ECO LOOP WALKING TOUR
Take a guided audio walking tour around the new EcoLoop. You’ll enjoy spectacular views of Rochester’s High Falls Gorge from two different bridges spanning the Genesee River. Explore the sites of some of Rochester’s historic industrial development, including the world’s first marshmallow factory, while you learn about recycling in Rochester more than a hundred years ago and the importance of biodiversity and pollinators today.
LOWER FALLS WALKING TOUR
This narrated tour guides you past a spectacular 110’ waterfall and then over a hydro power station. It also shows you a nationally accredited rose garden and takes you to the end of the underground railroad.
Sustainability helps create and maintain the conditions under which humans and nature can exist in harmony to support present and future generations. Use the Tour Blend app to explore sustainability projects underway at I-Square in Irondequoit, Greentopia at the High Falls, and at Rochester Institute of Technology.
ROCHESTER’S HIGH FALLS
Take a narrated tour around High Falls, which powered the early development of Rochester. See where races diverted water from above the falls and turned waterwheels that powered flour mills and factories. Hear about the final jump of Sam Patch and enjoy spectacular views of the falls from several locations.