Shunkawauken Falls

View roadside. Near Columbus.

County: Polk 

Driving directions:

Take Exit 67 off I-26 and drive into Columbus on NC 108. After 0.5 mile, turn left on Houston Road (SR 1137). Go 0.5 mile and turn right to remain on Houston Road. Continue north for 0.5 mile, then turn left on White Oak Mountain Road (SR 1136). It is 2 miles to where the road crosses the creek right below the waterfall. There is a small pullout on the left, just before the falls.


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