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Memorable Experience

We saw the falls from the top then hiked to the bottom for more views. Muddy, steep trail but even... read more

Reviewed 24 August 2018
Bob19512014
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Clearwater, Florida
Mine Kill Falls

Well worth the hike to see the falls from below. from parking area head down trail and take the the... read more

Reviewed 9 September 2017
rpg67
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West Shokan, New York
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23 Aug 2018
“Memorable Experience”
9 Sep 2017
“Mine Kill Falls”
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161 Mine Kill State Park, North Blenheim, NY 12131
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Reviewed 24 August 2018

We saw the falls from the top then hiked to the bottom for more views. Muddy, steep trail but even we two seniors could do it. This state park is the one to visit.

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Reviewed 9 September 2017

Well worth the hike to see the falls from below. from parking area head down trail and take the the trail to the right.

Thank rpg67
Reviewed 8 September 2017

We went to Mine Kill on a bit of a whim. The drive through the Schoharie Valley along the creek was beautiful. The park itself was amazing: public pools, disc golf, well maintained trails, boat ramp, kayaking, and clean restrooms. Most surprising may have been...More

2  Thank Chuck R
Reviewed 31 August 2017

We had passed Mine Kill Falls many times. When we finally stopped, we were amazed at the beauty and splendor of the falls. Mom walks with a cane and had no problem with the steps. The walk to the falls is so gorgeous. A lot...More

1  Thank John and Rose P
Reviewed 3 August 2017 via mobile

On our way to Howe Cavern we decided to check out the Mine kill falls which is approx 70 miles from New Paltz. Wooden stairs leading to the falls...Excellent natural falls beautiful......

1  Thank dollbose
Reviewed 18 July 2017 via mobile

Great hiking spot! Free pool with a dive tank. The hike down to the waterfall was spectacular!!! Great free fun a total must!!!!

1  Thank Marilyn P
Reviewed 26 April 2017

On Route 30, watch for the sign that says Mine Kill Falls Overlook. Pull in and park, and take the 1 minute walk to the overlook! Breath-taking view of a natural wonder!

2  Thank gary X
Reviewed 6 January 2017

1/1/17 My wife and I had an enjoyable and invigorating First Day Hike at Mine Kill. No eagles this time but a happy group of First Dayers, stimulating conversations and stunning views of the Schoharie Creek, the surrounding hills and the Mine Kill Falls. We...More

1  Thank ScotiaCantor
Reviewed 21 October 2016

We visited the park after the main season so did not get to see the pool complex but we went to the picnic area by the water and to the water falls. The falls are worth while specially if you can walk to the bottom,...More

Thank aviron l
Reviewed 29 August 2016 via mobile

My husband and I were out for a drive when we came upon his park. I read some reviews and we decided to stop. It's an awesome park with something for everyone; Olympic sized swimming pool, playgrounds, picnic areas, boat launch on the reservoir and...More

1  Thank dsluvsms
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Response from dsluvsms | Reviewed this property |
It was a 20-30 minute walk to the top of the falls from the parking lot near the pools. There is another entrance that has a shorter trail. Trail was very well marked.
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