The Sinks, Great Smoky Mountains National Park

4.8
#12 of 26 in Outdoors in Great Smoky Mountains National Park
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  • We enjoy visiting the Sinks area each time we are in the Smokies. Steps from the SMALL parking lot you will find a most impressive and powerful waterfall. The path from the parking lot to the falls vi...  more »
  • We just popped in to The Sinks and it ended up being a whole day of fun for the family! We had kids ages 6-13 (and my husband 37 lol) and everyone jumped off the cliffs!! Even the 13 year old conquere...  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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