Block Cascade on Stag Brook – Wilmington
The Block Cascade is a broad, 20-foot-high block cascade that forms on the upper section of Stag Brook, a tributary to the West Branch of the Ausable River, that rises from Whiteface Mountain.
To get there: GPS: 44°21.415’N 73°52.136’W – From Stag Brook Falls [see chapter on Stag Brook Falls for directions], follow the trail uphill for approximately 0.25 mile. At that point, a service road crosses Stag Brook Trail. Continue hiking uphill along the trail, passing by several more cascades, until you reach Block Cascade.
This waterfall is part of the Adirondack Fifty Falls Challenge.
This waterfall can be found in Russell Dunn’s Keene Valley Region Waterfall Guide.