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Devil's Hole State Park

Robert Moses Parkway, Niagara Falls, NY 14305
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Ranked #10 of 28 Attractions in Niagara Falls
Type: State Parks, Hiking Trails, Outdoors
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Lake Forest, California
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39 reviews 39 reviews
8 attraction reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2014

Loved the history & the experiences we had at this portion of the water/rapids. Very beautiful and memorable for our whole family.

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Chesapeake, Virginia
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26 reviews 26 reviews
18 attraction reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 1, 2014

I gave this a 5 because of the beautiful fall colors we saw there in late October. Must be in decent shape to go down the stairs to get by the river, but also to get back up them!! I had to stop several times and rest on the way back up (these are uneven rock stairs with no handrails... More

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Marietta, Georgia
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116 reviews 116 reviews
24 attraction reviews
69 helpful votes 69 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 18, 2014

Good view of the dam/power plant and the river. Walkway was good BUT the handicapped spaces are in the middle of the parking area but the fence does not have an access. You have to go all the way to either end. Strange set up.

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Farmington, Connecticut
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298 reviews 298 reviews
211 attraction reviews
433 helpful votes 433 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014

We hiked down in Whirlpool State Park, then over to this park, back up to the rim trail and back to WSP. I wanted to like it more, but truly all the glory is in WSP, so this part was a bit anti-climactic. When reviewing "What We'd Do Differently" at the end of the day, we both agreed we could... More

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usa
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12 reviews 12 reviews
9 attraction reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2014

There are many miles to hike here and there are very few people using them. If you want to get away from the crowds and walk alongside the river for several miles, check this place out. 5 minute drive from visitors center.

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Hamilton, Canada
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50 reviews 50 reviews
23 attraction reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2014

Was in the falls for other stuff and came across the hiking trails at Devil's Hole. We started out at the parking lot for the Whirlpool Trail and took the trail to the end (about 2 miles round trip). Was a great little hike along the water. Not for those individuals who require the assistance of a cane, etc…lots of... More

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Whitehouse, Ohio
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29 reviews 29 reviews
10 attraction reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2014

The park is well kept up, there are clean facilities and picnic tables. Free to enter and park. Access to nice trail along the upper ridge of the Niagara and also stairs to the lower level.

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Elyria, Ohio
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21 reviews 21 reviews
12 attraction reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2014

Come on America! Let's clean up and update this park. Be careful on the uneven terrain. Restrooms are outdated. Make sure to walk to the north part to see a good view of the power plant.

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Ontario, Canada
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23 reviews 23 reviews
5 attraction reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2014

My husband and I parked our truck ( free parking) and started our ride on the trails along the gorge. The scenery was amazing and the ride was a challenge but not too difficult. We rode down to goat island and had a great afternoon

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Toledo, Ohio
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278 reviews 278 reviews
143 attraction reviews
100 helpful votes 100 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2014

Don't expect some huge whirlpool of doom.. LOL niagara falls should be seen in 3-4 days..take in some of the views in these smaller parks

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