From Crab Creek Road (Brevard/Hendersonville)
Turn south 3.1 miles on DuPont Road that turns into Staton Road to the Hooker Falls Access Area on the right, just before the DOT bridge across the Little River.
From Cedar Mountain (US-276)
Turn north 2.5 miles on Cascade Lake Road past the Corn Mill Shoals Access Area. Turn right on Staton Road at the DuPont State Recreational Forest sign 2.2 miles past the High Falls Access Area to the Hooker Falls Access Area on the left, just past the DOT bridge across the Little River.