Laurel Falls is a popular destination for its cascading falls

But with every hike, it's best to be prepared. Here are a few tips for a successful outing ...


Make sure you know what to do if you see one. Remember to keep your distance 

Watch for bears 


Expect a 314-ft elevation gain, uneven paths and steep drop offs 

It's moderately difficult


Plan according to your hiking level and remember there are no bathrooms! 

Plan enough time to hike 


Pets and bikes are prohibited on this trail 

Don't bring your dog 

The pools here are too shallow for swimmers 

Do not swim 


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