Russell Brook Falls, Delaware County, ny 8-10-2014

Delaware Wild Forest, Russell Brook – 2 Waterfalls

Delaware Wild Forest, Russell Brook – 2 Waterfalls

Location: Colchester Twn
First Visit: 8/10/2014
Region: Central
County: Delaware
Park/Area: Delaware Wild Forest
Gps of Falls: N41.99573 W74.93966
Gps of Parking: N41.99412 W74.94092
Landmark: Mud Pond & Trout Pond Hiking Trail and Campgrounds
Stream/River/Watershed: Russell Brook
Height of Falls/Type: 30 ft, 10 ft
Elevation: 1800 ft
Level of Difficulty/Hiking Distance: .1 Miles
My Resource: Eastern New York all outdoors Atlas & Field Guide Publication 2008
Book Resource: Catskill Region Waterfall Guide “Cool Cascades Of The Catskills & Shawangunks” By Russell Dunn 2004
Additional Information: World Waterfall Database
Nearest Intersection: Russell Brook Rd And Morton Rd
Directions: From Hwy 17 W in Roscoe, Take exit 94 to the right towards Rt-206/Roscoe/Walton. Turn left onto Old Rt-17 and drive for .5 miles. Turn left onto Old Rt-17 and drive for 2 miles. Turn right onto Horse Brook Rd and drive for 2 miles. Turn left onto Morton Hill Rd and drive for 1.6 miles.
Comments/Notes: When you are parked, the trail information will be to the left. Take the trail to the right of the sign and go right down the short trail. The trail to the bridge is very easy. Cross the bridge and follow the trail to the right again. You will see a small trail off to the right that leads to the base of the falls. For the upper view of the falls park on the roadside before you get to the actual parking area. Use extreme caution when viewing from the topside


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