Sheldon Falls isn’t even on the familiar green Minnewaska trail map, which is both good and bad. I’ve never heard anyone talk about it or claim it to be a must-see hike, and I very rarely see photos of the area outside a few random ones on Instagram.
But that’s actually what motivated me to go explore this spot — a handful of photos popped up on Instagram a few weeks ago and I went on a mission to find this waterfall.
The good? Few people seem to know about it. The bad? Wow, everyone is seriously missing out and in the dark on what should be one of the top destinations for hikers up here. (more…)