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Ithaca Falls Natural Area

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Address: 399 Lake St, Ithaca, NY 14850
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Most Gorgeous Falls In Ithaca, NY!

This was our favorite waterfall in Ithaca, NY by far! So majestic and takes your breathe away as you stand in awe. Super easy and short trail to the falls, making this the perfect... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed yesterday
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

This was our favorite waterfall in Ithaca, NY by far! So majestic and takes your breathe away as you stand in awe. Super easy and short trail to the falls, making this the perfect falls to visit for most folks! You'll just LOVE it!!

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Groton, United States
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

They have just redone the road and bridge that affords the best view of the falls, and it is terrific. Although there is a small parking lot to the right of the falls, the parking lot across the street (technically for the school) is better. You get some great shots of the falls from the bridge, and only have to... More 

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Frederick, Maryland
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 13, 2016

Who would give a waterfall less than a stellar review? The park is beautiful. But they need trash bins! I understand that this is technically a "state park" and thus is carry in carry out. But its in a urban environment. Practically in college town. A few trash bins would go a long was to keeping it clean and sanitary.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 3, 2016 via mobile

The parking was easy to miss, but luckily we found it. It was a minute walk up to a beautiful waterfall. Truly breathtaking. For the effort, this is really a sight you should prioritize if in the Ithaca area.

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Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 24, 2016

The falls were easy to find and it was a very easy, short path to them which is accessible for all ages. While many other falls in the region suffered due to the drought, these were still going full force and were very beautiful.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 17, 2016

This is an amazing falls, often photographed when there is lots of water, and a treat to look at! It's also in an interesting part of Ithaca, with lots of old fashioned little houses.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 8, 2016

A pretty little walk down to Ithaca Falls that is a popular stop. We saw fishermen as well as wild life, blue herons and ducks. Definitely worth the stop.

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Montreal, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 24, 2016

You have to be in shape to treck it but if you are you will love this wonderful site. Bring water along and a good camera

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 16, 2016

We were back in Ithaca during a drought but the Ithaca Falls did not disappoint. We will make it a regular stop every time we return. It is just a short walk from the parking.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 7, 2016 via mobile

We went down the lake and saw the wonderful sight of the lake. People were swimming there together with the ducks and the picture was very pastoral and relaxing. They make constructions on the bridge next to the lake but there's a detour to get there. We wated also to get up the waterfall but couldn't find the path to... More 

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