Connestee Falls News
Last updated 3/25/2021 at 9:32am
Happy 50th Connestee Falls!
This year marks the golden anniversary of Connestee Falls, a community "stitched together with bits of myth, truth, tales and lore." Its moniker honors the twin waterfalls that are located just outside the development's property line: the 85-foot Connestee Falls waterfall and Batson Creek Falls.
The beautiful land on which Connestee Falls is built has a history all its own.
The first settlers to the area were members of the ancient Cherokee Nation. Myths about a broken-hearted Indian princess who jumped from Connestee Falls to her death whisper in the wind....