Category : Waterfall Locations


Bear Slide Falls – Warrensburg

This one is amazing. Bring your sled (just kidding!). Bear Slide Falls is a little know 50′ slide type waterfall that can be found off a limited maintenance road (River Rd.), which follows the banks of the Hudson River. You can read more in-depth about this waterfall in Russell Dunn’s Adirondack Waterfall Guide. The road to the trailhead may not be accessible during the winter, so we would suggest planning a trip during summer or packing your winter gear for […]


Buttermilk Falls State Park – Ithaca

Home of several waterfalls and cascades! With dozens of falls named Buttermilk Falls located throughout New York State, this particular waterfall is the only one to have a park named for it. While there are several waterfalls inside the park, the main attraction can be viewed as you pull into the main parking area located at the lower portion of the park. There is a small state park fee associated with parking here, but it’s well worth the price! If […]

Upper Burden Pond troy ny

The Falls at Burden Pond – Troy

You could easily pass The Falls at Burden Pond without even knowing they exist… The falls at Burden Pond is one of those hidden gems that continue to surprise, even after finding the first set of waterfalls on the creek. There are several very small drops in the creek between the three larger waterfalls on the Wynants Kill (creek) above the pond. All are accessible via trails located near the creek. The safest way to start your hike to the […]


Chittenango Falls State Park – Cazenovia

Chittenango Falls State Park is one of our favorites to visit while in the area! Chittenango Falls is a massive 167′ high, two-tiered beauty located a short drive from NYS I-90. Easily one of the best waterfalls in the area to visit, this state park also boasts several other seasonal waterfalls and miles of trail systems to explore. Ample parking is located near the top of the falls. There is a fee for parking, but most people bypass paying it […]

Falls on Fitting Creek

Falls on Fitting Creek (Widows Creek Falls) – Hudson

Falls on Fitting Creek, or more creepily named Widows Creek Falls… Falls on Fitting Creek, also known as Widows Creek Falls, is a medium sized roadside waterfall that can be visited any time of year. The properties on both sides of the waterfall are posted, but if you are able to gain permission there is a second tier to the waterfall that can only be viewed behind the houses to the left and right of the stream. The house is […]