Burgess Falls State Park. 1.8 miles rated moderate. We will hike the River and Ridge Top Trails that go past four waterfalls on the Falling Water River. There are beautiful views down the main canyon of the Falling Water River. Burgess Falls State Park is located near Cookeville. Meet at the trailhead at 10:00 am CT. For more information or to sign up, contact Jeanne Conatser at 615-971-8894 or firstname.lastname@example.org.