Looking Glass Falls Scenic Area

Area Status: Open
This area is Open

One of the most photographed waterfalls in the east. Located directly off of Hwy 276. Accessible top viewing deck, with stairs down to the creek. Be aware, there is no lifeguard on duty.


Parking is limited, please do not park in the road.

At a Glance

Operational Hours: 24 Hours
Reservations: none
Fees none
Open Season: Year-round
Usage: Heavy
Water: none
Restroom: none
Operated By: US Forest Service

General Information

Directions: From Pisgah District Ranger Station/Visitor Center parking lot, turn right (north) onto US 276. Drive approximately 6 miles on 276N. Falls located on right.

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