During this 5-6 hour tour, we will visit and photograph two of the most well-known waterfalls around Syracuse: Chittenango Falls and Pratt's Falls. As a bonus (if time allows) we'll also visit Tully's hidden gem, Tinker Falls.
CAUTION: These locations require a small bit of strenuous hiking/walking - please judge your own health and abilities and wear footwear with good support and traction.
Meet at Address #1, 8:30am:
Chittenango Falls State Park
2300 Rathbun Rd
Cazenovia, NY 13035
Pratt's Falls County Park
7671 Pratt's Falls Road
Manlius, NY 13104
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Address #3 (if time allows):
Tinker Falls Trail
NY-91 S/Apulia-Truxton Rd
(Just past Labrador Hollow Unique Area)
Tully, NY 13159
A printed sheet with directions to Addresses #2 and #3 will be handed out.
Each park has dedicated parking, fees vary and are the responsibility of each student.
Suggested Items to Bring:
• DSLR (recommended, but not required)
• Wide-angle lens (for sweeping views)
• Telephoto lens (for getting the details)
• Tripod (for long exposure photos - highly recommended!)
• Neutral Density Filters (for even longer exposures)
• Hiking boots/shoes
• Hiking poles
What to Expect:
Each student is free to photograph whatever subject matter they'd like, being respectful of the parks. Phil will provide some basic tips to the group and hands on instruction to each student as requested.
The fee is $40 (or $60) per student, cash (preferred) or checks accepted. Each student will also receive a small free gift!
Saturday, May 24, 2014
All new information will be emailed to those who have RSVP'd, if necessary.
Hope to see you there!