How many waterfalls are in DuPont State Forest?
Dupont Waterfalls and Lakes Tour Hike. On this hike, you’ll visit up to 5 of the 6 major waterfalls and 3 of the beautiful lakes in Dupont State Forest. It starts as an easy path to some of the most spectacular waterfalls in the area: Hooker, Triple, and High Falls.
What waterfall was in Last of the Mohicans?
Hickory Nut Falls
The waterfall scene, the fight scene and bathing scene were all filmed at Chimney Rock State Park! If you are in the area be sure to stop in at Chimney Rock State Park, where you can stand at the base of the famous Hickory Nut Falls, the waterfall in the movie!
How do I get to the Hooker Falls access area?
Hooker Falls is the fourth waterfall on a 3.3 mile section of the Little River. Going upstream from Hooker Falls are Triple Falls, High Falls and Bridal Veil Falls. Corn Mill Shoals is another 1.3 miles upstream from Bridal Veil Falls. From the Hooker Falls Access Area, take Hooker Falls Road downstream for 0.3 miles to the base of the falls.
What are the best waterfalls in the DuPont State Forest?
Hooker Falls, DuPont Forest. While Hooker Falls is only a 12-ft. waterfall, its wide drop into a pool creates a beautiful setting and a great spot for splashing around on hot summer days. This is the fourth waterfall on the Little River in DuPont State Forest, and you can hike to the others: Triple Falls (one mile away),…
Where is Hooker Falls NC?
HOOKER FALLS NC INFO ADDRESS: DuPont State Recreational Forest, Staton Rd, Cedar Mountain, NC 28718 PHONE: 828-877-6527
Is there a restroom at Hooker Falls?
AMENITIES: There is a restroom facility at the Hooker Falls trailhead parking lot. There are two designated accessible spaces in the partially paved lots at the east end of the trail off of Staton Road. Part of the land now preserved by the DuPont State Recreational Forest was purchased by John Thomas Jr in 1799.