Tag: Sparta

  • Behind the Falls

    Behind the Falls

    Big Laurel Falls stands 40-feet tall. However, as with many waterfalls situated on the Cumberland Plateau, the volume of water present diminishes during generally drier, summer months. That said, at times such as these it’s much easier to enjoy exploring the cave behind the falls, which has dimensions of approximately 160-feet wide by 80-feet deep. […]

  • Big Laurel Creek

    Although the water was low during my visit to the Virgin Falls State Natural Area, home to Big Laurel Creek and several other points of interest, I did observe a few deep pools of crystal-clean, turquoise water. You can see more – prints, gifts & apparel – in these shops: Pixels Redbubble ArtPal

  • Falls in the Forest

    This is a side waterfall which I photographed while visiting the Lost Creek Falls State Natural Area, located in Sparta, Tennessee. You can see many fine prints in my gallery! Thanks for stopping by!

  • Waterfall in the Woods

    This photograph was taken while visiting Lost Creek Falls State Natural Area, in Sparta, Tennessee, featuring a nameless waterfall located nearby. If you’d be interested in an accent piece for an empty wall in your home or office, then visit the following galleries to find a print which suits your interests… Pixels Redbubble ArtPal Song […]

  • Return To Lost Creek Falls

    Return To Lost Creek Falls

    Welcome to Lost Creek State Natural Area, located on the Cumberland Plateau near Sparta, Tennessee. Lost Creek Falls are picturesque, and also have an interesting story. Water first flows out of a few small mountainside caves, cascading downhill until dropping 50-feet as a waterfall. Splashing into the plunge pool, below, water then disappears underground into […]

  • Cave Behind Waterfall

    Cave Behind Waterfall

    This cave is located at the Virgin Falls State Park, in Sparta, Tennessee, immediately behind Big Laurel Falls. As photographed, the water drains back into the cave and underground. If you’d be interested in a beautiful accent piece for a wall in your home, then do stop by my galleries to find something special → […]

  • Shots from the Trail

    You can see fine prints and other items available in the following galleries: Big Laurel Falls – Pixels, ArtPal Smoky Mountains Sunrise – Pixels, ArtPal Upper Lynn Camp Falls – Pixels, ArtPal

  • Shots from the Trail

    This photograph was taken roadside in Robbinsville, North Carolina, along the Cheoah River, and features white water rapids. Prints and more are available in my galleries at Pixels and ArtPal. Despite low water levels in Big Laurel Creek, it was easy to locate some scenic areas among the boulders to photograph. Prints and more are […]

  • Big Laurel Falls

    I shot this photograph of Big Laurel Falls using my zoom lens from the other side of a large cave. Located in the Virgin Falls State Park, near Sparta, Tennessee, the waterfall stands 40-feet tall. You can enjoy fine prints and more when you visit any of the following galleries: Pixels Redbubble ArtPal Thanks for […]

  • Forest Boulders and Creek

    Forest Boulders and Creek

    Located at the Virgin Falls State Park of Tennessee, this photograph features Big Laurel Creek with a low water level. See more: Pixels, ArtPal, Redbubble.

  • Big Laurel Creek

    Despite low water levels at Big Laurel Creek during my recent visit, and, given that the creek exhibits periodic subterranean detours through a network of caverns before reemerging, there were nevertheless a few areas where I observed deep pools of crystal-clear water…case in point. If you might be interested in a fine print, or other […]

  • Big Laurel Falls

    Yesterday, my alarm clock sounded at 3:30 a.m. and I headed to the kitchen to make coffee. After a few cups at my computer, I used the restroom and was on the road within the hour, headed to the Virgin Falls State Natural Area in White County, Tennessee. I wanted to visit Big Laurel Falls, […]

  • Burgess Falls

    Terraced Cascades Prints available. Located on the Cumberland Plateau near Sparta, Tennessee, the Burgess Falls State Park has four waterfalls along Falling Water River, cascading down from over 250 feet in elevation. See it all on an easy hike of only 1.5 miles out and back, with restrooms and a water-bottle filling station available, also. […]

  • Scenic Cascades

    BurgessFalls Get comfortable, sit back and enjoy the sights and sounds of these scenic cascades at the Burgess Falls State Park. Or, stay home and enjoy a museum quality print on your wall. Visit my gallery at Pixels for prints.

  • Burgess Falls

    Burgess Falls

    Prints available. This scenic capture features cascades at the Burgess Falls State Park, located on the Cumberland Plateau, near Sparta, Tennessee. If you have an empty wall at home or work, you might consider adding a print to liven up your living spaces. There are many different print types to select, so stop by when […]

  • Convergence of Cascades

    Convergence of Cascades

    Enjoy a print of my black and white photography, featuring a convergence of cascades located approx. 100-feet upstream from Lower Falls, at the Burgess Falls State Park, near Sparta, Tennessee. Many different print types are available to select.

  • Return To Burgess Falls

    Return To Burgess Falls

    On the Falling Water River, Burgess Falls State Park is centrally located between Nashville, Chattanooga and Knoxville, Tennessee, with four scenic waterfalls cascading down over 250-feet. An easy hike, the trail is only 1.5 miles out and back, and there’s an observation platform for viewing Lower Falls. Ample parking, restrooms, drinking fountain & convenient filling […]

  • Cascading Creek In Forest

    Cascading Creek In Forest

    I photographed this lovely cascading creek – Big Laurel Creek – along the trail while hiking to Virgin Falls, located near Sparta, Tennessee. See more.

  • Big Branch Falls

    Big Branch Falls

    I recently hiked the Virgin Falls State Natural Area, located on the Cumberland Plateau – near Sparta, Tennessee. Along the trail, I stopped to enjoy Big Branch Falls, a 15-foot tall waterfall featuring a series of small terraces; thus, producing a cascading effect. Prints Visit my shop at Pixels to discover a variety of prints […]