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Whirlpool Street, Niagara Gorge Discovery Center, Niagara Falls, NY
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Reviewed 12 December 2018

Me and my wife visited the Niagara Falls during our recent trip to New York. On arrival at the Niagara Falls, you can feel the vibrant as the whole place is alive with strong waves of water gushing down the cascaded terrain of the River...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank TonyTay8
Reviewed 14 October 2018

Lots of walking, but worth it. You are walking by the swirling river that has whirlpools and waves crashing. You can see the remains of old buildings of past tourist attractions built into the other side of the river. You also are walking through the...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank John A
Reviewed 13 October 2018

This is a beautiful park with walking trails and a 1.4 mile hike down to the gorge. It is very steep but pretty. You can also walk the flat trail that is above which has pretty views too.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank kristenh45036
Reviewed 10 October 2018 via mobile

Absolutely blown away by the awesome power of the Niagara river gorge. The trail provides amazing views and challenges at the same time. Many parts of the trail are tricky to negotiate, especially after rain which makes it quite muddy and slippery in places. Crowds...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank budsfan1970
Reviewed 2 October 2018

Great, invigorating hike up and down. Stone stairway is well maintained. Takes you right down to the river's edge.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Bill W
Reviewed 20 September 2018

The trail is well marked and heads downs through 6 switchbacks about 200 feet vertical drop to the water, then the trail proceeds along the river. The views are really nice, no crowds, some people fishing, boats cruising by. It is shaded and cooler by...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Charlie_Hotlanta
Reviewed 18 September 2018

Great trails with something for everyone. Easy and Moderate hikes in all different lengths. Great for a little day trip close to the falls. Make sure you layer up your clothing and bring plenty of water. Enjoy Niagara!!

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Tabatha J
Reviewed 16 September 2018

This is a nice easy to walk path along the Gorge. There is an elevator that goes down to the bottom near the discovery center. This is free to do.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank M2He
Reviewed 8 September 2018

Our first time to Niagara Falls. My wife and I are active hikers and always look for tails to explore. There are a number of options in this area but most of them are :walks" rather than hikes, and that would apply to this trail...More

Date of experience: September 2018
3  Thank 4EverGreen
Reviewed 26 August 2018 via mobile

Local people or visitors if you are looking for a great way to enjoy nature then hike the Gorge! There is a very good detailed map at the start of the hike and the trails are very well marked. Good shoes are highly recommended as...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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26 November 2018|
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Response from O15DLshannonm | Reviewed this property |
There is a large parking lot at the top and it is paid parking.
21 January 2018|
Response from AntoNic7 | Reviewed this property |
Of course. It is a beautiful trail and the scenery is amazing.
23 August 2017|
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Response from David C | Reviewed this property |
The main parking lot for the park is $10 flat rate. It was full both days we went there and had to pay $20 flat rate at the nearby lot.