Tomsco Falls (Taylor Brook)

Please take note that this location is on Private Property!!! I believe there is or was another access point to view falls from the top but I am unsure about status of access!!

Dates VisitedCountyAKAStream RiverWatershed
8/23/2014SullivanLittle Falls And Royalty FallsTaylor BrookSandburg Creek

Gps Of FallsGps Of ParkingLandmarkHeight of FallsElevationType of Waterfall
N41.67376 W74.51498N41.67428 W74.5121085 ft1000 ftMulti-tiered

LocationCloset IntersectionCounty Park State Park State Lands State Forest
Fallsburg TownMountaindale Road

Level Of Difficulty Hiking Distance
Roadside

Comments Notes
I spoke with this home owner and she was very clear on the no trespassing and would not even allow me to take a photo from the road. She stated she called the police several times this summer. She also said the name of the falls was royalty.

Whitewater Rafting Route Or Canoe Route Map UsedMaps (Paper) Used
Eastern New York all outdoors Atlas and Field Guide Publication 2008 pg 157 E5

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 New Paltz, Take exit 18 to the right onto Rt-299 towards New Paltz/Poughkeepsie and drive for .8 miles. Take the Rt-299 W ramp to the left towards New Paltz for 260 ft. Turn left onto Main Street and drive for 2.5 miles. Keep right onto New Paltz-Minnewaska Road and drive for 4.8 miles. Turn right onto US 44 and drive for 10.4 miles. Turn left onto US 209 and drive for 10.7 miles. Turn right onto Old Rt-209 and drive for 370 ft. Turn right onto Old Rt-209 and drive for 5.3 miles.

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