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Fifty Falls Patch

The Adirondack Fifty Falls Challenge is here!

The Adirondack Fifty Falls Challenge is here! Russell Dunn and John Haywood bring their years of experience and expertise together to bring you the Adirondack Fifty Falls Waterfalls Challenge! Waterfalls are a mainstay of the Adirondacks that attract people from all over who come to see their natural beauty. Many of these visitors come to the High Peaks region where the issue of overcrowding is prevalent. Our goal is to help alleviate overcrowding of parking areas, roadways, and trails by […]

Whiteface Brook Falls

Falls on Whiteface Brook – Wilmington

Falls on Whiteface Brook The Falls on Whiteface Brook are a 30-foot-high, off-trail waterfall. To get there: GPS: 44°21.057’N 73°55.497’W – From Lake Placid (junction of Routes 86 & 73), drive northeast on Route 86 for 2.9 miles. Turn left onto Connery Pond Road and head northwest for 0.6 mile to park in an area at the drivable end of the road. Follow the red-blazed trail/abandoned logging road north for 2.5 miles. At the trail junction near the northeast end […]

Falls of Carillon – Ticonderoga

The LaChute River is a two-mile waterway in Ticonderoga that connects Lake George to Lake Champlain. The LaChute drops a total of 230 feet as it flows over several falls. One such waterfall is The Falls of Carillon (French; pronounced carry-on). Ticonderoga, formerly known as Carillon, is also home to Fort Ticonderoga; formerly known as Fort Carillon. Hence, the name of the falls. LaChute Falls is another name for this waterfall. This waterfall, with the remnants of a dam near […]

Split Rock Falls

Shooting the Falls – Split Rock Falls

Shooting the Falls – Split Rock Falls By John Haywood Split Rock Falls in Underwood, an area inside the Town of Elizabethtown, NY, is without a doubt one of the most popular swimming holes in the Adirondacks. Due to its accessibility, hundreds flock there each year to cool off, hang out, or grab a photograph of this unique place. Here, not only do the falls alone give you a nice image, the entire area makes for a great photograph. It’s […]

Daytrip 2 - Keeseville

Adirondack Waterfall Day-trip Part 2

Adirondack Daytrip Part Two: A Day of Waterfalls, Geology, History, and Adventure! By John Haywood Adirondack Waterfall Daytrip part 2! While this may be a short road trip, its size is made up in content. Keeseville is rich in history and Ausable Chasm has enough entertainment to last the entire day! Whether you hike the trails, ride a raft, or traverse the Ausable River on a cable line, you will not leave disappointed! In addition to the exciting attractions, Ausable […]

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