Taughannock Falls State Park, Trumansburg

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#3 of 67 in Parks in Finger Lakes
With a waterfall taller than Niagara Falls, Taughannock Falls State Park is a must-see for nature lovers. The impressive falls stand 66 m (215 ft) high, which is 10 m (33 m) taller than Niagara's. The water from the falls continues through a gorge surrounded by high cliff walls. The short gorge trail is an easy walk and offers the best views of the plunging falls. The park also includes campsites and cabins on Cayuga Lake, with a nearby beach, marina, and boat launch. The state park provides organized tours of the gorge. To visit Taughannock Falls State Park on your holiday in Trumansburg, and find out what else Trumansburg has to offer, use our Trumansburg day trip planner.
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  • We thought the falls were pretty. We did not spend a lot of time there. It is very convenient to Trumansburg. There is good history in the area.  more »
  • Have been here multiple times. This last time went at sunset and the view from the lookout was amazing. Definitely worth a stop. You can park at the lookout for 10 minutes if you just want a quick vie...  more »
  • What a beautiful State Park. The day we visited, they were paving the access road. I want to note that everything was well maintained and I appreciate the concerns about the environment that were cons...  more »

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