A family walk in the Adirondacks (ADK) is all kids need!
Roaring Brook Falls/ Giant Mountain Wilderness Area
Distance - 0.3-mile
Elevation - n/a
Vertical ascent - n/a
cross-country ski - yes
Roaring Brook Falls as seen from Route 73, 3.5 miles south of Keene Valley
in the Adirondacks of New York
Park at the Giant Mountain/Roaring Brook parking area and this is a quick 0.3-mile journey for all ages.
The path forks for a variety of hiking options. The easiest is keeping the river to your right and heading to the base of Roaring Brook Falls
At the base of Roaring Brook Falls
© Diane Chase, an excerpt from her guidebook Adirondack Family Time: Tri-Lakes and High Peaks (Your Four-Season Guide to Over 300 Activities) available online or bookstores/museums. Diane is currently working on the second guidebook in the four book series of Adirondack Family Activities.