Civics Lessons for Students

Niagara Falls Tour, Page 2

Niagara River Escarpment

What river is this?

  • It is the Niagara River.
  • It is a fast moving river that slopes downward with rock formations that look like steps.


Aero Cable Car

Can people ride over Niagara River in this special cable car?

  • Yes, they can.
  • Thirty-five people can fit and the trip takes about ten minutes.



What are these people doing?

  • They are getting closer to the water.
  • They are wearing yellow raincoats to keep their clothes dry.


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