Taughannock Falls State Park's namesake waterfall is one of the outstanding natural attractions of the Northeast. Taughannock Falls plunges 215 feet past rocky cliffs that tower nearly 400 feet above the gorge. Gorge and rim trails offer spectacular views from above and below the falls. The park offers hiking trails, a nearby beach, X-country skiing and ice skating ponds.
Union Falls in Yellowstone National Park. 15.6 miles - Moderate to Difficult. At a height of 260 feet, Union Falls is the second highest waterfall in Yellowstone. Its unique shape makes it one of the park's most picturesque landscapes. Combine this hike with a trip to Terraced Falls Trail and you'll enjoy a rewarding day in Yellowstone's Cascade Corner.