La Chute River (shown on some maps as "Ticonderoga Creek") drains the northern end of Lake George into Lake Champlain in the historic town of Ticonderoga. This is not a well-known stream, and it doesn't appear that paddlers run it with any regularity. Its character appears to be mostly quiet Class I or II, punctuated by a big drop: Carillon Falls, a 30-foot or bigger cascading waterfall which is the centerpiece of a park in the center of town, looks too bony to be runnable at normal water levels.
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Note* This is a highly visible drop. Best bet is to scout in plain clothes, put in at the bridge upstream and then take out at the park road near the pool. Be quick or you can plan on someone calling the fuzz.
Eastern Adirondacks Reaches
Ausable, E. Branch Ausable, W. Branch (1.) Ausable, W. Branch (2.) Balm of Gilead Brook
Boquet (2.) Boquet (3.) Boquet, N. Branch Boquet, S. Branch
Boreas (1.) Branch, The (Boquet trib.) Branch, The (Schroon trib.) Cedar (1.)
Cedar (2.) Cold Deer Creek (Hudson Trib.) Glen Creek
Hague Brook Hudson (0.) Hudson (1. Indian River to North River) Hudson (2. North River to Riparius)
Hudson (3. Riparius to the Glen) Indian (Hudson trib.) John's Brook La Chute
Mettawee Mill Creek (Essex County) Mill Creek (Hudson trib.) North Creek
Pike Brook Poultney Putnam Creek Raquette (1.)
Rock River Schroon (North Hudson to Schroon Falls) Schroon (Starbuckville to Riverbank) Schroon (Warrensburg to Thurman Station)
Squaw Brook Styles Brook Thirteenth Brook Trout brook (Schroon trib)
West Mill Brook
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Is this one runnable? It looks sketchy at best.
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