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Great view of the falls

If you don't want to hike or can't make the mile and a half hike (total length to and from the... read more

Reviewed 19 August 2018
Chattanooga, Tennessee
More about the falls - photos

Previous review did not enter photos of Falls and creek. Also there was no actual review, with that... read more

Reviewed 16 August 2018
Janet S
Rochester, New York
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19 Aug 2018
“Great view of the falls”
15 Aug 2018
“More about the falls - photos”
NEW visitor center in a beautifully constructed three season building steps from the tallest waterfall east of the Rockies: Taughannock Falls. Pick up the latest Ithaca is Gorges themed souvenir or apparel, chat with a Visitor Experience Specialist...more
Suggested duration: < 1 hour
2281 Taughannock Park Rd, Trumansburg, NY 14886
+1 607-209-0008
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Reviewed 19 August 2018

If you don't want to hike or can't make the mile and a half hike (total length to and from the falls) - this is a beautiful viewpoint. The hike is easy and recommended but if you don't plan on walking, don't miss the overlook....More

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Reviewed 16 August 2018

Previous review did not enter photos of Falls and creek. Also there was no actual review, with that being said I would like to submit photos. When we visited there was lots of rain and flash flooding occurring in the area. The hike to the...More

Thank Janet S
Reviewed 15 August 2018

Drove up here after walking to the falls. Even after seeing it from below, the view from above was worth it (plus it only takes a minute or two to get up there. A great place to stop.

Thank Thero_Kenman
Reviewed 6 August 2018

The visitors center with local information and helpful staff is a wonderful addition. The bathrooms are clean and bright. The view from the overlook is iconic for there falls.Ample parking.

Thank Marguerite S
Reviewed 6 July 2018

Easy to drive up to and get out of your car, walk a few steps and you are there. You will be standing before one of the most beautiful waterfall sites in the continental USA. But don't stop here, drive back down the hill and...More

Thank differentname
Reviewed 27 June 2018 via mobile

Beautiful! Easy and accessible. We walked the base trail to the falls. Hubby was proud of himself for the 1 1/2 mile (round trip) (FLAT!!) hike. Worth the parking fee. You can cool off in the stream and there are places to stop and rest...More

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Reviewed 19 June 2018

At the visitor center you can get a gorgeous view of the falls. We walked the trails around the falls and stopped in here during that walk. Nice little center where you can buy your souvenirs.

Thank dbiscardi
Reviewed 8 June 2018

One of the highest wall falls east of the Mississippi, this waterfall is just absolutely stunning. The overlook is easily found by driving up a winding road (clearly marked) and parking at the top. A very handsome staircase brings you down to a place directly...More

Thank jer b
Reviewed 28 May 2018

You can get a serious look at nature's splendor at this overlook. No hiking at all here. If you wish to hike, you can drive to another entrance.

Thank globalgranny50
Reviewed 22 April 2018 via mobile

Noticed a small sign along the road for this overlook of the falls. So glad we turned in. Wonderful view of the falls within steps of the parking lot. Still a bit cold outside with some flurries so the gate down to the walking trail...More

Thank vjcg5
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