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Beautiful is an understatement

The falls are breathtaking! The walk to get there is no more than 1.5 miles and it’s a very easy... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
michellemarie1311
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Lancaster, Pennsylvania
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A stunning waterfall in fall!

I highly recommend a visit....see the view from the overlook and then hike out to it from the park... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
JRM27FF
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Walworth, New York
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

The falls are breathtaking! The walk to get there is no more than 1.5 miles and it’s a very easy hike. Be sure to check out the overlook just a mile up the road for a different view! Highly recommend!

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Reviewed 1 week ago

I highly recommend a visit....see the view from the overlook and then hike out to it from the park below. Very easy hike that can be done in 10 minutes.

Thank JRM27FF
Reviewed 1 week ago

No visit to this area of New York is complete without a photo stop at the Falls. This is an amazingly beautiful gorge and the fall is the best time to be there with all the vivid foliage. There is one hour parking at the...More

Thank Prepcook
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This place is gorgeous and I highly recommend it. We stopped in between visiting some of the other waterfalls and hiking in the area.

Thank Footprints682836
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a beautiful park and waterfall. This is our third trip to the falls and we will definitely return next year.

Thank Ambassador733472
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Very nice 1.5 mile hike total, in and out. Beautiful scenery, water, falls, rocks, trees, wildlife. An excellent hike to view the wonderful scenery.

Thank Foodfunsun
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

WOW! This was a very nice hike with low intensity hills and Amazing Waterfall! It is a must see for any Nature Buff!

Thank Kirk S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My travel companion and I stopping at the falls overlook after lunch on the first day of our trip to Ithaca. We were in sandals and not exactly prepared for any hiking. We were just going to take a look at the falls -- well,...More

Thank emtropp291
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

You can get to the falls by a short easy walk though there are other longer trails. We ended up seeing it from an overlook spot near a visitors center first. The view was awesome though sort of wish we would have walked to it...More

Thank Global753282
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

At 215 feet, this cascade is three stories taller than Niagara Falls. That makes it the tallest single drop waterfall east of the Rocky Mountains. You can pay $8 to enter the park and get the view from the bottom, or you can do like...More

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NuritB692
20 August 2018|
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Response from Aiptasia | Reviewed this property |
The part of the park that's on Cayuga lake has both tent sites and cabins. I'm not sure of the amenities for the various camp sites and their website reveals nothing about it. Here is the park's phone number. You might reach... More
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Nilesh P
28 March 2018|
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Response from William K | Reviewed this property |
The park is easily walkable. There is parking both at the upper falls overlook, and down by the lake when you walk to the falls from below. The walking paths are wide, level and have a packed gravel surface. Sounds like you... More
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B611hoff
28 September 2017|
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Response from RMPgh | Reviewed this property |
The top close to building is, i can't answer about lower area.
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