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Address: Staten Island, NY
Activities: Canoeing

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The Narrows is located under the Verrazano Bridge span which was built in the mid-1960's. The best view is from the shores of Ft. Wadsworth or the Alice Austen House in Rosebank... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed July 8, 2015
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Staten Island, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2015

The Narrows is located under the Verrazano Bridge span which was built in the mid-1960's. The best view is from the shores of Ft. Wadsworth or the Alice Austen House in Rosebank, Staten Island, New York. If one is lucky, you can see the huge new cruise ships coming in or going out to sea. Across the way is Ft.... More 

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Clarksville, Tennessee
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2015

A lovely day in Staten Island looking over the Narrows from Fort Wadsworth with the Verrazano Bridge in the background. Didn't spend too much time here as it was getting late. Manhattan can be viewed from this spot. Lots of history here.

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Staten Island, New York
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 23, 2014

This out of the way place has been around Staten Island for a great many years and is really valued by the repeat patrons that have been attending it for all those years. A warm place to have a drink with friends or a nice, well prepared meal.

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Plainfield, New Jersey
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 6, 2012

Went over this bridge many times going from Staten Island to Brooklyn. This picture looks different for some reason then what is looks like now. unless I just cant see the details, but there are different levels to it and I never had an issue with backups, although I never took it during rush hour.

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Address: Staten Island, NY
Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Staten Island

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