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Waterfalls of New York State 100+ Challenge, Dig the Falls, part 5, The North Country Region

Waterfalls of New York State 100+ Challenge, Dig the Falls, part 5, The North Country Region For more information on this challenge click here To purchase “Waterfalls of New York State”, click here  To purchase “A Waterfall Guide to Letchworth State Park” by Scott A. Ensminger and Douglas K. Bassett, click here The following list is the first set of locations listed in the book “Waterfalls of New York State” by Scott A. Ensminger of (Western New York Waterfall Survey), […]

Waterfalls, Whats areas and types interest You! 6-5-2017

Waterfalls, Whats areas and types interest You! I am curious! We all view our destinations based on our personal preferences. For all you “Waterfall” folks, what areas or types of waterfall locations do you choose to see. Do you like long hikes to get to a waterfall? Do you prefer a roadside stop here and there along a route to your end destination? Do you prefer hikes less then 1 mile to see a waterfall? Would you only visit tourist areas […]

Artist Falls and Gill Brook Trail Waterfalls

Artist Falls and Gill Brook Trail Waterfalls Artist Falls and Gill Brook Trail Waterfalls (St Huberts) AKA: —– Location: Keene Twn First Visit: 8/11/2011 Region: Northern County: Essex Park/Area: —– Gps of Falls: N44.12673 W73.80830 Gps of Parking: N44.14903 W73.77027 Gps of Trailhead: —– Trail Name/Reference to: —– Landmark: —– Stream/River/Watershed: Gill Brook Height of Falls/Type: 10 ft, to 20 ft, Cascade Elevation: 1811 ft Level of Difficulty/Hiking Distance: 0.5 Wikiloc: —– Whitewater Rte/Canoe Rte Map: —– Maps: Eastern New […]

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Ausable Chasm – 11 Named Waterfalls and Rapids

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 […]

Hiking Trip To Hanging Spear Falls 10-15-2008

Hiking Trip To Hanging Spear Falls 10-15-2008 Hiking Trip To Hanging Spear Falls 10-15-2008 This was my first big hike and my most memorable one!! This is when I learned about how heavy a backpack gets when you are completely soaked!! I learned my pack was not very comfortable, and later down the road purchased one that sat better on my hips!! I learned very quickly what a Thunder Box was….lol So below I have posted albums for every section […]