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Rock City Park

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Address: 505 Route 16 S, Olean, NY 14760-9643
Phone Number: (716) 372-7790
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Go back in Time,,prehistoric rock formations ,,actually jump across a rock if you fall you are history ,,,cool.

You can visit the museum and get rocks,,,cool rocks. Big ice sheets moved these rocks and my Uncle had an oil lease up there for years. They have food ??? ice cream and hot dogs... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed yesterday
Robert B
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Olean, New York
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Olean, New York
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16 reviews
3 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

You can visit the museum and get rocks,,,cool rocks. Big ice sheets moved these rocks and my Uncle had an oil lease up there for years. They have food ??? ice cream and hot dogs. Stand under this one boulder you will be amazed at the size.

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Corning, New York
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28 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

This is a very nice, no frills, nature walk through some ancient rock formations, forming cliff, crevasses, caves, etc. Very inexpensive, an easy walk of about an hour to an hour and a half. Nice and shady.

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Seattle, Washington
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6 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

I visited in an RV towing a car. There was space to park, as the lot is an oval shape with car parking in the center. We pulled in alongside the outer edge. There's a picnic area as well, so we tacked on lunch to our visit. Make sure to bring your own food and drink, the gift shop had... More 

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542 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 235 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

The price is right and this place is magnificent, but I have a complaint that is valid and I am airing it to protect others. When my friend and I paid our admission, we were told that they were out of trail maps and given verbal instructions how to get started and then told " just follow the trail". We... More 

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Cuba, New York
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5 reviews
3 attraction reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a really cool place. It never gets old. It has beautiful rock formations to explore. We make a point to visit at least once a year. Though, I wouldn't want to go on a rainy or slippery day!

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Madison, New Jersey
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21 reviews
7 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We pulled in and our immediate impression was that it was a road side attraction which it started out like that, but the lady who runs the place is so very kind. The park was a lot of fun. Our kids are 20 and 24 and they spent a few hours exploring every nook and cranny. We did some exploring... More 

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Yorktown, Virginia
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3 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

So let's start of by saying that it's great if and only if you are -not afraid of heights -good on your feet It may be risky for young children, you have to pay attention not to slip/get lost. It is a great place for rock enthusiasts, they even have a shop. It has great views and is great for... More 

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Lake Wales, Florida
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7 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We took our teenaged grandsons there on a day trip. We all enjoyed the spectacular rock formations along the trails. There are many crevices, nooks and crannies to explore. The cost to get in is minimal, but you get far more enjoyment than the cost of admission. The entire hike on the trail took us a little over an hour... More 

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Boulder, Colorado
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26 reviews
7 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

ok, i admit it had a tourist trap kind of ambiance from the initial impression. In an odd way comforting as it reminded me of the place I was pumped up about and driven to as a kid. and as the good dad in the larger family unit I went along. But it is indeed refreshing after the, ya sure,... More 

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Denver, Co
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16 reviews
8 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I grew up going here and wanted to share it with my daughter who is 8 now. We went as a family and had a great time. All the ferns are amazing! We love the named rock formations and the hike among all the huge rocks and small caves. It's a nice couple of hours. The gift shop is fun... More 

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