Great place to view the Niagara River Rapids and the Whirlpool. It also serves as a trail head for a walk along the top of the Gorge and down into the Gorge. Great place for a picnic and relaxing too.
Travelling to Whirlpool State Park is breathtaking and the views are awesome! However, do not go during the late fall to early spring time period. You cannot utilize the restrooms or water during these times. While understandable during the cold winter months, a view such as this needs to be accessible and useable for all people throughout the year.
The Whirlpool was fascinating. It's like an optical illusion you could look at for hours. If you are visiting you should see it, it's something you will remember and it's a great photo opportunity. As for the State Park, it's really clean and well kept and there are restrooms also.
wont call it a must visit place. We were at Niagara Falls, had time to kill and so too an organised tour of the place and saw this. If you have time, you can visit else you wont miss much if you skip it.
Stopped by quickly before leaving town. It is a beautiful little park with great views. It was chilly, so we didn't stay too long. Would've liked to walk the trails more, and go down to the water.
My parents and I visited here just a few weeks ago. It was very cold, and the gorge seems to create high winds, so if you visit in the winter, bundle up! The park itself is very well maintained. Plenty of paths and places to sit. There is a nice pavilion with picnic tables right near the parking lot with... 更多