Indian Creek Falls via Deep Creek Trail

  • Indian Creek Falls in Great Smoky Mountains National Park.

Hiking

Dogs No

Waterfall

Fall Foliage

1.6 (miles)

 Easy

Out & Back

~175 (+) (Elev. Δ - ft)

North CarolinaTennessee

Great Smoky Mountains

Indian Creek Falls is an easy kid friendly hike in Great Smoky Mountains National Park that features a wonderful waterfall. This short hike starts at the Deep Creek Trailhead. Along the way hikers will pass by Tom Branch Falls. The park says this is "an easy 1.6 mile roundtrip hike will allow you to enjoy two beautiful waterfalls in the Deep Creek area. Walk Deep Creek Trail 0.7 mile to the junction with Indian Creek Trail. On your way you can view the elegant, 60' high Tom Branch Falls located on the far side of Deep Creek. Turn right at the junction with Indian Creek Trail and proceed approximately 200' to Indian Creek Falls. The falls are 25 feet in height." There is plenty of camping available in Great Smoky Mountains National Park.

History

The Deep Creek Trail was one of the very first trails built by the CCC.

Red Tape

Entrance and Camping Fees
Contact: Great Smoky Mountains National Park 107 Park Headquarters Road Gatlinburg, TN 37738

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