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Beautiful scenery

A nice way to spend time on a fall day. Good views of the falls and the leaves were at peak color... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Ruth F
Pleasant Aventure for Multi-generational Group

Not an overly extensive set of water features but a safe and well maintained place. The perfect... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Thechemman
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Stow, Massachusetts
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  • Poor5%
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“ausable chasm”(11 reviews)
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GET A GREAT VIEW WITHOUT THE HIKE. This privately owned 22 acre park is open for spring, summer, fall and winter seasons. Suddenly, you are worlds away, strolling through pristine forests and intimately close to four splendid waterfalls. Arrive...more
Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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4761 Nys Route 86, Wilmington, NY 12997-2103
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+1 518-946-2278
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Reviewed 4 days ago

My husband and i visited the falls in October while we were celebrating our 28th Anniversary! I never saw anything like that before it was absolutely Beautiful ! We also hiked through the woods it was a perfect Day. I think we spent at least...More

Thank Poonel
Reviewed 1 week ago

We visited High Falls Gorge on October 14, 2018 with friends from Albany, NY. We all enjoyed it immensely. The view was spectacular, the hike easy but engaging and the service was phenomenal. We particularly enjoyed meeting Kathryn who owns and operates this site. She...More

Thank Kalonymos2015
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was a very nice Falls .Nice hike very easy beautiful falls beautiful country. It takes about 1 hour to hike the falls.

Thank Michael K
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

High Falls Gorge was stunning! It has well maintained trails which are accessible by wheelchair . This was an added bonus having a family member mobility issues. Having the ability to have all of our family members out enjoying Nature’s beauty was wonderful . Would...More

1  Thank anitabz2016
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We just happened upon this place. Fortunately, it had just rained, so that contributed to the water volume. It's a great little private park and takes you back tens of thousands of years and more so see what glacial runoff has created--a true wonder of...More

Thank SanfordFoodie
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

a pleasant place to eat this place also has a gift shop which i also enjoy the only thing i dont like is that the bathrooms are downstairs

1  Thank Diane P
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A nice way to spend time on a fall day. Good views of the falls and the leaves were at peak color. There are several steep steps but worth it for the view. The nature trail was full of rocks and tree roots on the...More

1  Thank Ruth F
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We are both over 65 with minor knee, leg issues. This was just the kind of thing we were looking for. It is incredibly well maintained, with solid boardwalk, stairs, railings and you get quite close to the falls and cascades. There are a lot...More

1  Thank rshtorch
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Not an overly extensive set of water features but a safe and well maintained place. The perfect outing for stretching legs and letting the younger set burn off some energy. The additional nature walk was pleasant but not overly exciting. Overall a nice stop especially...More

1  Thank Thechemman
Reviewed 6 October 2018

Breathtaking scenery and views of the falls. A photographers dream. Very nicely maintained and the trails are well labeled. We did the nature walk as well as traditional walk along the Falls. Don’t miss this attraction if you are in this area.

1  Thank 57Chloe
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Colleen M
25 September 2017|
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Response from high_falls_gorge | Property representative |
Contact the business directly for a proper answer please. Phone; 518-946-2278. High Falls Gorge does not support Trip Advisor supplying answers on the business.
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Dream551827
17 October 2016|
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Response from Kristy H | Reviewed this property |
it changes for the season, they are closed for a few weeks right now . it was 11 and some change for summer not sure if winter rates the same or not, never went in winter.
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Holly Z
5 August 2016|
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Response from grandmaritaNewYork | Reviewed this property |
We actually did the walk in the rain. The first day we had just started the walk and there was a real downpour. We asked for and received passes to return another day. When we returned, it started raining in the same spot... More
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Jenjaylivhun1
25 July 2016|
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Response from kmiggiani | Reviewed this property |
yes. they have more like wire fences quite high.
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Geraldine J
1 July 2016|
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Response from rp1362 | Reviewed this property |
it only takes like 10 minutes....i was very disappointed in it...you can find plenty of waterfalls in the area for free....totally not worth it in my opinion.....
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