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Letchworth State Park is located 50 miles south of Rochester in the valley of the
In the park, there is 17 miles of deep winding canyons which have been carved by the river. The river is approximately 600 feet below the sheer cliffs.
The precipitous walls of the gorge, with the river winding below, the plunge and spray of 3 water falls and the forest cover of the brink and slopes, make it one of the most notable examples of waterfall and gorge scenery in the Eastern US.
This has been the site of the last campout of the year for the New York Mekker's for many years.