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Breathtaking

The area at the lake is phenomenal. Beautiful scenery, great place to walk/hike. Must stop if you... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
stugordon51
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Yorktown Heights, New York
A picturesque stop, so glad we did it.

It was a very nice ride out to Cayuga Lake. We had good weather and were able to walk to the falls... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
ShirleyE601
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Doylestown, Pennsylvania
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One of the largest of New York's Finger Lakes, this area is used for swimming, boating, fishing and other outdoor recreational activities.
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Reviewed 2 days ago

The area at the lake is phenomenal. Beautiful scenery, great place to walk/hike. Must stop if you are in the area.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank stugordon51
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

It was a very nice ride out to Cayuga Lake. We had good weather and were able to walk to the falls and take some pictures. There was plenty of parking but I am not sure this is true during the busy summer season. I...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank ShirleyE601
Reviewed 17 October 2018

This falls is beautiful. It was the most spectacular of the seven falls we saw in one day. It is worth the stop to see.

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank TireMan40
Reviewed 16 October 2018

I think that the Cayuga lake is prettier than Seneca Lake, and that the hills around Cayuga afford better views. If I had only so much time, I would select Cayuga lake and the Cayuga wine trail.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Cakes77
Reviewed 11 October 2018

This is a spectacular waterfall. I recommend seeing it from the rim and walking the amazing flat rocks up to it's base.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank kjcasler85
Reviewed 8 October 2018

We made a quick stop on our college tours from Rochester to Ithaca. I can't wait to return to hike and camp in this paradise. It is really a beautiful place, and with other cities so close to proximity, it seems like a great area...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank amy h
Reviewed 4 October 2018

I love going here, it's beautiful! As a photographer, I would recommend this fabulous area to anyone who loves nature. Cayuga Lake is very long and very deep. You can fish there too. The sights are gorgeous and sunset is breathtaking. Do give it a...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Jo Z
Reviewed 2 October 2018

I have never done an easier trail to see such a magnificent sight! I highly recommend a trip to Taughannock Falls.

Date of experience: June 2018
1  Thank Rebecca O
Reviewed 21 September 2018

Spent extended anniversary weekend at Driftwood B&B. They provided kayaks for their guests. It was so relaxing and enjoyable to take leisurely floats on the lake during all times of the day. The evening sunset was especially spectacular. Wife even gave kayaking lesson to another...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank CRLretired
Reviewed 16 September 2018

We picked up the best day right after big storm and lake falls was in the full blown capacity. Crossing the bridge under the fall was awesome and great!

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank Drmaing
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jfilipps
10 August 2018|
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Response from Aiptasia | Reviewed this property |
The state parks are the best option for family friendly activities. I'd recommend going to either buttermilk falls or Robert Tremen State Park for waterfall watering holes. Toughannok has a flat creek bed that you and your... More
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Patricia A
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Response from Aiptasia | Reviewed this property |
Pets on a leash are allowed in state parks. Curb your pets poops and you'll be fine.
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Patricia A
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Response from Willof72 | Reviewed this property |
Absolutely they are allowed! Life is better with a dog! 😊
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