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High Falls Gorge hiking

Adirondacks, New York, United States

By lydia.crawford

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What are the activities at High Falls Gorge ?

Hiking

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Why choose a trail at High Falls Gorge?

The High Falls Gorge is a beautiful and serene area located in upstate New York. The gorge is situated on the Genesee River, which flows through the heart of the gorge. Visitors can enjoy a variety of activities in the gorge, including hiking, fishing, and kayaking.

The hike through the gorge is a wonderful experience. The river flows calmly below, while the surrounding cliffs provide a picturesque backdrop. The hike is not too difficult, making it perfect for visitors of all ages.

Fishing in the gorge is also a popular activity. The river is home to a variety of fish, including trout and salmon. Visitors can enjoy a peaceful day fishing on the riverbank.

Kayaking in the gorge is another great way to enjoy the natural beauty of the area. The river provides a gentle current, making it easy for kayakers of all levels to enjoy the experience. The views of the gorge from the river are simply stunning.


What are the services on site?

Rate & open hour

Access fee $ 0.00
Schedule

From sunrise to sunset

Coordinates
-73.8768591
44.3475359

What are the coordinates and address of High Falls Gorge?

High Falls Gorge
(518) 946-2278
4761 NY-86, Wilmington, NY 12997, USA

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Starting Point

The start of the trails at the High Falls Gorge in New York can be accessed from Route 213.

Why visit High Falls Gorge

The High Falls Gorge is a beautiful and serene place to visit in upstate New York. The gorge is located in the heart of the Finger Lakes region, and is surrounded by lush forests and rolling hills. The highlight of the gorge is the spectacular waterfall, which plunges more than 100 feet over a sheer cliff. Visitors can enjoy a peaceful walk along the nature trail that winds through the gorge, or take a relaxing hike to the top of the falls. There are also several picnic areas located along the trail, making it the perfect spot for a family outing.

Is High Falls Gorge in New York a good place for the whole family?

There is no definitive answer to this question as it depends on what each family is looking for in a destination. Some families may find the High Falls Gorge in New York to be an excellent place to visit, while others may not enjoy it as much. Some things to consider when deciding if the High Falls Gorge is a good place for your family include: the level of difficulty of the hike, the age appropriateness of the activities, and the distance from your home.

Things not to be missed

The best activities near High Falls Gorge in New York are hiking, fishing, and kayaking. A bref description not to be missed near High Falls Gorge in New York is the beautiful scenery and rushing waterfalls.

The best activities near High Falls Gorge in New York are hiking, fishing, and kayaking. The gorge is a great place for a hike with its many trails that offer beautiful views of the river and the falls. Fishing is also popular here with plenty of trout to be caught. And for those looking to get on the water, kayaking is a great option with calm waters and plenty of wildlife to see.

Where to eat?

1. The Boiler Room in Rochester, NY

2. The Dinosaur BBQ in Rochester, NY

3. Joe's Crab Shack in Henrietta, NY

4. The Old Toad in Rochester, NY

5. The Tap and Mallet in Rochester, NY

Let’s Answer Your Questions - FAQ

Is the place are families friendly?

No

Is there an information center / service center / reception?

No
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Lydia Crawford, an extraordinary woman with an insatiable zest for life, has become an inspirational figure to many through her adventures and infectious good humor. Born and raised in a small town nestled in the mountains, Lydia developed a love for the outdoors at an early age. Her childhood was filled with hiking, camping, and exploring the wilderness, experiences that shaped her into the avid outdoorswoman she is today.

She life was a celebration of adventure, joy, and the great outdoors. She lived with a fierce determination to enjoy every moment and to share that joy with others. Her legacy is one of laughter, exploration, and an unwavering love for the natural world. Lydia's spirit continues to inspire those who knew her and those who discover her story, reminding us all to embrace life with open arms and a heart full of joy.

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