Canadian-Horseshoe Falls at Niagara Falls

Which Falls at Niagara Falls are the Largest?

The Canadian-Horseshoe Falls is the largest of the three falls at Niagara. It is 823 metres or 2,700 feet wide at the crest. The American Falls is 286.5 metres or 940 feet wide at the crest and drops drops between 27.5 to 36.5 metres or 90 and 120 feet to the rocks below. The Bridal Veil Falls also has a drop of 27.5 to 36.5 metres or 90 to 120 feet but is only 14 metres or 45 feet.

American Falls & Bridal Veil Falls at Niagara Falls
Nighttime at Niagara Falls with the lights shimmering on the water of the American and Bridal Veil Falls.
The Bridal Veil Falls at Niagara Falls
The Bridal Veil Falls is the small of the three Falls that comprise Niagara Falls. Here with tourists walking below.

Together, the width of all three Falls is 1,204 metres or 3,950 feet.

 

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