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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 […]

Ultimate Adirondack Waterfall Roadtrip

By John Haywood Everyone loves waterfalls! Those wonderful natural wonders make the perfect backdrop for a picnic, centerpiece to a photo, or cool spot to beat the heat on Summer day. The best part about waterfalls, though, is the diversity. There are so many shapes and sizes as well as easy hikes, demanding hikes, roadside falls… you name it. There is a waterfall for everyone! While the Adirondacks are known mostly for the mountains, there are hundreds and hundreds and […]

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Adirondack Waterfall Day-trip

A day-long waterfall adventure! by John Haywood Everyone loves New York waterfalls! Those roaring and splashing natural wonders can be found almost everywhere in the Adirondacks. The beauty of the mountains is they have the perfect terrain for the formation of cascades of all types. There are numerous waterfalls along Route 73 alone and a few more on Route 86 leading to Wilmington, that are easily accessible or viewable from roadside. Here is a list of easily accessible waterfalls that […]