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Map of Accessible New York State Waterfalls –

New York Waterfall Locations

PLEASE NOTE: All properties should be considered posted and/or private property unless you have specific knowledge otherwise. Access to any waterfall or natural area of any category is a privilege and can be revoked at any time for any reason. Respect landowner rights, speak out should you witness anyone doing otherwise and educate everyone willing to listen about good environmental stewardship and the Leave No Trace (LNT) ideology.

Use the map below as a good reference for the New York Waterfall Locations. Please keep in mind that these locations are not 100% accurate and are always being updated to be more accurate and comprehensive. {View the entire inventory}

Dig The Falls top Waterfall Locations Near You:

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  • Swans Falls, Lewis County, New York
    6304 Glendale Rd, Glenfield, NY 13343, USA
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  • Cattail Falls, Sullivan County, New York
    321 Main St, Livingston Manor, NY 12758, USA
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  • Gleasmans Falls, Lewis County, New York
    8138 Bailey Rd, Lowville, NY 13367, USA
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  • Milk House Falls, Lewis County, New York
    6584 Milk House Rd, Turin, NY 13473, USA
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  • House Creek Falls, Houseville Falls, Lewis County, New York
    5627 Lovers Lane Rd, Turin, NY 13473, USA
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  • Button Falls, West Edmeston, Brookfield Town, Madison County, New York
    11057 Button Falls Rd, West Edmeston, NY 13485, USA
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  • Falls on Tributary to, Nowadaga Creek, Danube Twn, Herkimer County
    912 Creek Rd, Little Falls, NY 13365, USA
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  • Magilla Falls, Lewis County, New York
    7637 Lyons Dale Rd, Lyons Falls, NY 13368, USA
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  • Buttermilk Falls - Little Falls, Herkimer County, New York
    37 Ford Ln, Little Falls, NY 13365, USA
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  • Shallow Pond Outlet Falls, Herkimer County, New York
    436 Necessary Dam Rd, Lowville, NY 13367, USA
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  • The Knowledgebase is set up to group these waterfalls by geographical location.
    These Regional divides are in the process of being updated to align better with New York State’s Tourism Regions.

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    Notes and Acknowledgments:

    The Greater Niagara Region, Finger Lakes Region and Southern Tier have all been HEAVILY populated with waterfall locations first surveyed by and are copyright 1997

    The Capital Region, Hudson Valley Region, and North Country Region have all been HEAVILY contributed to by Russel Dunn and his regional waterfall guides.

    ALL Regions have been HEAVILY edited/fact checked with waterfall locations personally surveyed by Bobbie Yager Sweeting of

    SPECIAL THANKS go out to John Haywood of John Haywood Photography for the numerous data collection and verification excursions to the Adirondacks/North Country Region; Sometimes in conjunction with Russell Dunn and with the purpose of adding to the great library of waterfall guides Russell Dunn has already created (and the fantastic books John Haywood is rumored to be presently writing).

    Please visit our Sources Page for more information on the sources for all of these locations!

    All data located herein are owned and operated by Dig The Falls ( Unless otherwise noted, all data located within the waterfall lists are copyright 2016 Dig The Falls (website: and where listed copyright 1997 Scott A. Ensminger (email: website:

    NOTE: Dig The Falls would like all site visitors to take the greatest precautions when visiting any location listed herein. Although there are some locations that fall within park systems, there are many more that do not and are considered very dangerous to visit. ALL outdoor locations can be considered dangerous. In visiting this website you are agreeing to release Dig The Falls of any liability from any visitations to any of the locations listed on the website as a whole.

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