• Niagara Falls has a new viewing platform that's open in the winter and lets you get right up to the freezing waterfalls - here's what it's like to visit

    6 days ago - By Business Insider

    Niagara Falls' Cave of the Winds experience lets you get right up to the falls.
    It was previously only accessible in summer months, but a newly built viewing platform makes the experience available in the winter, too .
    In early March, I took a trip to see the falls. The icicles, snow-covered trees, and frozen blue ice mounds were beautiful.
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    Living in Western New York, I sometimes forget that we have a natural world wonder basically in our backyard: Niagara Falls.
    There are many ways to view the falls, like a simple hike through the park...
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