Twin Cove Falls

GPS for waterfall:  34.84973, -83.08604

Water source:  Confluence of Station Creek and unnamed tributary

Height:  approximately 15 feet

Immediately upstream from Station Cove Falls sits this small waterfall where Station Creek and its tributary come together.



Parking: Heading north on Highway 11, turn left onto Oconee Station Road. Drive for 2.2 miles to the trailhead on the left. GPS for parking: 34.84888, -83.0742.  This is the same parking and trailhead for Station Cove Falls, Don’s Falls, Upper Cove Falls, and Station Creek Falls.

Hike:  Experience in off-trail hiking and map reading is required for these falls.  Hike along the Station Cove trail, making a right on the Palmetto Trail where they split.  After you have hiked approximately 1.2 miles total, leave the trail at around 34.85061, -83.08516. and head down the mountain to the creek.  This is incredibly steep, and going too far to the left will put you directly over the brink of Station Cove Falls, where a fall would likely be deadly.  Too far right will put you in another cliffy area that you won’t be able to descend, so you have to get to the creek in between the cliffs.

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