This map is based on information from a book by Kevin Adams, North Carolina Waterfalls: Where to Find Them, How to Photograph Them. (Winston-Salem:  John F. Blair, Publisher, 1994). The beauty and trail difficulty ratings, listed in the waterfall data, were determined by Mr. Adams. Graphics by Campbell Price.)

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Each dot represents a waterfall that is located in that particular county. Click on this image to go to a county by county map where you can see pictures of chosen waterfalls.