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Whirlpool State Park - Niagara Falls

The entrance of the Niagara River into the Whirlpool with the last indication of the Whirlpool Rapids.

Whirlpool State Park
Located in Niagara County
Image Courtesy of NYS Office of Parks, Recreation, and Historic Preservation


Type: Park (Public)

Features: Niagara River Escarpment

Feature Type: Glacial

Reference: Identified as a unique geologic feature by the NYS
Geological Highway Map (NYS Museum, NYS Geological Survey)
For online reference please visit - www.nysga.net/Guidebooks.html

Quadrangle: Niagara Falls

Reason for Designation: Identified as a unique geologic feature by the
NYS Geological Highway Map (NYS Museum, NYS Geological Survey)