The Sinks, Great Smoky Mountains National Park

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#12 of 26 in Outdoors in Great Smoky Mountains National Park
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  • Little River Road is a very scenic road, with worthwhile stops on the way. One of them is The Sinks. A quick stop. It will be on your left, but there is no big sign, so look for a sign that...  more »
  • There are a few stops along Little River Road that are nice to stop at to view the small river rocks with water flowing over them. We got out at one and stood on them to take pictures. There’s also...  more »
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  • This place is one of the only falls we visited that we were able to swim at. It's very cold, even here in the beginning of August. There are plenty of rocks to admire and jump off of, although caution must be used. There are signs up advising to use caution. It's right off of the main road. It's a very small hike down to a safe pool below the falls.
  • Interesting waterfall that you can admire from a distance. The rock formations do not really accommodate an up close look. You can swim and jump off a rock ledge right after the waterfall, but you should make sure you are a strong swimmer.

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