Cascades Overlook

Conservation Trust for North Carolina

Milepost: 272 | County: Wilkes | Acres: 119 | Hiking: Yes

The property is located at milepost 272 at the Cascades Overlook, and is visible from the Blue Ridge Parkway at milepost 270, the overlook’s parking lot, and the easy walking trails that lead to the dramatic waterfalls. CTNC protected it in 2001 and conveyed the land to the National Park Service in 2004.
The trailhead is adjacent to the overlook parking lot.