Dry Falls Waterfall Prints: (8 1/2" x 11") and (11"x 14"). Dry Falls in Highlands, NC is one of the more exciting waterfalls to visit in our area of western North Carolina. At Dry Falls near Highlands, NC and Franklin, NC, you have the opportunity to walk behind the waterfall! The name "Dry Falls" comes from the ability to walk behind the falls without getting wet. Dry Falls Located in the mountains of North Carolina.