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Niagara Gorge Trail

Whirlpool Street, Niagara Gorge Discovery Center, Niagara Falls, NY
+1 716-278-1070
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Whirlpool Street, Niagara Gorge Discovery Center, Niagara Falls, NY
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"beautiful hike"
in 5 reviews
"uneven ground"
in 3 reviews
"great exercise"
in 3 reviews
"whirlpool rapids"
in 4 reviews
"discovery center"
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"whirlpool area"
in 4 reviews
"devils hole"
in 7 reviews
"hiking boots"
in 3 reviews
"take your time"
in 5 reviews
"breathtaking views"
in 3 reviews
"natural beauty"
in 3 reviews
"rainbow bridge"
in 4 reviews
"canadian side"
in 8 reviews
"hiked"
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"trial"
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"rocks"
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"hikers"
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Reviewed 1 August 2017

This was an excellent hike. I did both #2 and #5 hikes. #5 which is the whirlpool trail is the most challenging and of course the most rewarding. The stairs by devils hole was closed off for construction so couldn't do that bit. You will...More

2  Thank Free S
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Reviewed 31 July 2017 via mobile

I live here and I love it. Beautiful, peaceful and fun! Can be slippery after a rainy day. I used to walk it every week.

Thank Annette F
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Reviewed 30 July 2017

When you visit Niagara, NY spend a day traveling the countryside. You don't want to miss the natural beauty the area has to offer including the Gorge Trail.

Thank Jowana L
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Reviewed 26 July 2017

We spent several hours/much of the day here with our 9 year old and six year old. We took our bikes and we biked, hiked, and explored much of the area. The biking path is basically a road beside the road and it's a fantastic,...More

Thank singlejess1
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Reviewed 22 July 2017

The Niagara Gorge Trail System consists of 8 connected trail systems for different skill levels and activities such as walking jogging, biking and hiking and they all are located in the Niagara Falls park system. Most travelers to the Niagara Falls probably spend most of...More

Thank Prawet J
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Reviewed 22 July 2017 via mobile

Gorges trail is a wonder of nature. A small waterfall lies hidden and waits for you to visit it. Absolutely amazing walking through a nature path until the destination where the waterfall is.

Thank AntoNic7
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Reviewed 1 June 2017

We were so glad we walked this trail yesterday am. It took us to some beautiful spots along the lakeside that are hidden from the normal tourist routes. Beware the walking in places is a bit tough so you need proper walking shoes or good...More

1  Thank Linnilon
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Reviewed 22 May 2017

Follow this trail down into the gorge carved by the Niagara river. Thundering rapids, amazing colors in the fall, and lots of things to see.

2  Thank steevesjr
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Reviewed 22 May 2017

Sandals will work, but sneakers are better. Bring a small backpack for water and snacks, especially in the Summer. Parts of the trail are narrow and you will do some minor rock climbing. The landscape invites you to take a closer look, but stay on...More

3  Thank Familygirl21
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Reviewed 8 May 2017 via mobile

We hiked from the lower parking lot up to the whirlpool area. What a beautiful hike with lots to see. Definitely a must for this area.

1  Thank andyfrelick
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Anjtravels
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Response from AntoNic7 | Reviewed this property |
Of course. It is a beautiful trail and the scenery is amazing.
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Victor W
22 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.
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Pinneapple
4 July 2017|
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Response from Linnilon | Reviewed this property |
Completely agree with the other reviewer. There are a Lot of metal steps leading down into the gorge but other than than you'll have choices of how hard to make the trail. Do take water etc though. There's nothing anywhere... More
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