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Category : Finger Lakes Region Waterfall Challenge

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Ithaca Falls Natural Area – Ithaca

Ithaca Falls Natural Area This beautiful 150′ waterfall is located near the end of Fall Creek on the outskirts of Cornell University. The last of over half a dozen waterfalls on this creek, it is the biggest by far. Ithaca Falls can be viewed from the bridge downstream and can also be seen up close, since wading is allowed, with caution. The waters of the creek can get quite high during wet weather, so viewing areas can change dramatically depending […]

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Havana Glen Park – Eagle Cliff Falls – Montour Falls

Famous for Eagle Cliff Falls, this location actually holds over a dozen smaller waterfalls and cascades! Eagle Cliff Falls is one of the few waterfalls in the state that flows between two vertical walls of rock, straight into a pool below. The basin this waterfall is situated in is quite large, but the shallow pool can encompass the entirety, making it almost impossible not to get your feet wet. Entering the park, you will pass a very small building, just big […]

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Shequagua Falls – Montour, Schuyler

This beauty is located in the middle of town! Shequaga Falls (She-qua-ga) is located in the town of Montour Falls and is definitely a must if you are passing through this beautiful town. The cascading fall totals in around 156 feet. You can park on Genesee St in Montour and walk down the paved walkway in the park to get closer to the falls. You can also see the falls from the top of the bridge on Mill St. The […]

Watkins Glen State Park and Waterfalls

Watkins Glen State Park and Waterfalls Watkins Glen State Park and Waterfalls Watkins Glen State Park and Waterfalls Schuyler County, Watkins Glen, New York Stream or River: Glen Creek flows into Seneca Lake Elevation: 1010 ft to 490 ft Dates Visited: 6/13/1991 8/21/2004 8/10/2013 Maps and Resources used to gather information: Western New York all outdoors Atlas & Field Guide Publication 2008 102 B3       Watkins Glen Trail Map 200 Waterfalls In Central And Western New York By Rich And […]

Cascadilla Gorge and Waterfalls – 9 Main Waterfalls

Cascadilla Gorge and Waterfalls – 9 Main Waterfalls Cascadilla Gorge and Waterfalls – 9 Main Waterfalls Cascadilla Gorge and Waterfalls Tompkins County, Ithaca New York Stream or River: Cascadilla Creek flows into Cayuga Lake Inlet 8 Main Falls and some smaller ones Largest 50 ft (Cascadilla 20 ft Cascade ) (Cascadilla 80 ft Long S Curved Sloped Cascade ) (Cascadilla 10 ft Cascade) (Cascadilla 20 ft Cascade aka Stewart’s Falls) (Cascadilla Seasonal Channel Cascade) (Cascadilla 20 ft Cascade) (Cascadilla 50′ […]