Elevation: 3318' - to 3900'
Length: 6 miles (3 miles each way)
Directions: Driving Distance to trailhead: 16 miles. In Mountain City start at intersection of Main Street and Hwy 421. Head east on Main Street (two traffic lights) to Highway 91 turn left (North) go 7.4 miles to Laurel Bloomery, turn right at Gentry Creek Road, turn left at Sugar Creek, turns into Dry Branch, go (several miles) to stop (road is a T) turn right, at approximately 16.miles look for small parking lot on right and barricade at start of trail.
Notes: At the trailhead there are two no parking signs, go between signs and take the upper road. Go a short distance and there will be a forest service gate, less than another mile there will be another gate and a small waterfall. Stay on the logging road at about 1 mile there will be a logging road that veers to the left, take that and proceed at a constant assent. There is a series of waterfalls at the end of the trail.
The trailhead is in VA, but the trail reenters TN within a couple of hundred yards.