Tag : Waterfall

Smoky Hollow Falls, Shedd Brook Falls, Herkimer County, New York State

Smoky Hollow – 2 Waterfalls – Newport

If your in the area, check out this nice roadside waterfall.   Smoky Hollow – 2 Waterfalls – Newport AKA: Shedd Brook Falls Parking and Trailhead: N43.16764 W75.01978 Stream/River/Watershed: Shedd Brook Height of Falls/Type: Level of Difficulty/Hiking Distance: Roadside, best viewed in spring or fall. Comments/Notes: The land around this is posted Directions: From I-90 W, at Indian Castle, Take exit 29A to the right onto Rt-169 towards Little Falls/Dolgeville and drive for 2.7 miles.Turn left onto Hwy 167 W […]

Powerline Falls, Lewis County, New York, Moose River

Powerline Rapids, Moose River – Lyons Falls

Looking for a nice quiet spot along the Moose River,check out Powerline Rapids.   Powerline 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: 20 ft, Class III+ Rapids Level of Difficulty/Hiking Distance: Moderate .2 mile round trip Comments/Notes: From the small parking area by the road, you will enter the woods. The very first section of the […]

Twin Bridge Falls, Lewis County, New York

Twin Bridge Falls – 2 Waterfalls – Lowville

Double treat, roadside waterfalls on both sides of the road   Twin Bridge Falls – 2 Waterfalls – Lowville Location: Lowville, New Breman Town Parking and Trailhead: 43.85084, 75.33723 Stream/River/Watershed: Black Creek Height of Falls/Type: 25 ft, Slide Level of Difficulty/Hiking Distance: Roadside Comments/Notes: There are two waterfalls here. One on each side of the road. It is undetermined if the falls across the road from the Main falls is on private property. The Main falls is on Private property. Please […]

Grunerts Falls, Lewis County, New York

Grunerts Falls – Croghan

Grunerts Falls is a beautiful short walk to a bridge over looking the falls   Grunerts Falls – Croghan Location: Croghan Parking and Trailhead: 43.97553, 75.23376 Stream/River/Watershed: Oswegatchie River West Branch Height of Falls/Type: 25 ft Level of Difficulty/Hiking Distance: Short easy walk to the bridge overlooking the waterfall. Comments/Notes: Located right next to the Grunerts Camp and Inn There is a DEC fishing parking area There is no formal path You can see the bridge from the parking area […]

West Pond Outlet, Waterfall on, Herkimer County, New York

West Pond Outlet, Waterfall on – Eagle Bay

Waterfall on West Pond Outlet, located in the Fulton Chain Wild Forest   West Pond Outlet, Waterfall on – Eagle Bay Location: Eagle Bay, Webb Town Park/Area: Fulton Chain Wild Forest Parking and Trailhead: 43.81842, 74.88370 Landmark: Orvis Schoolhouse Trailhead Parking Area Stream/River/Watershed: West Pond Outlet Height of Falls/Type: 20 ft, Drops through large boulders and ledges Level of Difficulty/Hiking Distance: .4 mile one way Comments/Notes: The trail is easy to follow along an old dirt road. At about .3 […]