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Devil's Hole State Park

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Address
Niagara Scenic Parkway
Niagara Falls, NY 14305
Latitude 43.133179
Longitude -79.046173

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Pet Policy

A maximum of two pets are allowed in day use areas unless prohibited by sign or directive. Pets are to be supervised at all times and either be crated or on a leash not more than 6-feet in length. Proof of rabies inoculation shall be produced if requested by staff. Pets are not permitted in playgrounds, buildings, golf courses, boardwalks, pools and spray-grounds or guarded beaches (this does not apply to service animals).

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Devil's Hole State Park overlooks the Devil's Hole Rapids. The park has picnic areas, scenic overlooks and hiking trails, and is one of the more popular spots for fishing. A stone staircase leads down to the base of the gorge and the Devil's Hole Trail, which offers spectacular views of the rapids and gorge rock layers.

Pet Policy: A maximum of two pets are allowed in day use areas unless prohibited by sign or directive. Pets are to be supervised at all times and either be crated or on a leash not more than 6-feet in length. Proof of rabies inoculation shall be produced if requested by staff. Pets are not permitted in playgrounds, buildings, golf courses, boardwalks, pools and spray-grounds or guarded beaches (this does not apply to service animals).

Mailing Address
c/o Niagara Frontier Region
PO Box 1132Niagara Falls, NY 14303

Hours of Operation

  • Open year round.
  • Restroom Facilities are available mid-April through late October.

Fees & Rates

Most New York State Parks charge a vehicle use fee to enter the facility. Fees vary by location and season. A list of entry fees and other park use fees is available below. For fees not listed or to verify information, please contact the park directly.

The easy-to-use Empire Pass card is $80- and your key to all-season enjoyment with unlimited day-use entry at most facilities operated by State Parks and the State Dept. of Environmental Conservation including forests, beaches, trails and more. Purchase online or contact your favorite park for more information. Learn more about our Admission Programs including the Empire Pass.

  • General Park Usage/Vehicle Entry
  • No Fee
Sat 10 Dec
Trees Without Leaves
Saturday, December 10, 2022 01:00 PM - 03:00 PM
Devil's Hole State Park
Take a walk to Whirlpool State Park from Devil's Hole State Park and learn to identify trees by bark and twig. To register call (716) 282-5154.
Tue 03 Jan
Gorge-ous Trees
Tuesday, January 3, 2023 01:00 PM - 03:00 PM
Devil's Hole State Park
Learn about the winter ecology of the gorge and about its very old and very special trees, along the path from Devil's Hole State Park to Whirlpool State Park and back. For information and registration call (716) 282-5154.

Tue 10 Jan
Gorge-ous Trees
Tuesday, January 10, 2023 01:00 PM - 03:00 PM
Devil's Hole State Park
Learn about the winter ecology of the gorge and about its very old and very special trees, along the path from Devil's Hole State Park to Whirlpool State Park and back. For information and registration call (716) 282-5154.

Tue 17 Jan
Gorge-ous Trees
Tuesday, January 17, 2023 01:00 PM - 03:00 PM
Devil's Hole State Park
Learn about the winter ecology of the gorge and about its very old and very special trees, along the path from Devil's Hole State Park to Whirlpool State Park and back. For information and registration call (716) 282-5154.

Tue 24 Jan
Gorge-ous Trees
Tuesday, January 24, 2023 01:00 PM - 03:00 PM
Devil's Hole State Park
Learn about the winter ecology of the gorge and about its very old and very special trees, along the path from Devil's Hole State Park to Whirlpool State Park and back. For information and registration call (716) 282-5154.

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Amenities Information

  • Amenities
  • Fishing
  • Hiking
  • Snowshoeing/X-Country Skiing