From Whirlpool State Park you can walk, run or bike the multi-use recreational trail. For spectacular views of the Whirlpool and rapids, hike along the Niagara Gorge Rim Trail. Stairs descend to the Whirlpool Rapids Trail along the river's raging edge. The park also offers nature programs, shelters, picnicking and fishing. Open year-round, dawn to dusk. Restroom facilities are available seasonally.

  • ADA Compliant

Take a Walk Along the Niagara Gorge

Join a State Park Naturalist for a leisurely walk along the rim trail to Devil's Hole State Park and back. This trail offers lots of "gorge-ous" views of the Niagara River. Registration…

The Mighty Niagara: River and Rapids

Start your week off with a walk at Niagara Falls State Park. Enjoy a stroll through the gardens, and along the American Rapids trail to where the rapids begin. Registration required. Masks…

  • Niagara Scenic Parkway, 2 miles north of the Falls
  • Niagara Falls, NY  14303
  • Phone: (716) 284-4691
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