Wallenda To Take On Niagara Falls On Tightrope

NIAGARA FALLS, N.Y. (AP) -- Nik Wallenda can't visit a new place without envisioning a wire strung high above his head: Linking buildings, landmarks, nations. Even as a 6-year-old at Niagara Falls with his parents, he pictured walking a tightrope over the raging, whitewater maw....

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    Wallenda is known for his daring wirewalks over Niagara Falls, the Grand Canyon and most recently, over the Chicago skyline while blindfolded.
    12/17/2014 - 3:34 pm | View Link
  • EDITORIAL: Niagara Experience Center is an idea worth supporting - Niagara Gazette
    ... and that is to build the Niagara Experience Center, just outside of Niagara Falls State Park. ... the raging waters with daredevil Nik ...
    12/11/2014 - 6:08 am | View Link
  • Gromosiak relentless in quest to build Experience Center of Niagara - Niagara Gazette
    ... you want to see Nik Wallenda cross the falls on ... adding that Niagara Falls would do well to consider building something similar. “The ...
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  • Niagara Falls remembers Nik Wallenda walk
    NIAGARA FALLS - Nik Wallenda’s 2012 walk across Niagara Falls will be permanently remembered in the place where his crossing began. A 4.5-foot-high limestone and bronze monument, with a piece of the wire used in Wallenda’s feat affixed to the top, was ...
    07/6/2014 - 10:48 pm | View Link
  • With Niagara Falls tightrope walk Nik Wallenda steps into history
    As far as feats of derring-do go, they don't get much more primal or more terrifying. Man versus nature, a famous acrobat pitted against an ancient gorge filled with a gazillion gallons of cascading water. And only a slippery, swaying high-wire, one the ...
    06/16/2012 - 2:25 am | View Link
  • Daredevil Nik Wallenda completes Niagara Falls tightrope walk
    (AP) NIAGARA FALLS, Ontario - Daredevil Nik Wallenda became the first person to walk on a tightrope across the Niagara Falls, taking steady, measured steps Friday night for 1,800 feet across the mist-fogged brink of the roaring falls separating the U.S ...
    06/15/2012 - 8:30 pm | View Link
  • Daredevil Takes a Successful Walk Across a Popular Void
    NIAGARA FALLS, Ontario — Nik Wallenda became the first man to walk over the Niagara Gorge in 116 years Friday night — and the first ever to walk right over the falls. He started just after 10 p.m. in mist so thick he was not visible on the Canadian ...
    06/15/2012 - 6:08 pm | View Link
  • And he DID look down! Tightrope hero is first to conquer Niagara for more than a century
    An American stuntman has become the first person in more than a century to cross the Niagara Falls on a tightrope. Nik Wallenda, 33, was watched by an estimated one billion TV viewers and more than 125,000 sightseers at the famous gorge. He took 25 minutes ...
    06/15/2012 - 3:18 pm | View Link
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  • Nik Wallenda walks over Niagara Falls 2012
    Nik Wallenda walks on wire across Niagara Falls Canada in the event of the Century 2012. http://www.niagarafallstourism.com
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  • Megastunts: Nik Wallenda Takes the First Step in His ...
    Watch Nik Wallenda take his first step on the wire.
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  • Niagara Falls tightrope walk 2012: Walker Nik Wallenda ...
    An American stuntman has become the first person in more than a century to cross the Niagara Falls on a tightrope. Nik Wallenda, 33, was watched by an estimated one ...
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