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A nice easy walk with a spectacular view of Taughannock Falls. Lots of people coming & going but never too crowded to get nice photos. The gorge is as spectacular as the actual falls.

Very crowded and but great views and a good hike. Lots of picturesque spots

hiking
10 days ago

Fun as an easy walk, nice water features.

hiking
15 days ago

Easy hike to a beautiful waterfall. you can get close enough to feel the most off the falls.

Trail was hard to find....didn’t follow the trail shown in app. Was pretty tho!

The gorge is beautiful but the hike itself is a tourist trap. You don’t feel like you’re escaping in nature but just part of another tourist attraction.

Absolutely beautiful. Definitely more touristy then I thought but surprisingly didn’t effect my experience. We took a ton of great pictures

Nice easy walk - simple to follow along the canal. Not much of a view anywhere along the path.

Great and Easy hike! Beautiful waterfall :)

Easy out and back to a beautiful waterfall.

Very nice hike! It is like a scene from Lord of the Rings.

Quick walk down to the base of this waterfall. Great view.

Gorge trail is a gorgeous one and must do!

walking
1 month ago

Easy trail out and back 3/4 of a mile. Glorious waterfall at the end. (I should add the waterfall is only glorious if there’s been considerable rain lately)We did walk in the water for a bit but it is super slippery so we got out and back on the trail. We also spent sometime at the beach across the street which was crowded but the water was so refreshing that we didn’t care.

incredible place.

walking
1 month ago

Excellent walk. Blue Stone path extremely wide. Wheelchair friendly with a little assistance. Kid friendly also. Fall was beautiful. Definitely would do again. And would like to hike a few trails next time.

walking
1 month ago

Nice quick easy walk. Stone path kid friendly.

My wife, daughter and I walked this trail today. Very user friendly. It was more of a stone path than a trail. The falls are not that far in and they are just off the stone path. You have to cross a small waterway that’s lined with stone so you can do this easily with kids it’s about 4 or 5 feet wide. We walked about 2.2 miles out before turning around and heading back. Great views and definitely kid friendly.

hiking
1 month ago

Have done this trail a couple times and will plan to do again in the future!

We did this trail on Saturday 8/18/18. It is being used at the detour for the Chimney Bluffs trail. You can access a small section of the Bluffs Trail from here. It is a very easy trail, great for families with kids.

hiking
1 month ago

Easy out and back trail. We went in the evening after a light rain. Not many people, and doing the trail in the evening gave it a very different feel. The falls are beautiful.

hiking
2 months ago

Beautiful hike through the Gorge! A moderately difficult hike mainly due to slippery rocks, stairs, and tourists stopping to take pictures. The view of the rocks and waterfalls along the path were wonderful. I will definitely be back!

nature trips
2 months ago

We went to the overlook point n saw and we were not thrilled and then we drove to the gorge trail head, We started the hike and its less than a mile once we reached the falls it was surely a great feeling. We went after heavy rains so we could see decent amount of water but if you go in mid summer I doubt if you can hardly enjoy the falls. The gorge trail head is right next to Cayuga so we spent some time there as well, worth a visit!!

nature trips
2 months ago

Its in the downtown of Ithaca... And its not much of a hike just 5mins walk from the road but its worth a stop. The falls is scenic.

DON'T TAKE THE INDIAN TRAIL... We started hiking gorge and from Jacob's ladder we headed back on Indian trail, the gorge trail as the name suggests is awesome but gets crowded but worth it. The Indian trail has maybe 1-2 viewing points and it doesn't have anything that makes us feel that we are at a glen... So just make sure you get back in the gorge itselff

Not so much of a hike but a quick walk to a sweet waterfall and a nice swim if you’d like

A beautiful hike for all ages. Not to hard. Being able To see the narrows, waterfalls, bridges all in one hike. It does get crowded but was still very enjoyable.

hiking
2 months ago

Amazing trail ! Going again this weekend.

Taughannock is one of my favorite NYS parks. A must see

on Taughannock Falls

2 months ago

nice after a rain.

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