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Best Trails in Ithaca

Watkins Glen (19 falls)

Watkins Glen, NY

Watkins Glen (19 falls) is a 2.5 mile moderately trafficked loop trail located near Watkins Glen, NY that features a waterfall and is rated as difficult. The trail offers a number of activity options and is accessible from May until October.

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Cayuga Trail

Ithaca, NY

Recent Reviews

on Rim & Gorge Trail
1 day ago

hiking
1 Completed1 Reviews

The views were great, and I definitely worked up a good sweat. I wasn't sure what to expect for something listed hard, turns out it was a lot of steep inclines, and declines. It was refreshing to see others on the trail, moderate to heavy traffic on a busy day, not too much to ruin the experience.

on Six-Mile Creek Trail
2 days ago

1 Completed1 Reviews

on Buttermilk Falls State Pa...
3 days ago

4 Completed6 Reviews

My favorite place on Earth❤️

on Rim & Gorge Trail
7 days ago

1 Completed1 Reviews

It is the most beautiful trail we ever hike the place is clean and the trail is kept in good shape.

on Sweedler Preserve Trails
8 days ago

10 Completed5 Reviews

great rugged trail

on Buttermilk Falls State Pa...
8 days ago

10 Completed5 Reviews

I'm loving this one

on Rim & Gorge Trail
14 days ago

7 Completed1 Reviews

on Buttermilk Falls State Pa...
15 days ago

hiking
5 Completed5 Reviews

A lot of stairs....but worth it for the views.

on Ithaca Falls Trail
15 days ago

5 Completed5 Reviews

Not really a hike, but a good place to get up close to a waterfall.

on Rim & Gorge Trail
15 days ago

hiking
5 Completed5 Reviews

A beautiful 5 mile loop with beautiful gorge views, waterfalls, and an old mill at the top.

on Buttermilk Falls State Pa...
15 days ago

hiking
1 Completed1 Reviews

Beautiful gorge hike. NY is experiencing a bit of a drought so the falls were not that impressive. However, the gorge itself is well worth the hike.

on Buttermilk Falls State Pa...
18 days ago

hiking
5 Completed5 Reviews

Just gorgeous, family friendly, a must visit if you're in Ithaca. Did it at least three times while in Ithaca.

on Rim & Gorge Trail
19 days ago

1 Completed1 Reviews

on Buttermilk Falls State Pa...
23 days ago

hiking
9 Completed9 Reviews

on Ithaca Falls Trail
23 days ago

4 Completed4 Reviews

very short trail, with water down it is absolutely beautiful.

on Six-Mile Creek Trail
24 days ago

4 Completed4 Reviews

easy walk. even though it is dry, it was a nice little walk


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26 days ago

on Six-Mile Creek Trail
27 days ago

hiking
3 Completed3 Reviews

on Buttermilk Falls State Pa...
27 days ago

3 Completed3 Reviews