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Niagara Falls and Western New York Sights

Rock City

  • 505 Rock City Rd. Map It
  • Olean
  • Geological Site

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Perched at the edge of the Allegany Mountains, Rock City is believed to have the largest exposure of quartz conglomerate in the world. Some of the towering prehistoric rock formations are several stories high. Pathways lead you over top and down through narrow crevices enclosed by huge boulders. Wear athletic footwear.

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505 Rock City Rd., 5 mi south of Olean on right, Olean, New York, 14760, United States

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Sight Details:

  • $4.50
  • May–Oct., daily 9–6


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