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Address: 4-09 47th Road, Long Island City, NY 11101
Phone Number: +1 718 7866385
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Nice park over looking the east river. Very clean, and that's where you can see the Long Island city gantries

5 of 5 starsReviewed March 23, 2015
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 23, 2015

Nice park over looking the east river. Very clean, and that's where you can see the Long Island city gantries

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New York City, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

Great place to run, bike skate and get a view of the NYC skyline that is second to none! Bring your dog to the dog park or have coffee by the water. Places for kids to play and for adults to sit and enjoy the sunshine. Do not leave LIC without coming here. Watch the ferry cross the river, or... More 

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New York City, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

This is what a park should be: So much space, built in lounge chairs and benches, big field space, piers to walk out on, playgrounds for kids, and the best views of the city.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 7, 2015

go have a beer by the ferry, enjoy the dog park and watch them play king of the hill. Lots of restaurants and bars in the neighborhood on Vernon Blvd.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 5, 2015

Gorgeous views of the east-side Manhattan skyline here. Just walk out onto one of the piers that jut into the East River, and feast your eyes, day or night. Such fun to take in the scene on the Queens side, too, as there is a park and in the warmer weather, lots of activity. Parking is a pain, which is... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 2, 2015

If walking to the Vernon Blvd Metro it´s worth a 10-15 min detour for the nice views of Manhattan and some good photo opportunities. Playground for the kids as well. Freezing cold in February though.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 3, 2015

Great views over Manhattan. Perfect place for a picnic in the spring/summertime. Just a little walk from the subway

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 3, 2014

Even though the view is what draws people in, the park itself is worth the trip. There are many elements to this park, including walking paths and sidewalks along side the East River, benches and "lounge" chairs; fishing piers, playgrounds, gardens and the ferry launch. It's beautiful; an inventive use of the Riverside and the old gantries.

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Auburn, New York
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 22, 2014

Walked along the waterfront here on a recent trip to a LIC neighborhood. Even though it was November there were still a few roses hanging on. Saw ducks and squirrels. We watched boats on the river. A nice quiet place in a busy city.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 13, 2014

Great spot to see amazing views of manhattan. Nice place to just take a walk and relax. Parking in the area is very difficult.

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