The moment, at the lip of Hanging Spear Falls. Photo: Scott Martin

The moment, at the lip of Hanging Spear. Photo: Scott Martin

Click below to read ACT III: INSPIRATION, the flipbook photo-essay finale to this week’s three installments looking at Pat Keller and Steve Fisher‘s descent of New York’s Hanging Spear Falls and the lower gorge of the Opalescent, deep in the 6.1-million-acre Adirondack Park.

Read ACT I: INCEPTION with the teaser for Fisher's "mini-doc" debut today on the descent (and view the wide-screen version below and at
And read ACT II: DETERMINATION, looking back at the history of paddlers who explored the whitewater tucked away in the High Peaks Wilderness of the nation’s largest state park.