|The dam to the reservoir on top of Raccoon Mountain is built on John McNabb Branch. I suspect the water going over the falls is leakage through that dam. It really needs more water for a good image.|
I was downstream of Laurel Fall photographing the lower falls when I heard a major fall of something. I thought it was rock. I finally caught up with Brian Killingbeck and he told me there was a large ice fall.
While I was in this photo position a large ice fall occurred above me and I had to do some skillful dodging. I was perched over a 30 feet drop-off so it was interesting.
For more information: mapper.acme.com/?ll=35.05013,-85.40789&z=15&t=T&a... Falls
To the best of my knowledge, there is no trail to the base of this falls. It is a moderate to difficult traverse from the bottom of the mountain.
|title||laurel falls, john mcnabb branch, raccoon mountain, marion county, tennessee 1|
|date yyyymmdd hr:mn||2010:02:14 14:53:55|
width=427 x height=640 pixels; size=395189 bytes
Updated: 2014-12-29 01:51:37 gmt
|Discover Life | Top|