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Distance:
0.3 Miles / 0.5 km
Type:
Out-and-Back
Difficulty:
Easy
Time to Hike:
~9 minutes
Features:
Surface Type:
Universal Access
Park:
Robert H. Treman State Park
Town:
Ithaca, New York
Directions:
42.398063, -76.55688
Added:
November 11, 2019
Updated:
January 26, 2024
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48 '

Total Change
48 '

Ascent
48 '

Descent

The Lower Falls Trail at Robert H. Treman State Park in Ithaca, New York is an easy 0.3-mile out-and-back trail that leads to a large 40-foot tall waterfall.

This short paved trail is open year-round, giving hikers access to the beautiful Lower Falls cascade. The trail itself is very flat and very short. As it approaches the waterfall and public swimming area, the trail loops (not shown in the GPS data), as it runs both alongside the gorge canyon walls and alongside Enfield Creek.

At the waterfall, take in the views and/or take a swim in Enfield Creek during warmer months.

Parking
Hikers can find parking at the coordinates provided. The parking lot is large enough to fit dozens of cars.

Fee
Between the dates of April 20th to October 20th, the park charges a vehicle entry fee of $8, as of 2019. The fee is collected daily between 8:30AM and 6:00PM.

Pets
Dogs are allowed if leashed and their waste must be carried out by the hiker.

Explore 57 trails near Ithaca, NY
  1. Parking

    42.398063, -76.55688
  2. Main Trailhead

    42.397749, -76.557851
  3. Waterfall

    42.397219, -76.561067
    Waterfall
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0.3 miles / 0.5 km
Trail added
November 11, 2019
Hiked on
November 09, 2019
Updated on
January 26, 2024
0.3 miles / 0.5 km
November 09, 2019
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