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Buttermilk Falls

N Point Rd, Long Lake, NY 12847
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Nice picnic spot

Had never been to the falls before, so we decided to get some sandwiches in town and check it out... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
camcris518
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Fulton, New York
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Anytime of year!

Beautiful! Short walk to perfect picnic area. I have visited in winter when its magical. As well as... read more

Reviewed 21 October 2017
Rachel M
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“picnic tables” (8 reviews)
“short walk” (6 reviews)
“easy access” (5 reviews)
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N Point Rd, Long Lake, NY 12847
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Had never been to the falls before, so we decided to get some sandwiches in town and check it out. A short walk to a picnic area where we ate. Not too many bugs consider it is black fly season. A nice relaxing picnic by...More

Thank camcris518
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Reviewed 21 October 2017 via mobile

Beautiful! Short walk to perfect picnic area. I have visited in winter when its magical. As well as Autumn with the impressive water flowing.

1  Thank Rachel M
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Reviewed 16 October 2017

We always make Buttermilk Falls a stop on our way into coming to the Long Lake area. It is a bit of a drive down the road, not much information cluttering the road side. Then there it is!! Park and walk on the short trail...More

Thank Lucy T
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Reviewed 18 September 2017 via mobile

An out flow from forked lake, this waterfall offers some nice picture opportunities year round. Some people also bring tubes to slide down them in the summer time. Looked fun, but don't want to get stuck in the undertow.

Thank Horsegirl35
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Reviewed 16 September 2017

Definately an easy little hike, but just a precaution for the not-so-sure-footed. Take your time. Lots of families and couples with dogs. My unofficial survey said most dogs were a little fearful of the falls. Beautiful spot, and so glad we came.

Thank Barbara M
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Reviewed 14 September 2017

Beautiful falls surrounded by flat rocks and a few picnic tables, about a 2 min walk from parking area!

Thank brian b
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Reviewed 14 September 2017

This place never changes yet never gets old. So beautiful, no matter what time of year. Be sure to visit above the falls.

Thank 6happyhikers
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Reviewed 29 August 2017

A short drive from Motel Long Lake and Cottages. It is the beginning of Long Lake and always a welcome site to see and hear!

Thank crawfordjoy
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Reviewed 13 August 2017 via mobile

Beautiful falls and area for hiking. Easy access and just a short walk to the Falls just outside of Long Lake.

Thank rshamer
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Reviewed 23 July 2017

Stopped by to see the falls after viewing them from a sea plane ride. This is a beautiful area in the Adirondacks with incredibly easy access from the road. Plenty of parking and an easy stroll to the falls and picnic areas.

Thank UncleJackNY
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