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Cave of the Winds

Goat Island, Niagara Falls, NY 14303
+1 716-278-1730
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This exciting tour outfits you in a hooded raincoat and takes you into a cave and then along a catwalk near the foot of the falls for an up-close, wet and very rewarding view of the thunderous, cascading waters.
  • Excellent85%
  • Very good11%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“hurricane deck” (940 reviews)
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Goat Island, Niagara Falls, NY 14303
+1 716-278-1730
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Reviewed yesterday

What a great up close view of the falls. Due to all the water and the sun, there is almost always a rainbow. You can climb the stairs of the hurricane deck and feel the force of the rushing water. It is one of the...More

Thank Patty B
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

The place was amazing , the staff not so much. Everyone is walking around mad or not wanting to be there. You get free shoes for the visit and ponchos. It was great staying under the water. Love to go back!

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We did not buy a package. We just went to the window and bought tickets for that cave of the winds. Tickets were $17 and included sandals and a thin poncho and a bag for your shoes. Sandals sizes were big. I normally wear 11's...More

Thank mek2j
Reviewed yesterday

We loved this attraction, incredible and exhilarating! We were there on a 90 degree day and it felt so good to cool off!! They give you special shoes to wear and a poncho. Beware - don't bother with waterproof mascara ladies....my MAC mascara was all...More

Thank Robyn75
Reviewed 2 days ago

I highly recommend this attraction!!!! It was so exciting and a lot of fun!! You received a poncho and also some water shoes. It was loud and VERY exciting!!!!

Thank Marsha J
Reviewed 2 days ago

We went here as part of a day long tour. This was our first stop and it was the best thing we did for the entire trip. You truly get to appreciate the sheer size and power of the falls. Standing on the hurricane deck...More

Thank Soprano30
Reviewed 2 days ago

This is an astonishing walk under the falls. Everyone has to do the Cave of the Winds as your visit to Niagara Falls is incomplete without it.

Thank Nathan L
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

First thing you should know; there is no cave! So what is it? The Cave of the Winds is a network of decks and steps that allow you to walk around, through an UNDER Niagra Falls! What an Incredible experience! You are furnished with sandles...More

Thank GaryMage
Reviewed 3 days ago

The best attraction on either side of the border for the falls! For a super treat get pummeled by the falls in Hurricane Winds, a delight even for an adult! YOU WILL GET WET! They provide ponchos and water shoes which were much needed! If...More

Thank Greg D
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

This was a great view of the American Falls and the Bridal Veil Falls from an up close and personal perspective. Prepare to get wet! Loved it!

Thank Tammy W
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Lisa U
27 September 2017|
Response from Hoosier1963 | Reviewed this property |
Yes. There group line for purchasing. This is a New York State park area. I would call to verify. Have a great time.
Edgar M
5 September 2017|
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Response from phestah | Reviewed this property |
The park is open all year. I don't know if this attraction is. Call or ck the web.
Jennifer C
3 September 2017|
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Response from JimKathi | Reviewed this property |
Im not sure. There are several decks with steps in between leading up to the next level.