Nice Relaxing Spot

Nice spot about 15 minutes from Virginia tech to photograph the falls and relax by the water

Cool and easy

Extremely short walk from parking lot to water fall. Fun to climb around the rocks and caves. Nice path to the top of the waterfall also. Fun quick hike.

Great hike to watch the sunrise

It is a tough hike, but at 3 miles, it isn't a very long one. It is a great hike to watch the sunrise. There is a 360 panoramic view at the top and since it isn't very long, you wont be walking through the woods in the dark for very long if you do decide to try and catch the sunrise here.

Relaxing area right outside of Blacksburg

Very easy to get to park right outside of Blacksburg. Great for sunsets and relaxing. Also fun to explore and photograph the abandoned barns and silos right on the path

Great Hike

We hiked down to the Indian gardens camp site and then spent the night there. Then woke up early and watched the sunrise down at the Colorado river. The hike back to the top was hard with all the gear but worth it. We did see a large rattle snake at the camp site so I would be careful of those.

Best Hike I've Done

Did this hike on a cross country road and was easily my favorite hike. The views are amazing at the top. Pictures make it look a lot scarier than it really was, but the chains really make you feel safe. Hope to do it again some day.