An hour long tour with more numbers comparing how big the dam is or how much water it can hold or how much water flows through it that it was hard to grasp. We saw the front of the dam from the top, the back...更多
This is a great tour with extremely knowledgeable guides. It operates twice in weekends and once each weekday, bit is limited to 30 persons per tour so get there early. This is a military installation so photos are permitted outside and on the bridge of...更多
On the northern end of Letchworth State Park is the Mount Morris Dam. I did not have time to do the tour, but I talked with people who did it, and they say it is very much worth being in the bowels of this concrete...更多
I had never seen a "dry dam" before. This is a huge structure that is visible from an overlook which is accessible by car. You get an excellent view of the canyon and the dam. There is a bulletin board with interesting information about the...更多
This is one of the few "dry dams" in America. Not to hold water back for a reservoir, but to prevent flooding downstream of Mt. Morris and other towns nearby. Do take time in the Visitor Center to see what the Army Corp of Engineers...更多
At the north entry to Letworth State Park this is the first stop. Nothing too exciting to view. Access to the top of the dam is possible on the south side of the river. OK stop as part of the state park but wouldn't make...更多
I suppose it is difficult to visit Letchworth State Park in New York without seeing the Mt. Morris Dam.
We entered the park at the Mt. Morris entrance and the Dam was about the first thing we saw. We were surprised, we were expecting to...更多