Old Mill Falls (Plattekill Creek)

Dates VisitedCountyAKAStream RiverWatershed
8/18/2013GreenePlattekill CreekEsopus Creek

Gps Of FallsGps Of ParkingLandmarkHeight of FallsElevationType of Waterfall
N42.13296 W74.08594N42.13326 W74.08598Overlook Bridge15 ft to 16 ft1819 ft2 Step Falls

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

Level Of Difficulty Hiking Distance
Hard to Moderate Dangerous Aprox. .1 Mile Round Trip

Comments Notes
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
Eastern New York all outdoors Atlas and Field Guide Publication 2008 pg 151 C4

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

Directions
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.


Additional Information Can Be Found On The Following Websites or PublicationsPhotos And Information I Contributed To or Posted To Other Websites
Catskill Mountaineer

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