If you're sticking to the beaches, rivers, and lakes that you're used to this summer, all the power to you. But why not chase some waterfalls? While you may think you need to hop a flight to Yosemite or Niagara to catch some awe-inspiring falls, the mountain towns of Jackson County, North Carolina are actually an oasis for the natural wonder. As you venture out for a hike on the trails of Cashiers, Cherokee, Sylva, Dillsboro, and more, Jackson County boasts 25+ waterfalls worthy of a day trip. Scroll down to see some of our favorites.
The county boasts 25+ stunning waterfalls!