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Niagara Falls and Western New York Sights

Whirlpool State Park

  • Park (National/State/Provincial)

Fodor's Review

From this park 2 mi north of Niagara Falls you get great views of the giant whirlpool that occurs in this part of the Niagara River. A sharp turn in the river is responsible for the swirling waters. Steps and trails lead down 300 feet into the gorge, where you may fish. It's a nice place for a picnic while watching the cable car from the Canadian side glide hundreds of feet above the whirlpool.

Sight Information

Address:

Off Robert Moses Pkwy., Niagara Falls, New York, 14305, United States

Phone:

716-284–4691

Sight Details:

  • Free
  • Daily dawn–dusk

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