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Deer Brook Falls – Keene, Essex

Deer Brook Falls

Deer Brook Falls – Keene Valley

Deer Brook Falls is a commanding, 80-foot-high cascade on Deer Brook in Keene Valley.

To get there: From Euba Mills (junction of Routes 73 & 9), drive northwest  on Route 73 for ~6.6 miles, and park to your right after crossing over the bridge spanning the East Branch of the Ausable River. Walk across Route 73 to the opposite side and pick up the blue-blazed Deer Brook Trail that ultimately leads to Snow Mtn and Rooster Comb Mtn.

After 0.1 mile, you will reach a decision point. You can either continue following an eroded trail through the gorge past multiple medium-sized cascades and come out to the rim 0.6 mile later, or follow the high-water rim trail.

Taking either route, you will reach a footbridge spanning Deer Brook at ~0.8 mile, where a pothole cascade can be seen. Instead of crossing over the footbridge, continue straight ahead for another <0.1 mile to reach Deer Brook Falls.

Waterfall Name: Deer Brook Falls
Alternative Name(s): Snow Mtn with waterfall
Phone: …..
Website: …..

Classification: Analysis in Progress
Height: 80′
Crest: TBD
Access/Location Classification: Accessible/May not be verified

Waterway: Deer Brook
Cave/Forest/Preserve Name: n/a
Clove/Gulch/Valley/Glen: n/a
Gorge/Hollow/Gulf/Gully/Ravine/Chasm: n/a
Lat/Long: 44.1639, -73.79242
Altitude (Appx Meters): 554.7

Town: Keene Valley
County: Essex
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: 44.16501, -73.77937
Parking Notes: …..
Trail head: TBD, TBD
Trail Notes: Snow Mountain, Roostercomb Mountain Trail – 1 mile 1.9 mile rt
We are in the process of collecting trails via www.WikiLoc.com, which we will make available in the near future. “Analysis In Progress”, “TBD”, and empty fields denote information currently being collected.

SOURCES –
Originator: Eastern New York all outdoors Atlas & Field Guide Publication 2008
Source 2: Steve Young
Source 3: www.bobbieswaterfalls.com
Source 4: http://www.lakeplacid.com/do/hiking/snow-mountain-and-deer-brook-falls

For more information on New York State waterfalls, please visit our New York waterfall map.

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Closest Geolocated Address: 1445 NY-73 Scenic, Keene Valley, NY 12943, USA
Location Lat/Long: 44.164043, -73.792259

Deer Brook Falls – Keene, Essex


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