Niagara Falls Canada

Daredevils of Niagara Falls – Part II

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Last year we wrote an article on some of the most famous daredevils of Niagara Falls, but got nowhere near covering all of the adrenaline junkies that have organized some amazing feats at the world renowned Falls. In last years article we mentioned Sam Patch, who drew a crowd of 10,000 spectators to watch him jump off a 125′ high platform into the Niagara River below; Annie Taylor, the first person to plunge over the Falls in a barrel at the age of 63; The Great Blondin, Maria Spelterini and Nik Wallenda, three daredevils who walked tightropes over the Niagara Gorge; and Will Gladd, the first person to ever iceclimb Niagara Falls in the winter of 2015. Continue reading…

Historic Niagara Falls Accidents

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Niagara Falls has long been a beautiful site for tourists from all over the world to take in. Being the most powerful waterfall in the world with endless tourist attractions to enjoy, Niagara Falls sees millions of visitors every year. But with such enormous natural forces at play, there is some degree of danger.

Throughout it’s tourism history there have been some incredible accidents in the Niagara Falls region. Luckily most of these have not been repeated making Niagara Falls a safe and amazing place for visitors to experience with their families. Continue reading…

Best Ways To Experience The Niagara Whirlpool

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Niagara Falls is a great place to visit to witness mother natures power at it’s best. Being the most powerful waterfall in the world, Niagara Falls is an incredible site to take in for any nature lover and thrill seeker. With several observation decks to view the magnificent falls, boat tours that get you up close […]

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Niagara Falls Festivals To Experience

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Niagara Falls Ontario is well known for its many attractions such as viewing the thunderous Horseshoe Falls from several vantage points, enjoying multiple entertainment options on Clifton Hill and exploring the beautiful surrounding areas. If you plan your trip accordingly, you can visit these world renowned attractions while also taking part in one of many […]

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Things To Do In Niagara Falls Ontario

Niagara Skywheel

Niagara Falls is a popular tourist destination located on the border of Ontario and New York state. It brings in millions of visitors per year who come mainly to see the magnificent beauty and power of Niagara falls through several tours including up close boat tours, several observation decks and even private helicopter tours. The […]

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Best Way to Observe Niagara Falls

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Niagara Falls is a world renowned tourist attraction which attracts over 20 million visitors per year, most of them visiting during the summer months. The falls themselves are actually a collection of three waterfalls named Horseshoe Falls, American Falls and Bridal Veil Falls, flowing from the Niagara River to the Niagara Gorge below. The combination […]

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Daredevils of Niagara Falls

barrel plunging

Niagara Falls refers to three waterfalls, in close proximity to one another, which are located on the southern end of Niagara Gorge, on the border of Ontario and New York. From smallest to largest, these three falls are named Bridal Veil Falls, American Falls and Horseshoe Falls. The combination of these three falls has the […]

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10 Things You Don’t Know About Niagara Falls

1969 American Falls Closure

Introduction To introduce Niagara Falls to any person living in Canada is absurd as it is one of the greatest places to visit. However, many people who visit Canada from abroad do not know much about Niagara Falls and this article will give you some secrets that even most Canadians are not aware of. We […]

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Two Unlucky Boaters in Niagara Falls Get Lucky

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On 25 August 2014, two boaters went out down the Niagara river but their boat ran into technical issues and drifted down the river into the restricted zone where boats or motor vehicles are prohibited! Their boat was not working and they had no way out.  They managed to anchor themselves somehow so the boat […]

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6 Attractions To See While Touring Niagara Falls

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Clifton Hill Clifton hill is the place to go if you are on a date, with friends, or are entertaining the little ones. There are endless attractions for kids and adults alike. Captain Jack’s Pirate Cove located on Clifton Hill offers Lazer Tag, Mini Putt, Lazer Maze, Time Freak and Cannon Blasters. A bonus for […]

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