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Taughannock Falls State Park

2221 Taughannock Park Rd, Trumansburg, NY 14886-9567
+1 607-387-6739
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Wintery walk

Took a short wintery walk up to the amazingly partly frozen falls. What an amazing view and a great... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Karen K
A Must-see Attraction

The falls can be viewed either from the observation area on the north side of the stream or by... read more

Reviewed 1 January 2018
Worldsvet
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2221 Taughannock Park Rd, Trumansburg, NY 14886-9567
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Took a short wintery walk up to the amazingly partly frozen falls. What an amazing view and a great reward after less than a mile effort. Went on a Sunday afternoon on an unlikely warm day in February. It was so much fun to see...More

Thank Karen K
Reviewed 1 January 2018

The falls can be viewed either from the observation area on the north side of the stream or by walking up the 3/4 mile gorge trail.

Thank Worldsvet
Reviewed 12 December 2017

Visited the park one morning to take the walk to the falls. It was certainly worth the trip very easy walking path and lots to see. The park itself looks like a nice place to hang out.

Thank Lewis863
Reviewed 25 November 2017 via mobile

Wonderful park, but 2 key items: 1. A toddler/preschool child can fall right off the Gorge Trail, see photo #1, that’s the easy level trail 0.75 miles long at base of falls. Trail would work well for a stroller, especially a running stroller, but then...More

Thank Randall J
Reviewed 22 November 2017

We were visiting in the summer of 2016 and there was no water flowing. I was so sad that my kids couldn't see how beautiful this area is with the falls. Luckily we were back this year and the water was flowing. It is such...More

Thank M1chtopher
Reviewed 20 November 2017

What a gorgeous park. We did the north and south rim and trails as well as the gorge trail. It took us about 2 hours walking at a good pace but stopping to take pictures and enjoy the gorgeous scenery. We had debated doing this...More

Thank VivSpa
Reviewed 17 November 2017

We live minutes from the falls. It has beautiful scenery. The road to the falls has small falls too, be sure to check those out on the way in. There's a small hiking trail on the right and it's worth the walk, you can also...More

Thank Jo Z
Reviewed 9 November 2017 via mobile

What a scenic overlook! Beautiful surroundings. So glad we took the time to stop in and enjoy the view among the fall foliage!

Thank CASBoyd
Reviewed 9 November 2017 via mobile

We visited the park on a Saturday afternoon. The walk through the gorge is about a mile but is a very scenic walk along the creek to the beautiful tall Falls. There is also a beautiful park area across the street that borders the lake...More

Thank Crystal L
Reviewed 8 November 2017

Saw this on our way to Ithaca and are sure glad we stopped. It is actually taller then Niagara Falls which we thought was cool. We did a hike up to the top and found another waterfall as well. There is also a way to...More

Thank klein3
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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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Chrissy C
6 June 2017|
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Response from Journeyman51 | Reviewed this property |
Sure, slippery at times, and colder at times, but access to the water is there
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joan48713
10 April 2017|
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Response from Mary A | Reviewed this property |
No problems at all! A tiny bit muddy in some areas but the roads are all clear. Perfect time to go because of the extra water!
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