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Address: Off Robert Moses State Parkway, Niagara Falls, NY 14303
Phone Number: (716) 284-4691
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Don't be a lazy traveler

We were "passing through" Niagara Falls and still made time for this sight so don't be lazy and take the time to view this geologic wonder. Granted we are both geologists, but... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed March 7, 2015
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Texas
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43 reviews 43 reviews
15 attraction reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 7, 2015

We were "passing through" Niagara Falls and still made time for this sight so don't be lazy and take the time to view this geologic wonder. Granted we are both geologists, but whatever, this is fantastic place with an awesome amount of energy flowing through a few hundred feet below the cliff which you stand on.

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West Deptford
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21 reviews 21 reviews
11 attraction reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 17, 2015

Worth a side stop to see the views! Beautiful even during a snow storm. Easy hiking and/ or walking.

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Niagara Falls, New York
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24 reviews 24 reviews
13 attraction reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 11, 2015

This is yet another natural wonder about 2 miles down river from the waterfalls. The whirlpool can be viewed from high up on the cliff our you can take a long stairway deep into the gorge and walk along the river to whirlpool. It's all incredibly scenic and where else in the world can you see giant waterfalls and a... More 

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Florida
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138 reviews 138 reviews
22 attraction reviews
47 helpful votes 47 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 31, 2014

This place is an amazing stop along our visits up in the Niagara Falls area. Definitely stop and see the sites here. Nature is a beautiful thing.

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South Hadley, Massachusetts
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14 reviews 14 reviews
4 attraction reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 1, 2014

The day I was here it was lovely. The whirlpool was swirling and the river meandered. Very pretty. I would make this a stop as you explore the area around the Falls.

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Jurong, Singapore
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41 attraction reviews
64 helpful votes 64 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 28, 2014

The view is nicer on the American side, but you'll need your own transport to get there. You can see the river meander, the whirlpools as well as the Aero Car better. On the Canadian side, the WeGo Bus Green Line (C$7, hop-on-hop-off) brings you there. Where you get off, after you've seen the place and the Aero Car, you... More 

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Dublin, Ireland
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75 helpful votes 75 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 14, 2014

It's a huge lazy Whirlpool. Pretty amazing still but it must be much better from Canadian side as it's hard to actually see most of it from US side.

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Hyderabad
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91 reviews 91 reviews
54 attraction reviews
48 helpful votes 48 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2014

After seeing Niagara if you go to "Whirlpool State Park" you would make yourself embarrassed. Its like comparing tap water with Rain Shower. May be it was our bad luck . The water won't swirling and there is nothing else to see, other than the Valley view which is all around .

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Hoffman Estates, Illinois
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 22, 2014

The whirlpool wasn't as active as we expected. The water wasn't swirling as much as you would think. You could see a few spots where it was churning. We didn't go on the jet boat tour of that area, I'm not sure its open to the public yet.. It was part of our tour, we wouldn't have went to see... More 

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Columbus, Ohio
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23 reviews 23 reviews
15 attraction reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 22, 2014

When they give strength of trails, I insist on doing the hardest! Difficult was no joke on this one! Because of the falling and fallen leaves and rain, the trail was crazy! But such great views!

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