road.

Parking: Adequate.

Driving distance/directions from downtown Highlands, NC: 2.7 miles. Follow Hwy. 64 (Franklin Road). Waterfall is on the right. 

Description: An alternate road curves under this waterfall allowing drivers to pass underneath. A large gravel parking area is adjacent.

Footnote: The road under the waterfall was closed for several years after a boulder fell and blocked it. It was blasted away, and the road was reopened in 2007.

Hike descriptions adapted from the Highland Hiker’s Guide to Day Hikes.

The Highlander

Phone: 1-828-526-4114 
Main Fax: 1-828-526-3658 

Address: PO Box 249, Highlands, NC 28741
Located: 134 N. Fifth Street, Highlands, NC 28741 
Hours: Monday-Friday 8:30am - 5pm