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. Use our Trumansburg trip builder to visit Taughannock Falls State Park on your trip to Trumansburg, and learn what else travelers and our writers recommend seeing nearby.
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  • August 14, 2017
    overlook doesn't do falls hike justice. The walk to the falls is flat and can be done with a wheelchair or stroller. It's worth it.  more »
  • August 14, 2017
    We first arrived at the top of the waterfall overlooking and the entire River. We were told to drive down the road and enter from the bottom and take the trail to the bottom of the waterfall. The trai...  more »
  • August 14, 2017
    We took the drive out to the overlook. Havent been out here for about 15 years atleast. Still beautiful as ever. There are trails you can take down to the bottom for the overlook.  more »

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