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Chasing Waterfalls – Letchworth State Park

Chasing Waterfalls – Letchworth State Park   Letchworth State Park is one of those places that I visited quite a bit while growing up but it seems every visit is an opportunity to experience something new.  Every season has a lot to offer to see and do in the park. Covering over 14,000 acres, Letchworth has activities for everyone … hiking on the more than 66 miles of trails, a swimming pool, whitewater rafting, camping, picnic tables with grills, playgrounds, […]

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Finger Lakes Region Waterfall Challenge

The Finger Lakes Region Waterfall Challenge To celebrate the waterfalls of the Greater Finger Lakes Region, and to encourage people to get outside, explore, and visit new areas of New York State, Dig The Falls has created a Regional Waterfall Challenge; The Finger Lakes Waterfall Challenge! Author and photographer, John Haywood, has compiled a list of waterfalls from across the Greater Finger Lakes Region and put them into a guide that can be used simply for fun as a waterfall […]

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Central New York Waterfall Day-Trip

Central New York Waterfall Day-Trip by Donna McCabe (Bookgirl911 on Instagram) All photos by Donna McCabe When our anniversary comes around every year, my husband & I take a day off work and make plans to spend the day together.  This year, we made it a day of waterfalls and it turned out to be a fantastic day!  While my original plan was to hit up six waterfalls, we only managed to make it to five (LOL).  We took our […]

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Winter Waterfalls: Safely Enjoying the Frozen Falls

By John Haywood Although the majority of people like to admire waterfalls in the warmth of Spring or Summer, and the crisp air of Fall, there are those that like to head out in any weather to see a waterfall. Just because a waterfall is frozen doesn’t mean it’s not something that can be enjoyed. Ice formations, spurts of water flowing through icy openings , and surrounding snow-capped scenery combine to offer a unique vernal experience. If you’re a fan […]

Finger Lakes Region Waterfall Roadtrip!

The Ithaca and Watkins Glen areas are two treasure troves full of waterfalls. State Parks and Natural Areas are home to countless waterfalls that have formed in the hundreds of gorges throughout the areas which are only a half-hour apart, making this a perfect roadtrip! The phrase “Ithaca is Gorges!” is tribute to the multitude of gorges found there. The most notable waterfall here would be Ithaca Falls, found in the Ithaca Falls Natural Area. Watkins Glen State Park is […]