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Address: Middletown Road and Bruckner Blvd., Bronx, NY 10465
Phone Number: 719-885-1258
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Sun - Sat 10:00 am - 6:00 pm
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This city park has a variety of habitats including forests, meadows, mixed...

This city park has a variety of habitats including forests, meadows, mixed scrub, salt marsh and a stretch of saltwater coastline, which makes this an excellent place for hiking, birdwatching and viewing wildlife.

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Walk in along the shore - Hunter Island

The Park is great for walks. From the middle of the north end of the parking lot of Ocean Beach you find the trail. It trails the bay and shore. In the afternoon of a weekday I... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed yesterday
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Helsinki, Finland
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

The Park is great for walks. From the middle of the north end of the parking lot of Ocean Beach you find the trail. It trails the bay and shore. In the afternoon of a weekday I met less than 10 people during my 2 mile walk. Couldn't find a suitable map or guide of trail, but using the app... More 

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Bronx, New York
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Alot of families having picnics on the Weekends! Get there early if your going to have a large gathering! Street parking available, restrooms limited, wheelchair accessible. #6 train, small distance from the park. They have a large baseball field. Walking track and play ground.

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Bronx, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

my grandchildren live near by and so they go there to bike ride, walk around and even see baseball practice

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Bronx, New York
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2016

Nothing amazing about it. but bicycle trails are great peddling through lush green trails. Also has a miniature golf course where you can sit and have a refreshing drink.

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New York City, New York
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2016

Pelham Bay Park is the largest NYC park. It has a public golf course, Bartow Mansion; Horseback riding; Beach and lots more.

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Surrey, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 11, 2016

Take the 6 Local subway out to the end of the line - you won't be disappointed! Wonderful open green space stretching for miles. Areas for tennis, baseball etc and picnic areas and designated BBQ zones as well (with BBQ ovens provided). Very peaceful mid-week, probably v v popular with the locals at weekends - and so it should be!... More 

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New York City, New York
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 9, 2016

I go to play baseball, its very convenient since there is places for the family to stay if they don't want to play or watch you play. Kids go wild and crazy with all the space.

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Los Angeles, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 24, 2016

The entire park area is massive, so there should be something in the area for nearly eeryone. There's Orchard Beach, lots of great playgrounds for the kids, green space to hang out in, picnic areas with grills and picnic tables, and probably more I don't know about, since that's all I saw of the park. Definitely worth checking out if... More 

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Isla Mujeres, Mexico
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 19, 2016

That's what the cab drivers always say when they arrive at the green oasis that is very much the Bronx. Acres of trails that line the Long Island Sound and feature many of the birds that call this sanctuary home. Biking, picnicking, roller blading, swimming at the beach or enjoying the concerts... If you live in New York City or... More 

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Bronx, New York
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2016 via mobile

For years I lived blocks away from the park. It's a nice park to visit if your close by. I wouldn't travel to go there. I mean there's some bird watching that goes on. There's a track a few baseball fields and basketball courts. Now there are some trails that like takes you through the wooded areas of the park... More 

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