Waterfall

Petit Jean State Park

Size: 
3471 acres

Location

Petit Jean State Park
1285 Petit Jean Mountain Road
Morrilton, AR 72110
United States
Phone: (501) 727-5441
35° 9' 23.3676" N, 92° 45' 30.888" W

Petit Jean State Park is the first state park in Arkansas.

India Brook Park

Location

India Brook Park
97 Ironia Road
Mendham, NJ 07945
United States
Phone: (973) 543-4555
40° 48' 2.412" N, 74° 37' 33.1608" W

India Brook Park is located in Mendham Township, New Jersey and a former property of The Seeing Eye, a guide dog school. The organization moved to another location in Mendham and the township converted the property to a park. India Brook Park is adjacent to other town parkland and helps form a large undeveloped tract.

Bash Bish Falls State Park

Location

Bash Bish Falls State Park
Falls Road
Mount Washington, MA 01258
United States
Phone: (413) 528-0330
42° 6' 35.5896" N, 73° 29' 16.9872" W

Bash Bish Falls State Park is located in Southwest Massachusetts and is home to the state's highest single-drop waterfall. The Bash Bish Brook cascades down Bash Bish Mountain before making a 60-foot drop over the falls.

Bash Bish State Park offers day use recreation including fishing and hiking. The trail is accessed via a moderately difficult trail. There is a range of wildlife in the area, including black bear and bobcat.

Stony Brook Park

Size: 
11 acres

Location

Stony Brook Park
Ledge Road
Darien, CT 06820
United States
41° 4' 19.344" N, 73° 28' 48.1404" W

Stony Brook Park is a municipal park in Darien, Connecticut. The park is a great location for a short family-friendly hike next to a waterfall. There are benches located near the waterfall for families to stop and enjoy the sounds of the water.

Talladega National Forest

Size: 
392567 acres

Location

Talladega National Forest
1001 North Street
Talladega, AL 35160
United States
Phone: (256) 362-2909
33° 26' 34.6416" N, 86° 4' 45.7104" W

Talladega National Forest is located in the southern end of the Appalachian Mountains in Alabama. The National Forest was established in 1936 on lands that had been very abused and highly eroded due to over logging. Talladega has experienced regrowth and now represents a vibrant pine forest with a diverse ecosystem.

High Falls State Park

Size: 
1050 acres

Location

High Falls State Park
76 High Falls Park Dr
Jackson, GA 30233
United States
Phone: (478) 993-3053
33° 10' 44.1372" N, 84° 1' 10.4916" W

High Falls State Park is located in Jackson, Georgia located on the site of a ghost town. The town, called High Falls, was once a prosperous industrial town with a grist mill, cotton gin, blacksmith, shoe factory and several stores. The town was bypassed by a major railroad line and eventually became a ghost town in the late 1800s. Several ruins remain within the park.

Pisgah National Forest

Size: 
510119 acres

Location

Pisgah National Forest
State Highway 80 South and Blue Ridge Parkway
Burnsville, NC 28714
United States
Phone: (828) 257-4200
35° 44' 45.6432" N, 82° 20' 20.526" W

Pisgah National Forest is located in western North Carolina and includes a portion of the southern Appalachian Mountains. The forest contains some of the highest mountains in the Eastern United States with peaks reaching over 6,000 feet. It is managed jointly with three other North Carolina National Forests from a shared headquarters in Asheville, North Carolina.

Kent Falls State Park

Size: 
295 acres

Location

Kent Falls State Park
462 Kent Cornwall Road
Kent, CT 06757
United States
Phone: (860) 927-3238
41° 46' 36.2424" N, 73° 25' 4.9728" W

Kent Falls State Park is located in the northeastern part of Kent, Connecticut. The park is located in the Litchfield Hills, which is part of the southern Berkshire Mountains.

The focal point of the park is the series of waterfalls on a a tributary of the Housatonic River called Falls Brook that drop 250 feet in under a quarter mile. The largest cascade drops 70 feet into a reflecting pool. The falls are especially dramatic in the early spring after the snow melts and after a heavy rain.

Cloudland Canyon State Park

Size: 
3485 acres

Location

Cloudland Canyon State Park
122 Cloudland Canyon Park Rd
Rising Fawn, GA 30738
United States
Phone: (706) 657-4050
34° 49' 51.402" N, 85° 28' 55.3152" W

Cloudland Canyon State Park is located in Northern Georgia and is one of the largest and most scenic parks within the state. The park contains a deep gorge called the Sitton Gulch which is formed by the Sitton Gulch Creek. The gorge is more than 1000 feet deep and the park's highest elevation is 1980 feet.

Adirondack Park

Size: 
6100000 acres

Location

Adirondack Park
1133 NYS Route 86
Ray Brook, NY 12977
United States
Phone: (518) 891-4050
44° 17' 47.7096" N, 74° 0' 14.4648" W

Adirondack Park is located in Northeast New York. The park protects the lands surrounding the Adirondack Mountain range and includes several major lakes, such as Lake George and Lake Placid. The mountain range contains 46 peaks above 4000 feet and the highest peak, Mount Marcy, has an elevation of 5344 feet.