The Catawba Falls trail will close on May 2, 2022, and remain closed until spring of 2023. The popular Old Fort area trail will be closed for 9-12 months to ensure the safety of the public and construction crews building retaining walls, boardwalks, staircases, and overlooks. Click the "Play" icon to find alternative waterfall and hiking trails.

Sept. 6, 2017, 10:11 a.m.

Fall Color


Do you have fall reservations? This year's leaf forecast predicts an early season, we'll see. Watch for our weekly leaf reports, beginning September 18th. We'll begin this year's reports in Little Switzerland, NC.