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Griffis Sculpture Park

Ashford Hollow, Ellicottville, NY
+1 716-667-2808
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Nice Hike and Photo Ops

This was a nice hike combined with some fun photo ops. The trails are uphill at the beginning... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
ELHRDH
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Rochester, New York
This place is creepy

At first this seems like a quirky park with a beautiful trail and sculptures. As you get deeper... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
mishkooooo
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Ashford Hollow, Ellicottville, NY
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Reviewed 3 days ago

This was a nice hike combined with some fun photo ops. The trails are uphill at the beginning, with some tree roots so that you have to watch your step. All the trails were well groomed, and if you stay within the parameters of the...More

Thank ELHRDH
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

At first this seems like a quirky park with a beautiful trail and sculptures. As you get deeper into the park it gets weirder. Once you get to the bathers you feel like you're in a clockwork orange. It's really creepy and weird. The trails...More

2  Thank mishkooooo
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The park is split into two sections, each roughly a mile or more from each other. One has the large towering sculptures and the other is of "smaller", although still pretty big, sculptures in the mill creek area. We only visited the mill creek section....More

Thank cathyb738
Reviewed 12 August 2017

Three of us decided to walk in the parks. Although we really enjoyed the sculptures, the trails were poorly marked, and we got lost.Took a wrong turn by the "heads of the family" sculptures Ended up 6 miles from the park, and was gratefully rescued...More

1  Thank CSWEENEYNY
Reviewed 11 August 2017

Tired the kids out. Go every year. Two parts of park, dont miss both. Can climb on a bunch of them. Few might need some clothes,

1  Thank firefighter122
Reviewed 10 August 2017

There were many life-like sculptures and some fanciful statues, plus at least one the kids could walk up into. Prepare for a lot of walking. A large area with picnic tables by the parking lot was a good place for lunch.

Thank honic2017
Reviewed 10 August 2017

Worth the drive up the big hill. The statues would look amazing in the winter with snow on the ground.

Thank Sue H
Reviewed 9 August 2017

This if off the beaten path but a great park. While driving there, you may feel as if you are going the wrong way! ha ha. Follow your GPS and you'll get there... some roads are dirt and seasonal. Park is $5 honor system admission....More

Thank RBE14059
Reviewed 20 July 2017 via mobile

I was excited when some friends invited me to come here to see a concert, 10,000 Maniacs, I've wanted to check out this park so it was a win-win. The park is 450 acres, so I didn't cover the whole grounds, but the sculptures/ statues...More

Thank Julie C
Reviewed 9 July 2017 via mobile

For my daughters 14th birthday she wanted to show her friends our "winter home" and this structure park had to be included. Not only is it a great place to bring a picnic lunch (there are tables where you park) or just walk around, but...More

Thank Tammy E
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cecustard
25 January 2017|
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Response from GRACE K | Reviewed this property |
I would mirror the information given in the previous 2 responses...regarding picnic tables, there wasn't accommodation for that when we visited last fall. Also, washroom facilities seemed pretty basic (we didn't use them... More
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Jackie B
3 August 2015|
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Response from FriendlyTripper | Reviewed this property |
As others have posted, there are picnic tables scattered around the fields and there are also some benches to use for rest and contemplation. No grills for a barbeque but we enjoyed a sandwich picnic and beverages. The place... More
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Erin S
10 May 2015|
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Response from urkidding24689 | Reviewed this property |
That would be quite difficult.
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