Ascend the trail on the East side of the summit to Schoolhouse Falls. If you want to get close to the falls, make sure you have good grip shoes. The trail veers to the west at .25 miles, descending stone stairs and catching the first sights and sounds of the nearby West Fork Tuckasegee. 3/4 of the way there many trees are down and blocking the trail but it’s not too hard to get through them. AMAZING!!! Contact us here, and thanks for helping us keep this site updated! Jun 5, 2019 - See thunderous High Falls (Cullowhee Falls) at Lake Glenville near Cashiers, NC, on a prescribed recreational flow day. The last ten minutes to the major falls is scrambling over rocks. 4.3 mi. I went on a weekday and was the only person on the trail so I was able to take my time. His mission? With more than 6 Greenville trails covering 13 miles, you’re bound to find a perfect trail like the South Tar River Greenway or Princeville Heritage Trail. Directions from Cashiers, NC: From the intersection of NC 107 and US 64 in downtown Cashiers, follow NC 107 North for 8.2 miles. My 3yo and 6yo did it with ease. The trail here is less than 1/4 mile both ways and really easy, making this a walk for most anyone. The trail was recently constructed in 2013 and is a model for exceptional trail design: rustic bridges were hewn from huge fallen hemlock, scores of rough-chiseled rock stairs and twisted log stair railings were all sourced on site, from the surrounding forest. 35.198550, -83.159517 // N35 11.913 W83 09.571. In 300 feet, the trail to High Falls begins on the right behind an orange gate. High Falls Trail is a 3.7 mile heavily trafficked out and back trail located near Glenville, North Carolina that features a waterfall and is rated as moderate.