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Hector Falls – Burdett

One of the biggest surprise roadside waterfalls near Watkins Glen! Hector Falls is a roadside waterfall located just outside the town of Watkins Glen on route 414. You can park on the side of the road before or after the bridge to get a great view of the first set of falls. Be careful, cars fly by on the road so it can be dangerous. The second and third sets of falls are below the bridge and located on private […]


Conklin’s Gully – Naples

Beautiful and historic! Conklin’s Gully, located in the town of Naples, is a hike that showcases over 10 waterfalls, some ranging from 5 feet to the largest being over 50 feet. Conklin’s Gully is located in the High Tor Wildlife Management Area which is part of the New York State DEC. The DEC has a parking area right next to the beginning of the gully for you to park. Be prepared to get your feet wet while hiking this gully. […]

Clark Gully – Middlesex

Clarks Gully is one of many glens and gullies located in the Naples area. This is a very difficult climb. We advise that only the experienced go past the first waterfall, after that, it is a very, very challenging climb. Be prepared to get wet and dirty if you plan on going past the first falls. There are many times you have to climb up the side of the gully where there are loose dirt and rocks. Once again, only […]


Shequagua Falls – Montour, Schuyler

This beauty is located in the middle of town! Shequaga Falls (She-qua-ga) is located in the town of Montour Falls and is definitely a must if you are passing through this beautiful town. The cascading fall totals in around 156 feet. You can park on Genesee St in Montour and walk down the paved walkway in the park to get closer to the falls. You can also see the falls from the top of the bridge on Mill St. The […]


Minnewaska State Park – Kerhonkson

A dozen beautiful waterfalls await… And scuba diving? That’s right. We said scuba diving! Minnewaska State Park not only offers up a beautiful assortment of waterfalls, but has a myriad of activities, including scuba diving. For more information on New York State waterfall locations, please visit out New York waterfall map. ***** NOTE: Get Directions uses Geolocator for closest known address. Double check directions prior to the start of your jouney. Closest Geolocated Address: Location Lat/Long: NOTE: Get Directions uses […]