The Finds at the Bottom Of The Niagara Falls

Origin of the Waterfall

Image Credits: Getty Images/Alinari Archives/Notman & Son

Image Credits: Getty Images/Alinari Archives/Notman & Son

The waterfall was believed to be formed around 12,000 years ago, at the end of the Ice Age when the ice melted and flowed into the Niagara River. And through years of erosion and periodic rock-falls, it slowly became the waterfall that we know of today. It was first discovered by the Native Americans in the area, who also harnessed its power.

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