Waterfall on Poundingmill Branch

Waterfall on Poundingmill Branch

A steep cascade/free fall over a rounded rock face, steeper near the bottom, ending in a series of cascades over the jumble of rocks at the bottom. The waterfall is located at the head of a cirque of sorts, with smaller streams coming down the rocks to the right. Flow is best in wet weather.

Statistics

  • Height: Approximately 40 ft.
  • Elevation: 3520 ft
  • Stream: Poundingmill Branch
  • Landowner: Pisgah National Forest, Pisgah Ranger District
  • GPS: 35.349346, -82.789958

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