Hiking Waterfalls in New England  by Eli Burakian

Hiking Waterfalls in New England Guide Book

by Eli Burakian (Falcon Guides)
Hiking Waterfalls in New England  by Eli Burakian
Hiking Waterfalls in New England includes detailed hike descriptions, maps, and color photos for approximately 100 of the most scenic waterfall hikes in the area. Hike descriptions also include history, local trivia, and GPS coordinates. Hiking Waterfalls in New England will take you through state and national parks, forests, monuments and wilderness areas, and from popular city parks to the most remote and secluded corners of the area to view the most spectacular waterfalls.

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Trails from the "Hiking Waterfalls in New England" Guide Book
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A series of cascades that drop almost 100 feet and are tucked under a think canopy, this gem of a waterfall is just a short hike in. Make sure to head to the bottom of the falls, below the bridge, to ...
Hancock, VT - Hiking - Trail Length: 0.75
This short hike takes you to one of Maine’s tallest waterfalls, which appears to burst out of the forest as it falls to the bottom of a huge cliff. Angel Falls is often reported as Maine's tallest wa ...
Andover, ME - Hiking - Trail Length: 1.6
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With at least five named waterfalls, along with a number of other falls and cascades, this loop hike provides a great opportunity to see a lot in a short distance. This is one of the best bangs for yo ...
Gorham, NH - Hiking - Trail Length: 2.6
This hike to one of the tallest waterfalls in New Hampshire should not be missed. The smaller falls along Bemis Brook are intimate and unique, rounding out this rewarding adventure. Just up the trail ...
Bartlett, NH - Hiking,Snowshoeing - Trail Length: 3
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This little-known waterfall, just to the east of Middlebury Gap, is truly one of Vermont’s finest. You’ll need to make a short bushwhack to get there, but once you do, you’ll be surprised at the size ...
Hancock, VT - Hiking - Trail Length: 0.5
This hike takes you on a short loop through The Nature Conservancy’s Ayers Gap Preserve. You’ll travel through a beautiful forest, over a cool stream, and end at a small ravine where a few small falls ...
Uncasville, CT - Hiking - Trail Length: 1.6
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This wide, beautiful waterfall pours over an overhanging rock down to a very large pool. The size of this pool (ideal for swimming) and the fact that you can (carefully) climb behind the waterfall dur ...
Hancock, VT - Hiking - Trail Length: 0.1
With a truly dramatic 60-foot plunge, this is one of Massachusetts’s most well known and most visited waterfalls. A short, somewhat steep hike leads you down to the falls, where below the main pool a ...
Lee, MA - Hiking - Trail Length: 0.8
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A fairly quick out-and-back, the hike up along the Basin-Cascade Trail visits the Basin, Kinsman Falls, Rocky Glen Falls, and the nearby Baby Flume. All are unique and worthy of a visit in this stunni ...
Franconia, NH - Hiking - Trail Length: 2.7
This very steep out-and-back climbs partway up Mount Moosilauke. The first 1.1 miles is flanked by tons of incredible cascades.
North Woodstock, NH - Hiking - Trail Length: 2.2
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An unexpectedly large waterfall located just off the road near Colebrook, Beaver Brook Falls is well worth visiting if you’re in the area. A short flat path provides a nice little loop to the base of ...
Colebrook, NH - Hiking - Trail Length: 0.2
The journey down an abandoned paved road with a nice 10- to 12-foot waterfall at the end makes this an interesting little out-and-back.
Keene, NH - Hiking - Trail Length: 1.6
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This rewarding hike leaves from the historic Brickett Place and takes you to a number of beautiful waterfalls and cascades along shaded Bickford Brook.
Andover, ME - Hiking - Trail Length: 2.5
This is a great family hike in the southern part of Baxter State Park. Both Big and Little Niagara Falls provide ample room for exploration next to surprisingly wide falls.
Island Falls, ME - Hiking - Trail Length: 2.5
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Just a couple miles from the Canadian border, you can get a cliff ’s-edge view above one of the most powerful waterfalls in the state.
North Abed, VT - Hiking - Trail Length: 0.15
Bingham Falls, near the Stowe Mountain Resort, is a very popular waterfall due to the dramatic angle and clarity of the water. There are numerous other small falls above and below the main drop. Bing ...
Montpelier, VT - Hiking - Trail Length: 0.6
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Blackledge Falls is a cool series of two to three waterfalls that usually only flow during periods of high water. These beautiful plunges, the highest of which is almost 30 feet, fall over a semicircu ...
Hartford, CT - Hiking - Trail Length: 0.7
The potholes are nearly circular pools into which a number of waterfalls drop. The big pool at the bottom is an ideal swimming hole.
Montpelier, VT - Hiking - Trail Length: 0.5
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Brickett Falls is a series of short cascades accessed by the Mount Meader Trail near Evans Notch. Although the falls is much more dramatic in spring, you’ll find peace and tranquility here much of the ...
Fryeburg, ME - Hiking - Trail Length: 2.2
This 5.0-mile round-trip hike to one of the most famous waterfalls in the White Mountains, is rewarded with a plunge and set of cascades of unique character in a beautiful setting.
Franconia, NH - Hiking - Trail Length: 5.2
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