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Roaring Brook Falls

South of Keene Valley on Rt 73, Keene Valley, NY
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The Changing Landscape

How can you rate a natural wonder that is constantly changing? Or one that is so large, you can't... read more

Reviewed 7 September 2017
DenneKV
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Keene Valley, New York
via mobile
Beauty Abounds

Roaring Brook Falls is one of the most unique and beautiful falls in the Adirondacks and of course... read more

Reviewed 31 August 2017
slushpond
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Woodstock, New York
via mobile
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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good28%
  • Average4%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible0%
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“short hike” (4 reviews)
“easy hike” (3 reviews)
“walk up” (2 reviews)
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South of Keene Valley on Rt 73, Keene Valley, NY
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Reviewed 7 September 2017 via mobile

How can you rate a natural wonder that is constantly changing? Or one that is so large, you can't see it all unless you are a good distance away! Like the analogy of blind men examining an elephant, each one standing at different locations around...More

Thank DenneKV
Reviewed 31 August 2017 via mobile

Roaring Brook Falls is one of the most unique and beautiful falls in the Adirondacks and of course St Hubert's. And I cannot believe that anyone dares to rate one of this area's Natural wonders. In fact Keene Valley and route 73 abounds with vistas...More

Thank slushpond
Reviewed 27 June 2017

This has been a swiming spot for ever. The water ison the cold side. There are three polls to go in the bottom one is to sit in and play with the younger kids. There is a small falls but can be very fast and...More

Thank vtbear50
Reviewed 26 May 2017

The hike from the parking lot to the base of Roaring Brook Falls is a very easy one. In October The leaves were beautiful but the falls were running a bit light!

Thank Tracy M
Reviewed 7 May 2017

This is a short walk from the parking lot. Best after a rain and the spring thaw. Close to other regional attractions.

Thank mikel12323
Reviewed 3 October 2016

Short walk from parking lot to the base of the falls, best in spring or after a good rain storm. Bring a camera.

Thank adkeval
Reviewed 3 September 2016

Take the family and slowly walk up to the falls or go slow and enjoy the relaxed climb. It can be done in thirty minutes swiftly or slowly for old and tired folks in an hour so you don't become winded. The view is worth...More

1  Thank Christine M
Reviewed 23 August 2016

right off of 73 you will find this wonderful little hike that leads to the waterfall. It is much taller then you would expect and with great photo ops.

Thank Wesley V
Reviewed 22 August 2016

A short walk through the woods (.03 miles) leads to a narrow water fall into a small river. The falls are actually quite high but you can't see it all from the base. I'd recommend skipping as a standalone destination and just taking it in...More

Thank David K
Reviewed 20 August 2016 via mobile

Had a great time hiking here. We first hiker to the base of the waterfall and then decided to go to the top of the waterfall. The hike was worth the spectacular views!

Thank Jenny N
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