LEG 11 (runner 4)     presented by Knapp Winery 3.5 miles (steep uphill)  
Start: Clute Park (Watkins Glen)
Finish: Hector Falls
This leg passes a huge, rushing waterfall where Hector Falls Creek empties into Seneca Lake.
 
Directions (runner)
Runners leave Clute Park and head north on Route 414 out of Watkins Glen. Stay left where Route 414 splits with Route 79. (Do not cross Route 414 to continue up the hill.)
 
Directions (vehicle)
Vehicles proceed north on Route 414, which becomes Route 79. In the village of Burdett, turn left at the stop sign onto Lake Ave, then make a quick right onto Main St (also marked County Road 5). Follow County Road 5 to the end. Park along County Road 5 on both sides; the exchange point is ahead (across Route 414).