Cheaha Falls

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Visit Cheaha Falls in Alabama inside Alabama’s Cheaha State Park for a nice little waterfall and hike within Talladega National Forest.

At a Glance

  • 3.3 mi round trip
  • Nice View
  • Kids OK
  • Dogs OK
Location: Near Delta in Cheaha state park Alabama (maps & directions)
Gear: Our favorite snacks and camera gear
Gallery: Check out the pictures here

Cheaha Falls – Trip Details

Cheaha Falls is upstream of Devil’s Den Falls on Cheaha Creek along the Chinnabee Silent Trail. It’s about 3 miles from the trailhead.

To get there, start out by heading toward Lake Chinnabee but park in the small lot just before the road turns back to the north to reach the lake. From there, take the trail upstream along Cheaha Creek. Multiple trails will split off and cross the creek, but you don’t want to. Further on, you will to over an elevated observation boardwalk where you can see Devil’s Den Falls below. Continue a bit further, then, at about .5 miles from the trailhead, it will come down to Devil’s Den Falls with a very large and deep pool to swim in at the bottom (swim all summer, even in dry times).

If you continue on this trail, you will also come to Cheaha Falls.

The falls themselves are about 20′, with a large pool at the base for wading or swimming.

More Waterfalls around Cheaha state park

Within the Talladega National Forest about 5 miles north of Cheaha Falls, you’ll find Salt Creek Falls. It’s a lovely cascade near Munford, AL.

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Cheaha Falls Map, Directions, and Resources

  • Directions

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  • Parking

    $3 per vehicle
  • GPS Coordinates

    33.477845, -85.805488

Other Resources

Park Website
Park Map

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