Waterfall Name: Twitchell Creek Falls and Cascades #1 bridge falls
Location: Webb Twn
First Visit: 06-27-2016
State: New York State
Region: Central Region
County: Herkimer County
Park Area: Areas of Environmental Concern in Herkimer County
NYS Tourism Region: Adirondack Mountains
NYDEC Region: Western Adirondacks/Eastern Lake Ontario
Waterfall Location: N43.84035 W74.89260
Trail Name, Reference to: ————-
Stream, River: Twitchell Creek
Height, Type: total 100ft spanned over 1/3 mile,several small cascades and 1 large cascade
Elevation: 2058 ft
Level of Difficulty, Hiking Distance: .3 miles walking back down the road from the parking area brings you to the trail. Look for a faint pink double ribbon on a tree. It then is a couple hundred feet to the top of the large falls.
Whitewater Rte, Canoe Rte Map: ————-
My Resource: Discover the Central Adirondacks, Four-Season Adventures in the Heart of the Northwoods, 4th Edition 2007, Barbara McMartin & Bill Ingersoll
Book Resource: Discover the Central Adirondacks, Four-Season Adventures in the Heart of the Northwoods, 4th Edition 2007, Barbara McMartin & Bill Ingersoll
Brochures, Travel Guides, Visitor Guides: ————-
Additional Information: ————-
Photos, Information Contributed to other Websites: Dig the Falls
Nearest Intersection: Twitchell Inn Rd and Pond Trl
Directions: From County Rte 28 and Big Moose Rd, in Eagle Bay, Get on Big Moose Rd and drive north for 5.8 miles. Turn left onto Big Moose Rd and drive for 1.7 miles. Turn right onto Twitchell Rd and drive 2.1 miles to parking area.
Comments, Notes: As you are walking down the road you will see several small cascades and some can be seen from the road. A short scramble/bushwack will lead you to another waterfall here N43.83862 W74.89346 Please use caution in this area. Not a good location for children. For the main waterfall, the trail is easy and short. You can continue on the trail to the base of the waterfall. It is steep in some spots, and close to the edge of the waterfall.