Located on NYS Route 73, this site is just south of the
hamlet of Saint Huberts, which is on the stretch between
the village of Keene Valley and the northern intersection
of routes 73 and 9. Look for the signs for the Giant
Mountain Wilderness Area. The parking area for AMR
is directly across the road.
||N 44o 7' 37"
||W 73o 48' 32"
||off NY 73 near the hamlet of St. Huberts
|Length of hike:
||About 2.9 miles, one way
||Access by easement
Please refer to our page for the general information on
Mountain Reserve. This waterfall is located within
that facility. This area contains four officially named waterfalls,
two others that are commonly named and many other unnamed cascades.
From the guard shack at the AMR, take the Lake Road until reaching
the Gill Brook Trail, approximately 1-3/4 miles. From there,
it is about 0.4 hike up the trail.
on a trip to the AMR in April 2012, we focused on the waterfalls
off the West River Trail. As we were coming out on the Lake
Road, we stumbled upon a number of waterfalls within view of the
road. It has been confirmed by Tony Goodwin, Executive Director
of the Adirondack Trail Improvement Society, that this
The Gill Brook empties into the East Branch of the Ausable River
not far downstream from here. The east branch joins forces
with the west branch at Au Sable Forks to form the Ausable River,
which empties into Lake Champlain in the town of Peru.
Last update: September 4, 2015