High Falls Gorge
Take a moment and a camera and enjoy the Adirondacks’ most breathtaking 30 minute walk. Four splendid waterfalls catapulting over rocks and crevice carved a billion years ago by ice, water and wind. Discover the natural history, geology, and forestry in the educational signage along the way. Self guided tours. Separate 1 mile wooded snowshoe trail with rentals available on premises. Campfire and marshmallow roasting on weekends and holidays. Junior Explorer Program where kids are rewarded for learning. Mine for gemstones and fossils at the Ausable River Mining Co. The River View Cafe features light fair for lunch and snacks while proudly serving regional beers and New York State wines by a cozy fireplace. Adirondack gift shop.
One mile west of Whiteface Mountain Ski Center and eight miles east of Lake Placid.