My hiking companion.
A short hike by CatskillSearch to the Devil's Kitchen Lean-to and the stream that forms Black Chasm. CatskillSearch started at the Platte Clove Preserve entrance and headed south on foot from the Platte Clove Road. CatskillSearch immediately passes a trail register sign-in . [...]
The Laurel House (1852-1967) acquired the water rights to Spruce Creek and dammed it during tourist season, charging spectators below the falls a fee to watch as the waters were unleashed and the falls "turned on". (Link: Wikipedia- Kaaterskill Falls) Remnants of this dam ca [...]