Firewater Falls

Firewater Falls

Caesars Head Sate Park
Cleveland, SC 29635

Firewater Falls is located in Caesars Head State Park and splashes into Cliff Creek. The waterfall recieved its name from an old moonshine still that once sat on the fall.


1.  From the Post Office in Cleveland where US 276 and SC 11 meet, take 276 fo 12.5 miles to Caesars Head State Park.

2.  Park at the visitors center and walk across 276 to Frank Coggins Trail #15.

3.  Follow FCT#15 for 0.8 mile to a footbridge at the top of Cliff Falls.

4. Here, FTC#15 connects to the Naturaland Trust Trail #14. Turn RIGHT onto NTT#14 and hike 0.3 mile to Firewater Falls.

As we just provide information, if you have a question regarding a particular trail, it is best to contact the source listed. We encourage good stewardship of our natural resources.  Be prepared for your outing and Leave No Trace of your visit. For more hiking and waterfall trips, check out the publications of Milestone Press.

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