This scenic, 20ft waterfall on Gill Brook which located in the Adirondack Mountain Reserve in Keene. Gill Brook is home to Traveling up Lake Road Way for approximately 2 1/2 miles, you will come to a sign indicating the Gill Brook Trail on the left. Following this trail will lead you to Artists Falls as well as several other waterfalls along the brook including well-known Fairy Ladder Falls.
Parking for this area is located on Ausable Rd which is just off of NY Rte 73 across from the Trailhead parking for Roaring Brook Falls.
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Waterfall Name: Artists Falls
Alternative Name(s): East Branch Of The Ausable River – 6 Falls Total
Classification: Analysis in Progress
Height: 20′ cascade/15′
Access/Location Classification: Accessible/May not be verified
Waterway: Gill Brook
Cave/Forest/Preserve Name: n/a
Lat/Long: 44.12709, -73.80924
Altitude (Appx Meters): 542.7
Town: Keene Valley
NYS Tourism Region: Adirondack Mountains
NYS Tourism: https://esd.ny.gov/industries/tourism
NYDEC Region: Eastern Adirondacks/Lake Champlain
NYDEC Contact: https://www.dec.ny.gov/about/558.html
Parking: 44.14974, -73.76799
Parking Notes: …..
Trail head: 44.14972, -73.78162
Trail Notes: Part of a 10 mile hike
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Source 2: Russell Dunn
Source 3: Eastern NY All Outdoors Atlas and Field Guide Publication 2008 pg 103 D6
Source 4: Steve Young