Falling Waters State Park is the most impressive waterfall in the sunshine state! This Florida attraction is also located along I-10W , it’s about 30 mins from the Caverns State Park. Make sure if you're planning a trip out to one of these parks, to combine the two attractions in one road trip. If you don't you are bound to regret it. Both of these state parks offer a unique alluring site that must be witnessed at least once during your visit to the sunshine state!
This waterfall falls is unique simply because the 73 ft falls plunges into a sink hole that is 100 ft. deep! This waterfall also has one very mysterious factor, no one knows where the water is actually coming from! They haven't been able to trace the water all the way back to it source.
2)Choosing The Right Trail
Make sure that you pick the Wiregrass Trail for the quickest access to the waterfall, once you cross the bridge you will come to a spot where you can only con't right or left. Make sure to take a left and follow the path, which will lead you to the stop of a staircase that oversees the top of the waterfall for an up close and personal look of this outstanding waterfall!
This State park is not only known for it's famous waterfall but also for being a great out door destination. They have a large range of activities you can partake in, such as campfires, camping, Fishing, hiking, nature trails, and swimming.
Where are you actually ever going to be able to see a waterfall that falls into a 100 ft. sinkhole? This unique set up is more than a reason to put this waterfall on your bucket list. After all we are in Florida, and although sink holes are very common here ..this is certainly the only one that has a masterful waterfall that falls into it!
Make sure to bring plenty of liquids, you have to take a trail to get to the waterfall and needless to say on a hot summer day you will need it. Also if your looking on where to cool off the park has a 2 acre lake you can swim in!