Piney Creek Falls

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Piney Creek Falls
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Piney Creek Falls
Location Spencer, Tennessee
Coordinates 35°40′38″N 85°22′38″W / 35.677128°N 85.377255°W / 35.677128; -85.377255Coordinates: 35°40′38″N 85°22′38″W / 35.677128°N 85.377255°W / 35.677128; -85.377255
Type Plunge/Cascade
Total height 95 feet (29 m)
Watercourse Piney Creek

Piney Creek Falls is a 95 feet (29 m) waterfall located along Piney Creek, a mile or so above its confluence with Cane Creek. A trail leads an overlook above the falls. There is no trail to the base of the falls which can only be accessed by rappel or a rugged hike up the Piney Creek Gorge. The falls are located near Spencer, Tennessee in Fall Creek Falls State Park.[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Manning, Russ (2000). 40 Hikes in Tennessee's South Cumberland (3rd ed.). Seattle, WA: Mountaineers. p. 91. ISBN 978-0-89886-637-7.