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Wonderful scenic views

Short, gentle walking path, navigable by wheelchair. Several scenic overlook areas for ideal... read more

Reviewed 23 August 2016
jtrd
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rochester, ny
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Beautiful scenery/the walking trails to view the falls was easy to walk on. Viewing spots were... read more

Reviewed 20 August 2016
Gail H
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Sebastian
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Reviewed 23 August 2016

Short, gentle walking path, navigable by wheelchair. Several scenic overlook areas for ideal viewing and photo ops. Tree covered path, so even on the hottest day (when we went it was 92 degrees out), you stay cool and comfortable. Several paths down to the riverbed...More

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Reviewed 20 August 2016 via mobile

Beautiful scenery/the walking trails to view the falls was easy to walk on. Viewing spots were great for getting pictures of the falls. Other walking trails/to the gorge was a little more rugged to maneuver. Great place to get exercise and enjoy nature. Would definitely...More

Thank Gail H
Reviewed 28 July 2016 via mobile

Reminds me of a place I use to go with my soul mate/husband of 26 yrs. What a beautiful place. It's a must see. You can spend 20 minutes or 2 hrs. You can observe the falls from a manicured path or try your luck...More

2  Thank Lisa H
Reviewed 11 July 2016 via mobile

Beautiful place! We Will definitely be going again, great first date walking on top of the rocks looking over the falls!

1  Thank Breanna M
Reviewed 6 July 2016 via mobile

The falls trail was easy to navigate and view the falls. However, a full view of the falls is partially obscured by trees this time of year. You can also walk to the area above the falls and see the view at the top. To...More

2  Thank schmutaki
Reviewed 21 April 2016

Beautiful waterfall located in Orwell New York. The hike to and from the falls is short and flat. The location is a little hard to find however it's worth the adventure. We tried to hike some of the other trails located at the park however...More

Thank Conner M
Reviewed 5 January 2016 via mobile

I had always heard about the falls but finally made it there. Gorgeous. Well maintained paths, clean and safe. Lots of people enjoying the area and respecting it. Make sure you bring your camera. Lots of beautiful pictures to be taken.

1  Thank raretraveler3
Reviewed 14 November 2015

Upstate New York abounds with beautiful waterfalls! On a day venture in Oswego County I explored this beautiful area. The peacefulness and beauty of this area is a true escape from the city. If you love hiking and exploring and experiencing the rushing noise of...More

Thank charylec
Reviewed 31 October 2015 via mobile

A nice little place to stretch your legs and have a pretty view. Go down the rock staircase on the Gorges trail that heads down to the river.

Thank Brinya O
Reviewed 27 October 2015

love to walk above the falls, easy walk in to the falls also. Beautiful for photos. Bring your lunch, sit on the rocks and enjoy! We always like to visit the Altmar Fish Hatchery too when we go...its just a short distance away to drive...More

1  Thank WillowgoldSienna
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Andy H
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Yes, I took my rottweiler and he was fine. The wall down to the falls is a little difficult. I'd caution with smaller and older dogs though
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Linda B
1 July 2016|
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Response from Nick M |
Hello, The trail has a couple of wheel chair friendly overlooks of the falls. The trail is not paved, but is a fairly fine crushed stone that should not impact your trip
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