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Natural Bridge State ParkSlade, KYFrom Slade go southeast on KY 11 to the park.
Red River GorgeStanton, KYGo southeast on 402 (BERT T. COMBS MOUNTAIN PARKWAY) from Lexington, take KY-11 exit #33, go north on 77.
Red River Gorge Chimney TopStanton, KYFrom Slade take the Combs Mountain Parkway east and take exit 40 (15 and 715). Go back north on 15 to Pine Ridge and turn right on 715. Look for turnoff to Chimney Top in about two miles
Red River Gorge Rock Bridge TrailStanton, KYFrom Slade take the Combs Mountain Parkway east and take exit 40 (15 and 715). Go back north on 15 to Pine Ridge and turn right on 715. In about 1/2 mile look for Rock Bridge Road on the left.
Red River Gorge Tunnel Ridge RoadStanton, KYFrom Slade take KY 15 east. Watch for the road on the north (left).
Dupont State ForestBrevard, NCFrom Brevard: take US 276 south to Cedar Mountain and turn left on Cascade Lake Road. Continue on Cascade Lake road for 2.5 miles, then turn right on Staton Road/DuPont Road.
Great Smoky Mountains (Kanati Fork Trail)Cherokee, NCHeaded down from Newfound Gap the parking area is just past milepost 23 on the left. The trail however is across on the right.
Pisgah National Forest Courthouse FallsBrevard, NCFrom Brevard go west on US 64 9 miles then north on NC 215 10.5 miles to FR 140. Go about 3 miles on FR 140 and look for trail sign hidden on left just past a creek crossing.
Pisgah National Forest Looking Glass FallsBrevard, NCFrom Brevard: Go east on US 64 then north on US 276 to the falls which is adjacent to the highway and very visible.
Pisgah National Forest Whitewater FallsBrevard, NCFrom Brevard: Drive west on U.S. 64. At Sapphire, turn left on NC 281 and go south to the Whitewater Falls entrance.
Lake Jocassee Jumping Off RockLiberty, SCFrom Liberty take US 178 north. Stay on 178 8.1miles after the junction with SC 11then turn west on Horse Pasture Rd. The parking area is about 10 miles west.
South Carolina Botanical GardenClemson, SCOn the east side of the Clemson University campus, the main entrance is located off Perimeter Road between Highway 76 and Cherry Road.
Sumter National Forest -- Brasstown FallsWestminster, SCFrom Westminster go west past Brasstown turn south on Brasstown Rd. Go 4.2 miles turn right onto FS 751 (just before the small bridge). Go 0.5 miles and park.
Great Smoky Mountains (Cosby Camp)Cosby, TNFrom Gatlinburg go about 20 miles northeast on US 321, then right on TN 32 to the Cosby Park Road.
Great Smoky Mountains (Little River Rd; Cades C)Gatlinburg, TNFrom Sugarlands west on Little River Rd.
Great Smoky Mountains (Middle Prong)Gatlinburg, TNAlong Tremont Rd.
Great Smoky Mountains (Porters Creek Trail)Gatlinburg, TNGo east from Gatlinburg on 321. Go south on park road past the Greenbrier Campground. Stay right at fork going south to Porters Creek parking lot.
Great Smoky Mountains (Ramsey Cascade Trail)Gatlinburg, TNGo east from Gatlinburg on 321. Go south on park road past the Greenbrier Campground. Stay left at fork going east up the Little Pigeon River to parking lot.
Great Smoky Mountains (School House Gap Tr.)Gatlinburg, TNGo north on School House Gap trail from Cades Cove Rd. For White Oak Sink, look for unmarked path about 20 yds past Turkeypen Ridge.
Great Smoky Mountains (US 441 to Newfound Gap)Gatlinburg, TNSouth from Sugarlands Visitor Center along US 441