At 700 feet the Whitewater Falls are the highest falls series in the East (the Upper ones are 411 feet). The falls are close to Devils Fork and Oconee State Park and you can get to the park from highways 11 and 130
Whitewater Falls near Cashiers & the NC/SC border, Highest North Carolina Waterfall. This is a beautiful view & a nice day hike to the bottom of the falls where you can climb on the boulders in the river.
Begin in Bryson City, North Carolina for the quickest access to Juney Whank Falls Loop. This hike is moderately difficult, but not very long at only miles. Horses are allowed on this trail. You will enjoy waterfalls, streams, and cascades on this hike.