On July 2, 1879, workmen digging a road near the Taughannock House, a tourist hotel at the Taughannock Falls overlook, uncovered an apparent petrified man thought to be thousands of years old. And people came by the thousands to marvel at it. Find out the story of the Taughannock Giant, and the NEW Taughannock Giant, in this encore episode (223) of Walk in the Park from 2019. (Taughannock Falls is located in the NY State Park of the same name, near Trumansburg, NY, in New York's Finger Lakes region.
Walk in the Park is a non-commercial, public access, half-hour television series shown on cable channel 13 in Ithaca, NY. Walk in the Park is produced as a public service by Tony Ingraham, Owl Gorge Productions, Owlgorge.com. See more episodes online at https://walkinthepark.tv. Owl Gorge Productions is a partner business in the Finger Lakes Tourism Alliance.