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Feb 22, 2015 - Courthouse Creek Waterfalls

Sunday morning we woke up and packed up our stuff. We had to change the sheets, make the beds, and take out the trash to avoid a cleaning fee. Once finished, we headed west on US-64 to NC-215 near Rosman. Driving north for about 10 miles, we turned right onto Courthouse Creek Road (Forest Service Road 140). The forest roads do not get plowed or treated so this road was a little tricky to drive. It was going to get relatively warmer today, but it was still cold in the morning so much ice remained on the road. After about 2 miles, we got to a...

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Feb 20, 2015 - Wintergreen Falls

This past weekend, we headed to the Brevard area for some frozen waterfalls and winter hiking. We left very early Friday morning, the very cold day, and had to pack up the car in temperatures around 7°F. Justine and John arrived just before 5 and we took off shortly afterwards. We made pretty good time heading out west, arriving at the Frozen Creek Access of Gorges State Park shortly after 10. Although the sun had come up, it was still bitterly cold. We bundled up in many layers and started hiking off along Augur Hole Road. The first...

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Oct 23, 2014 - Log Hollow & Eastatoe Falls

Thursday morning, we woke up early, before sunrise, and broke camp. From Davidson River Campground, we went north on US-276 a ways, turning left on Forest Service Road 475B. We drove about 1.5 miles and parked at the gated FSR 5043 just as the sun was rising. After our failure to get High Falls yesterday, I was determined to get all of our target waterfalls today. We started off hiking down the Forest Road to the first bridge and turned right to follow a faint path upstream along the small tributary. It was less than a quarter-mile to the...

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