The outstanding plunge of Taughannock Falls is one of the Northeast’s most exceptional natural attractions. At 215 feet (66 meters) tall, this fall is the highest single drop waterfall east of the Rocky Mountains.
During our two week road trip down the East Coast of the US we took a detour that would bring us to the best views of the Blue Ridge Mountains.
The Wild Center is one more reason to explore the Adirondacks and a terrific adventure for families. We could not wait to plan our trip and experience this natural playground set in the mountains and forest. This educational center hosts interactive and hands-on learning experiences to encourage Visual Thinking Strategies, a new concept in modern science.
Montour Falls is a hidden gem in a high traffic area. How does that happen? This is a great example of the road less traveled.