Bridal Veil Falls (Plattekill Creek)

Dates VisitedCountyAKAStream RiverWatershed
8/18/2013GreenePlattekill CreekEsopus Creek

Gps Of FallsGps Of ParkingLandmarkHeight of FallsElevationType of Waterfall
N42.13142 W74.08390N42.13326 W74.08598About 100-200 feet below Plattekill Falls, but you are still about 20 feet above the top of Bridal Veil Falls.90 ft1650 ftRibbon

LocationCloset IntersectionCounty Park State Park State Lands State Forest
Hunter TownCo 16 and Prediger RoadPlatte Cove Preserve

Level Of Difficulty Hiking Distance
Hard Dangerous Aprox. 1.8 Mile Round Trip

Comments Notes
Can be seen best from Hells Hole. The first waterfall is called Old Mill Falls. Then below this is Plattekill Falls. And then there is Bridal Veil Falls which I did not get to.

Whitewater Rafting Route Or Canoe Route Map UsedMaps (Paper) Used

Book and Internet Resource UsedBrochures, Travel Guides, Visitor Guides Used
Catskill Region Waterfall Guide "Cool Cascades of the Catskills & Shawangunks" By Russell Dunn

From I-87 S in Saugerties Town, Take exit 20 to the right onto Rt-32 towards Saugerties/Woodstock and drive for .2 miles. Turn left onto Highway 32 and drive for .2 miles. Turn right onto Highway 212 and drive for 2 miles. Turn right onto Blue Mountain Road and drive for 1.4 miles. Turn left onto Platt Clove Road and drive for 4.5 miles.

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