IMG_6650There are nearly 200 waterfalls in the Western North Carolina area, thus known as the “Land of Waterfalls”. The best overall guide we’ve found is Romantic Asheville, which highlights 60+ favorite waterfalls (with full page guides, photos and videos) near Asheville in the Blue Ridge Mountains. Most of the waterfalls in the national forests are not signed, so take our directions with you!

Below are highlights, links, maps and photos or videos to some of the area’s most spectacular waterfalls.