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All the falls, including Cascadilla, around Ithaca are a must to visit.The walks are easy to... read more

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If you are in the area, this trail is worth walking and admiring the beauty of nature. The walk... read more

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Reviewed yesterday

All the falls, including Cascadilla, around Ithaca are a must to visit.The walks are easy to moderate and the waterfalls are beautiful, In fact, the countryside around the Finger Lakes are is beautiful.

Date of experience: August 2019
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Reviewed 4 days ago

If you are in the area, this trail is worth walking and admiring the beauty of nature. The walk is not difficult as you have several places to stop and sit for a moment before continuing on. Steps along the trail are also a little...More

Date of experience: August 2019
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

My family of five (kids ages 5, 6, and 8) visited Cascadilla on a late morning, early afternoon in August. The weather was amazing, the trail was busy but not overly crowded, and the path was perfectly challenging to tire us, but not too difficult...More

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank ageglia
Reviewed 1 week ago

Ithaca has so many of these to experience, this one is definitely a must. You'll truly enjoy every step of the way!

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank Mark B
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great little park right down town. Park at the foot of the falls and walk to the top, took us about 30 minutes taking our time. We choose to come back down through campus on the way down. If you had a hard time walking...More

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank J4234MSscottw
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Who knew in the middle of this college town was this beautiful area. This trail is not for anyone with a baby stroller or wheelchair. It is a moderate hike with a combination of flat pathways and stairs. Lots of photo opportunities of the scenery....More

Date of experience: July 2019
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This is a great hike to take. We took it from college town to downtown Ithaca so we were walking down hill which was easier . All together about 25-30 minutes of walk. Not too difficult ( especially if you are going down hill). A...More

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank Dr_Iris_B
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We decided to hike the Cacadilla Trail in Ithaca, NY it starts out pretty easy but there are some spots where the stairs are steep and challenging for older folks and small children. Plus going up is one type of challenge while coming down presents...More

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank Andy05255
Reviewed July 13, 2019

The impressive features of Ithaca are the gorges and the waterfalls – each one with their own stunning beauty. This trail is very popular with students, locals and tourists alike. It is approximately a half-mile hike upstream past seven or eight picturesque waterfalls. There are...More

Date of experience: July 2019
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Reviewed July 8, 2019

Impressive series of waterfalls easily accessible right in the heart of the Cornell campus. Highly recommend!

Date of experience: July 2019
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Response from travelerSFBayarea | Reviewed this property |
You might prefer hiking down rather than uphill, but that is your voice of course. About 1/2 mile; you might want to check any GPS app for a more accurate estimate.
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I did see dogs on leashes— with humans holding the leashes.