Pearson's Falls

Saluda, NC
Length: 0.50 mi.
Type: Out & Back

About This Trail

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This 90′ waterfall is located on a piece of land owned and maintained by the Tryon Garden Club.  The trail to reach the falls is about 1/4 mile long (each way), and parallels the creek the whole time.  The setting is lovely, with over 350 species of rare plants and flowers.

This is a great hike for little walkers, since there are things to see the whole way, the trail is short, and the payoff is fantastic!  There is a small pool to play in near the base of the waterfall, as well as several benches and picnic tables to rest and enjoy a snack.

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Trail Features

Carrier needed No
Stroller friendly No
ADA accessible No
Water fountains Yes
Bathrooms No
Pet friendly No
Nearby convenience store No
Camping Nearby No
Emergency support
within 5 miles

Trail highlights

Creek / River, Mud Puddles, Picnic Area, Shaded Hike, Viewpoint, and Waterfall

Fee & Parking Details

Fee : $5.00

$5/adults 13 and up, $1/kids 6-12, Free/5 and under

Trail Contributor

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I joined Hike it Baby in 2014 when my son was just 2 months old.  A year later, I became an Ambassador for the Greenville, SC branch.  I love raising my kids on the trail and meeting so many like-minded families!

About The Guide

Hike it Baby Family Trail Guide is an online resource to help families with children source trails that little legs can hike and parents can feel comfortable with. Hike details are sourced and have been hiked by families who participate in our community. Our contributors do their best to give you all the details they can, but if something is missed, you can reach out to the contributor and offer suggestions for them to add to make it a better trail description for all. This guide was built with a generous 3-year partnership with L.L Bean. Like Hike it Baby, L.L Bean believes that helping get families into nature from birth on is key to healthier, happier communities.