New Hope Mills, Cayuga County, New York

New Hope Mills – 2 Dam Waterfalls

Waterfall Name: New Hope Mills – 2 Dam Waterfalls
Aka: ————-
Location: Niles Twn

First Visit: 08-10-2008

State: New York State
Region: Central Region
County: Cayuga County
Park Area: ————-

NYS Tourism Region: Finger Lakes-Wine Country
NYDEC Region: Central New York

Waterfall Challenge:————-

Waterfall Location: N42.79824 W76.34595
Parking: N42.79765 W76.34564
Trailhead: N42.799049 W76.346221
Trail Name, Reference to: ————-

Stream, River: Bear Swamp Creek
Height, Type: 2-damned falls each 25ft
Elevation: 1455 ft
Level of Difficulty, Hiking Distance: Roadside, short

Whitewater Rte, Canoe Rte Map: ————-
Maps: Western New York All-Outdoors Atlas & Field Guide, 2008,A2,pg120

My Resource: Western New York All-Outdoors Atlas & Field Guide, 2008,A2,pg120
Book Resource: 200 Waterfalls in Central and Western New York: A Finder’s Guide Paperback – June 5, 2018, by Rich and Sue Freeman,Waterfalls in Wayne, Yates, Seneca and Cayuga Counties,pg228
Brochures, Travel Guides, Visitor Guides: ————-
Trail_URL: ————-
Additional Information: ————-

Photos, Information Contributed to other Websites: Dig the Falls

Landmark: This Is A Historical Mill.
Nearest Intersection: Glen Haven Rd and New Hope Mills Rd
Directions: From I-81 South in Cortland, Take exit 12 to the right onto US-11/Rt-41 towards Rt-281/Homer/Cortland for .4 miles. Keep left onto S West St ramp and drive for .5 miles. Take the Rt-281 N ramp to the right towards Tr-90/Homer and drive for 1.2 miles. Turn left onto Hwy 41 and drive for 2.5 miles. Turn left onto Hwy 41a and drive for 13.5 miles.Turn right onto N Glen Haven Rd.

Comments, Notes: The first dam is beside the road. The second one, drive down the road to the mill and park in lot.


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