8: Cumberland Falls, Kentucky
For a truly magical sight, make sure to visit the heart of Kentucky where you’ll find Cumberland Falls. This waterfall flows over 60 feet of boulders, creating magical looking mist, perfect for romantic photoshoots.
But this particular waterfall is great not just for sightseers and hikers, it also attracts plenty of canoeing, white water rafting, and kayaking enthusiasts.
There’s also a gift shop for you to buy all the trinkets for your journey and, a little ways ahead, you’ll find the Cumberland Mining Company. Here, you can partake in gem mining. Here you can discover gemstones of all shapes and sizes, in addition to the rare and exciting fossils.
All of this and more await you, including 17 breathtaking miles to hike!