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Ithaca Falls Natural Area

399 Lake St, Ithaca, NY 14850
+1 607-272-1313
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Decent waterfall

Stopped here on my way down to Pennsylvania from Seneca Falls. The falls are fairly nice, and... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
wewhynot
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Salisbury, North Carolina
Great falls

Stopped here with brother and both our families on a vacation in the area. We love to see... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
captainshark32
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Saint Ignace, Michigan
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“short walk” (15 reviews)
“lake st” (4 reviews)
“small trail” (2 reviews)
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399 Lake St, Ithaca, NY 14850
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+1 607-272-1313
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"short walk"
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"lake st"
in 4 reviews
"small trail"
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"a small parking lot"
in 5 reviews
"lots of water"
in 4 reviews
"street bridge"
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"parking lot across the street"
in 2 reviews
"love nature"
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"nice waterfall"
in 2 reviews
"close to town"
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"taking pictures"
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"great stop"
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"high school"
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"parking area"
in 3 reviews
"hiking trail"
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"worth a stop"
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"cornell campus"
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Stopped here on my way down to Pennsylvania from Seneca Falls. The falls are fairly nice, and though you can see them from the road and along the sidewalk, the best views require that you go into the nature area along the trail to get...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Stopped here with brother and both our families on a vacation in the area. We love to see waterfalls and caverns any chance we get and this set of falls is a great stop along that goal. I recommend seeing this and any of the...More

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Reviewed April 14, 2018

First, its hard to get to the falls from the parking area, if you take the trail. When we visited, there had been some damage over the winter that made the trail hard to navigate, especially if you are like me and have knee problems....More

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Reviewed March 25, 2018

Beautiful falls, a really good walk under the trees. Can fish and picnic, close to town. You can wet your feet and have a great day.

Thank lbar7
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Reviewed March 24, 2018 via mobile

A must see for those who love nature’s grandure. The best view point is from the bridge on Lake Street. Parking is free and accessible on either side of the road. There is a hiking path but we did not have time. Make time to...More

Thank sharronsibley
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Reviewed March 4, 2018

We visited Finger Lakes in June-July of 2017. We visited the Ithaca Falls. Since we hadn't heard about it, we thought it would be a 2-star Falls. Were we in for a pleasant surprise!!! It is a must-see water-falls. Sure, we have been to Niagara,...More

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Reviewed February 18, 2018 via mobile

This is a nice quick stop if you’re driving through Ithaca. Very tranquil...and we enjoyed watching the guy standing at the base of the falls fishing.

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Reviewed January 15, 2018 via mobile

Had several days of well below freezing temps so we headed out on a frozen waterfall tour. Ithaca Falls is a great stop! Getting close is a little dicey so if you go make sure you have good boots and be sure the temps have...More

Thank ottobekim
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Reviewed December 18, 2017 via mobile

This is such a pretty stop - so easy to get to, no admission or hassle parking. Beautiful falls right in the city - must see/do while there. There were several fisherman at the time of our visit - not sure what they were catching...More

Thank Dawn B
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Reviewed November 12, 2017

Early on a Sunday morning, I had time to "kill" before I headed off to visit wineries, so I decided to walk from the Marriott Downtown to Ithaca Falls. I am really glad that I did. The falls had lots of water running and were...More

Thank Tom L
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