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Chimney Bluffs State Park - Glacial Till

Chimney Bluffs State Park - Close-up showing glacial till

Chimney Bluffs State Park
Located in Wayne County
Image courtesy of Laurie VanVleet, Ithaca City School District


Tupe: Cliff.

Features: Bluffs were formed from drumlins; erosion has caused razor-sharp pinnacles.

Feaature Type: Glacial.

Reference: NYS Geological Association Field Trip Guidebook, 72nd Annual Meeting 2000;
Glacial Features of the Western Finger Lakes Landscape/

Reason for Designation: Identified as a site of geologic interest by the NYS Geological Highway Map
(NYS Museum, NYS Geological Survey)