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Whirlpool State Park

Off Robert Moses State Parkway, Niagara Falls, NY 14303
+1 716-284-4691
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Off Robert Moses State Parkway, Niagara Falls, NY 14303
+1 716-284-4691
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

The water is an amazing turquoise color and the trails can't be beat. We took trail number 2 to the steps that lead down to trail number 5 at the bottom of the gorge. It was so beautiful and to see and hear the water...More

Thank Rebeccab1234
Reviewed 3 days ago

Some friends had recommended we stop at Whirlpool State Park. Very nicely maintained. We took the 4 mile hike down to the gorge with our 2 kids ages 11 and 6. The hike might be challenging for those out of shape, but our family really...More

Thank kim591
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

I would have never known about this place without the tour I went on. And the information I learned was amazing

1  Thank Sheryl D
Reviewed 1 week ago

We travelled further into the states beautiful waterways, toward another spot part of the Niagara River, the Whirlpool. The waters change directions during different part of the days, you can go out in a boat of sort, or get an air view on a tram,...More

Thank John K
Reviewed 1 week ago

The parking is free here! Our kids are 5,7,9, and 11. Before leaving the building to go hiking, we talked with two of the rangers. They were very informative, and we learned some cool facts about the area. We were ready to start our hike....More

1  Thank BethWI
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This was our favorite part of our trip to Niagara Falls. The trail is about 1.3 miles down and is super fun but challenging! Tons of steps, rocks, twists and turns, and the view once you reach the bottom is breathtaking. We wore sneakers, and...More

Thank NortheastPAKittyKat
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The last time we were at Niagara Falls a couple of years ago, we didn't get to explore the area quite much. This time around even though we were here for only a couple of days we decided to check out the nearby areas. I...More

Thank easyvivek
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great views of the river. I found it to be quite mesmerizing. Park was beautiful, very clean and well kept.

Thank DeeInNY
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stopped by here on the way between Niagara Falls and Lewiston. We only stayed on the top and were treated to wonderful views. Signage is pretty good for a state park. If we had time I would have done more hiking.

Thank Mike46077
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

it was an added addition to our earlier tour- we got lots of picture and even saw the trolley car going from Canada to US over the water

Thank traceyn0810
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25 May 2017|
Response from Christopher H | Reviewed this property |
They are all connected as a trail. If you start at Whirlpool State Park, you can go either way...toward the falls or Devil's Hole. If you want to walk down Devil's Hole leave a minimum of three hours for experienced hikers... More
Jagath P
8 September 2016|
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Response from Joseph S | Reviewed this property |
The gorge hike is not wheelchair accessable, but there are plenty of paths and park area at the top of the gorge with beautiful scenery that are very much so accseesable along with public restrooms that are accessable. The... More