Ausable Chasm – 11 Named Waterfalls and Rapids

Ausable Chasm – 11 Named Waterfalls and Rapids

AKA: Adgate Falls, Birmingham Falls, Grand Canyon of the East
Location: Chesterfield Twn/Au Sable Twn
First Visit: 8/17/2008
Region: Northern
County: Clinton/Essex
Park/Area: Ausable Chasm
Gps of Falls: N44.52490 W73.46301
Gps of Parking: N44.52530 W73.46253
Gps of Trailhead: —–
Trail Name/Reference to: —–
Landmark: Tourist Attraction
Stream/River/Watershed: Ausable River
Height of Falls/Type: Various
Elevation: 300-150 ft
Level of Difficulty/Hiking Distance: Inner Sanctum Trail (1 mile) Rim Walk Trail (2 miles) Dry Chasm Trail (1.5 miles) Rainbow Falls/Elephant’s Head Vista (1/2 mile)
Wikiloc: —–
Whitewater Rte/Canoe Rte Map:
Maps: —–
Trails Websites: —–
My Resource: Adirondack Waterfall Guide “New York’s Cool Cascades” By Russell Dunn 2004
Book Resource: Adirondack Waterfall Guide “New York’s Cool Cascades” By Russell Dunn 2004
Brochures/Travel Guides/Visitor Guides: Adirondack Great Walks & Day Hikes A Guide to paths less taken in the Northeast’s last great wilderness
Additional Information: Ausable Chasm Grand Canyon of the Adirondacks
Photos And Information I Contributed To or Posted To Other Websites: Northern New York Waterfalls
Nearest Intersection: Rte 9 and Old State Rd
Directions: From I-87 N in Keeseville, Take exit 34 to the right onto Rt-9n towards Ausable Forks/Keeseville for .3 miles. Turn right onto Hwy 9n and drive for 1.3 miles. Turn left onto US 9 and drive for 1.5 miles.
Comments/Notes: —–

For additional information click on the following links
Dam And Falls
Rainbow Falls
Horseshoe Falls
Horseshoe Lower Falls
Diagonal Slide IV
Elephant Head Class III

Elephant Rock Rapid IV+
Long One IV Rapids
Mike’s Hole (lead-in) IV+ Rapids
Mike’s Hole Itself Class IV Rapids
The Pinch of the Chasm Class I
Exit Canal Class II+ Rapids

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