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Kaaterskill Falls

Kaaterskill Falls

Kaaterskill Falls
Located in Greene County
Image courtesy of USGS


Type: Park.

Features: Highest waterfall in the state.

Feature Type: Scenic.

Reference: Identified as a site of geologic interest by the NYS Geological Highway Map
(NYS Museum, NYS Geological Survey).

Quadrangle: Kaaterskill Clove.

Reason for Designation: Identified as a unique geologic feature by the NYS Geological Highway Map
(NYS Museum, NYS Geological Survey).