Only in Your State ranked the seven wonders of New York state, and we thought we'd take a look to see how close the wonders of New York are to us.

Of course, Niagara Falls is on the list and it's right here, but there are a lot of other things that you can do on a day trip. After all, New York state is one of the most beautiful states in the country and you can get a lot of places in a couple hours. So let's take a look at Only in Your State's top wonders of New York, and how far of a drive they are from Buffalo, NY.

  • 1

    Niagara Falls

    30 Minutes from Buffalo, NY

    Around 750,000 gallons of water falow over Niagara Falls every second. It is America's oldest state park and it is ust a short drive away.

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  • 2

    Letchworth State Park

    1.5 Hours

    Letchworth State Park is known as the Grand Canyon of the East. The Genesee River roars through the gorge, creating three waterfalls as high as 600 feet. There are 66 miles of hiking trails.

  • 3

    Chimney Bluffs State Park

    2 Hours, 10 Minutes

    Located in the Finger Lakes region, Chimney Bluffs lies on Lake Ontario.

  • 4

    Watkins Glen State Park

    2.5 Hours

    Watkins Glen State Park is the most famous of the Finger Lakes State Park. It features 19 waterfalls.

  • 5

    Howe Caverns

    4 Hours, 20 Minutes
  • 6

    The Shawangunk Ridge

  • 7

    The Adirondack Park