High Street Bridge Falls (Bear Gulch Stream)

Waterfall Name: High Street Bridge Falls (Bear Gulch Stream)
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Location: Richmondville Twn

First Visit: 05-25-2013
State: New York State
Region: Eastern Region
County: Schoharie County
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NYS Tourism Region: Central Leatherstocking
NYDEC Region: Capital Region/Northern Catskills

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Waterfall Location: N42.63295 W74.56383
Parking: N42.63282 W74.56370
Trailhead: ————-
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Stream, River: Bear Gulch Stream
Height, Type: Falls 12ft Dam 3ft
Elevation: 1126 ft
Level of Difficulty, Hiking Distance: Roadside View

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My Resource: Mohawk Region Waterfall Guide: From the Capital District to Cooperstown & Syracuse: The Mohawak and Schoharie Valleys, Helderbergs, and Leatherstocking Country, Paperback – June 12, 2007, by Russell Dunn,Waterfalls of the Schoharie Valley,pg227
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Landmark: Town Of Richmondville Garage
Nearest Intersection: Summit St. and High St.
Directions: From I-88 W Richmondville, Take exit 20 to the right onto Rt-7 S/Rt-10 S towards Richmondville and drive for .7 miles. Turn right onto Main St and drive for .7 miles. Turn left onto High St and drive for .1 miles. Turn right onto High St and drive for .3 miles.

Comments, Notes: Although listed in the book as roadside, the bridge is closed off with no access to either end or below the falls. There are barriers and signs all over for no tresspassing. The only view is from the edge of the road just before the garage but no clear view of the complete falls.