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Shurform Falls, Moose River, Lewis County, New York

Shurform Rapids, Moose River – Lyons Falls

A Quiet Place for Hiking along the Moose River   Shurform Rapids, Moose River – Lyons Falls Location: Lyons Falls, Lyonsdale Town Park/Area: —– Parking and Trailhead: N43.61717 W75.32156 Trail Name/Reference to: Moose River Hiking Trail Stream/River/Watershed: Moose River Height of Falls/Type: 25 ft, Class IV+ Rapids Level of Difficulty/Hiking Distance: Moderate 1 mile round trip Comments/Notes: From the small parking area by the road, you will enter the woods. The very first section of the trail back to the […]

Fowlersville Falls #2, Lewis County, New York

Fowlersville Falls – Port Leyden

Feel the Power of a Waterfall   Fowlersville Falls – Port Leyden Location: Port Leyden, Lyonsdale Town Park/Area:—– Parking and Trailhead #1: N43.62431 W75.27400 Parking and Trailhead #2: N43.62450 W75.27600 Stream/River/Watershed: Moose River Fowlersville Falls #1 43.62360, -75.27800 Fowlersville Falls #2 43.62406, -75.27765 Height of Falls/Type #1: 20 ft, Slide Class IV+ Rapids Height of Falls/Type #2: Level of Difficulty/Hiking Distance #1: Moderate .4 mile round trip from the trail south of the river Level of Difficulty/Hiking Distance #2: Easy 1.2 mile […]

Goulds Mill Falls, Lewis County, New York

Goulds Mills Falls – Lyons Falls

Are there Ghouls at Goulds Mill?   Goulds Mills Falls – Lyons Falls AKA: Spine Compressor named by American Whitewater Location: Lyons Falls, Lyonsdale Town Park/Area: —– Parking and Trailhead: N43.61454 W75.33701 Stream/River/Watershed: Moose River Height of Falls/Type: 30 ft, Segmented Dam and Falls Level of Difficulty/Hiking Distance: Moderate Short Comments/Notes: -Views from the top can be seen from Shibley Road -From the parking area, cross the road and follow the short trail down to the river. -The trail is […]

High Falls and Dam, Lewis County, New York

High Falls Dam and Falls, Beaver River – Croghan

High Falls on the Beaver River   High Falls Dam and Falls, Beaver River – Croghan Location: Croghan Town Parking and Trailhead: N43.92424 W75.37543 Stream/River/Watershed: Beaver River Height of Falls/Type: 80 ft, Dam Steps Level of Difficulty/Hiking Distance: Easy to moderate, .3 Miles Comments/Notes: From the parking area walk up the gravel road by the penstock. Within a few hundred yards look for a path off to the left that goes under the penstock and follow it to the base of […]

Denley Dam and Falls, Lewis County, New York

Denley Dam and Falls – Port Leyden

A Nice Place to Fish   Denley Dam and Falls – Port Leyden Location: Port Leyden, Leyden Twn Parking and Trailhead: N43.54589 W75.32541 Stream/River/Watershed: Black River Height of Falls/Type: Dam and Falls Level of Difficulty/Hiking Distance: Short Comments/Notes: Accessed from the West side of the Black River (Leyden Town) Location of the Denley Dam Hydroelectric Project Ferc 5571-NY Black River Canoe Route Partial Natural Falls Public Fishing Access Directions: Head south on NY-12 for 2.8 miles, Destination will be on the […]