Austin Falls

Austin Falls

AKA:
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Location:
Wells Twn
First Visit:
5/10/2015
Region:
Northern
County:
Hamilton
Park/Area:
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Gps of Falls:
N43.50062 W74.27911
Gps of Parking:
N43.49886 W74.27779
Gps of Trailhead:
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Trail Name/Reference to:
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Landmark:
Seasonal Road
Stream/River/Watershed:
Sacandaga River
Height of Falls/Type:
40 ft, Chute Flume Multi Step, Class V
Elevation:
1502 ft
Level of Difficulty/Hiking Distance:
Roadside
Wikiloc:
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Whitewater Rte/Canoe Rte Map:
http://www.americanwhitewater.org/content/River/detail/id/1398
Maps:
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Trails Websites:
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My Resource:
Eastern New York All Outdoors Atlas and Field Guide Publication 2008
Book Resource:
Adirondack Waterfall Guide “New York’s Cool Cascades” By Russell Dunn 2004
Brochures/Travel Guides/Visitor Guides:
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Additional Information:
World Waterfalls Database
Photos And Information I Contributed To or Posted To Other Websites:
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Nearest Intersection:
Highway 8 and Old Route 8b
Directions:
From the intersection of Highway 8 and Highway 30 and Elm Lake Road in Speculator, take Highway 30 southeast for 3.2 miles. Turn left onto Old State Route 8b and drive .9 miles.
Comments/Notes:
We parked here N43.49886 W74.27779 and walked the river up to the top. It was maybe a .5 mile walk along the river. We then just climbed up the bank and came back down the road to where we parked.


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