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How was niagara falls formed?

Niagara Falls was formed 12,000 years ago when melting glaciers began to form the large freshwater lakes now known as the Great Lakes. The water in Lake Erie ran downhill toward Lake Ontario, forming a river. This river crosses a ridge known as the Niagara Escarpment. The area where this river falls over the cliffs of the Niagara Escarpment is known as Niagara Falls.
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What Formed Niagara Falls?
when glaciers reseded at the end of the Wisconsin glaciation.  wiki.answers.com
How to Visit Niagara Falls.
1. Find a place to stay when you visit Niagara Falls. There are plenty of hotels that offer an excellent view of the falls. You can also find a number of Bed and breakfasts if that's more your style. Check out Niagarafallstourism.com for a list of  www.ehow.com
How to Fly to Niagara Falls.
1. Know the four airports that serve the region: Toronto Pearson International Airport (YYZ) about 1.5 hours to the north. Hamilton International Airport (YHM) about 1 hour to the north. Buffalo Niagara International Airport (BUF) about 30 minutes to  www.wikihow.com
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