Fodor's Expert Review Crabtree Falls

Blue Ridge Parkway Body Of Water/Waterfall

A series of cascades fall a distance of 1,200 feet. Taken together, Virginia claims these cascades as the highest waterfall east of the Rockies, though no single waterfall within the series would qualify as such. Whatever the superlatives or qualifications, the falls are a wondrous sight. A trail winds up a steep mountainside all the way to the top, but the first overlook is an easy stroll 700 feet from the lower parking lot. The best time to see the waterfalls is winter through spring, when the water is high.

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11581 Crabtree Falls Hwy.
Montebello, Virginia  24464, United States

540-291–2188

www.crabtreefalls.com

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