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Address: Poillon Avenue, (between Amboy Road and Hylan Boulevard), Staten Island, NY 10312
Phone Number: 718-967-3542
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Great place for a picnic.

We had our children's Pre-K graduation class party at the pavilion here. My wife needed to secure a permit with the city about 30 days in advance and the class mother arranged... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed June 14, 2015
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Staten Island, New York
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Staten Island, New York
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 105 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2015

We had our children's Pre-K graduation class party at the pavilion here. My wife needed to secure a permit with the city about 30 days in advance and the class mother arranged the food. It was perfect for all the children to play outside in a contained area. A city park ranger brought outside various animals for the children to... More 

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Staten Island, New York
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 28, 2015 via mobile

Attended a Protectors of Pine Oak Woods meeting here celebrating their 40th Anniversary. They seem to be quite involved with this State Park. I am looking forward to returning during the fair weather to hike the trails.

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Staten Island, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2013

Easily navigated trails, can't get lost if you tried but balanced with wonderful chances to see Staten Island's rich wildlife and plant! Numerous trails allows for walks from 10 minutes long to all afternoon. Programs and nature guides available on the weekends are simply the best on Staten Island.

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

Thought it would be nice to setup and fish in the river to catch some heron for bait for other fish. Atmosphere was serence and forest was clean.

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Staten Island, New York
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11 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2012

My dad and I go to take pictures there all the time. It is absolutely beautiful!

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Staten Island, New York
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 28, 2012

Blue Heron is a nice park and Education Center. There are lots of programs for the community that are either free or low cost and the trails are well maintained. The trails are suitable for all fitness and age levels. There are even puppet shows and a mini summer camp held there. The education center houses a few animals and... More 

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Staten Island, New York
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2011

the trails at this park are nice. it is never crowded so its easy to run through. also there is a nature center with bathrooms,benches, water fountains, and even animals

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Address: Poillon Avenue, (between Amboy Road and Hylan Boulevard), Staten Island, NY 10312
Phone Number: 718-967-3542
Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Staten Island

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